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Freese Please

Freese Please

After Monday’s game, the Pirates only have three more home games before the All-Star break, and both the AL and NL rosters will be announced before then.

Dodgers avoid sweep with 5-4 win over Pirates

Dodgers avoid sweep with 5-4 win over Pirates

The Pirates scored four in the first but the Dodgers rallied with a four-spot in the fifth as LA avoided a four-game series sweep, beating the Bucs 5-4 on Monday afternoon at PNC Park.

Year of the Rookie

Year of the Rookie

For years, the Pirates have been touted as having one of the best farm systems in baseball. It’s finally being put to use in 2016.

NHL Free Agent Watch

NHL Free Agent Watch

With the Stanley Cup beginning its summer tour with the Pittsburgh Penguins, the NHL now turns to the offseason. Teams across the league are looking to re-sign some of their own players, as well as make a splash in the free agent market.

Pitchers in Peril

Pitchers in Peril

In their last 10 losses, the Pirates have allowed 82 runs. Technically, Wednesday’s 7-6 loss where they blew an early 6-1 lead was a better than average performance in that stretch.

Penguins Free Agent Watch

Penguins Free Agent Watch

After winning the fourth Stanley Cup in franchise history earlier this month, the Pittsburgh Penguins should be able to defend their title with most of the roster intact. Pittsburgh has only seven players set to become free agents, two of whom are restricted.

The Dodgers left-handed starter is in the midst of one of baseball’s all-time best seasons. The lefty entered Sunday night’s game with an 11-1 record and a 1.57 ERA.

Kuhl said he got plenty of messages before the game that told him “good luck against that guy.”

In baseball, there are some nights where the pitching has to compensate for a lack of hitting. There are others where the batters have to bail out their starting pitcher.

Under the cover of darkness, Hurdle’s wife, Karla, secretly flew in Clint Sr. and Louise from Florida just in case the Pirates manager notched his 1,000th career win over the weekend.

Hurdle’s dad was able to make the game after his wife organized an impromptu family gathering.

“It was a very interesting way to get there tonight,” Hurdle said on the win.

PITTSBURGH (AP) -- A makeshift lineup was more than enough for the San Francisco Giants.

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