Team Logo. The Macon Pirates were a team in the South Atlantic League. They were the Low-A affiliate of the Pittsburgh Pirates. They left the league in 1987 and came back as the Macon Braves in 1991. Retrieved from "https://prosportsteams.fandom.com/wiki/Macon_Pirates?oldid=17135" Categories: Former SAL Teams Teams in Georgia Teams in Macon Community content is available under CC-BY-SA unless otherwise noted.