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Tuesday September 2 2014
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Locke struggles in second game of Cardinals series

Locke struggles in second game of Cardinals series

Jeff Locke allowed five runs on five walks and four hits in just three innings of work, putting the Pirates behind the Cardinals early in the second game of their three-game set in St. Louis.

Casting a Wide Net

Casting a Wide Net

One topic that usually floats around the Pittsburgh Penguins organization is the discussion of goaltenders. Or more specifically, the next goaltender. As in the one after Marc-Andre Fleury.

Pitt manhandles Delaware 62-0 in season opener

Pitt manhandles Delaware 62-0 in season opener

James Conner rushed for 153 yards and four touchdowns on just 14 carries as Pitt scored six first-half touchdowns and cruised to a 62-0 blowout victory over Delaware Saturday afternoon at Heinz Field.

Ficken’s kick gives Lions the win in Ireland

Ficken’s kick gives Lions the win in Ireland

Sam Ficken kicked a 36-yard field goal as time expired to lift Penn State over Central Florida 26-24 in Ireland on Saturday morning.

Up Close with Paul Chryst: Previewing the Season

Up Close with Paul Chryst: Previewing the Season

Pitt head coach Paul Chryst talked with the media last month in Greensboro, NC, and previewed the Panthers' upcoming about the upcoming season.

America's Favorite Pastime: A Song About Dock Ellis and His Infamous No-Hitter

America's Favorite Pastime: A Song About Dock Ellis and His Infamous No-Hitter

Dock Ellis is a deceased former Pirates' pitcher who passed away nearly five years ago. Todd Snider is a 46-year-old singer-songwriter from Portland, Oregon, who plays country-tinged rock-n-roll. What are these two doing in the same article on a sports web site?

September is here, and for the second straight season, the once-hopeless franchise known as the Pittsburgh Pirates is right in the middle of a playoff race.

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Matt Holliday's go-ahead single with one out in the seventh powered the Cardinals to the win at Busch Stadium.

Despite a solid pitching effort from Francisco Liriano and early home runs from Josh Harrison and Jordy Mercer, the Pirates were unable to hold on to an early lead and complete the sweep of the Cin

Playing the second leg of a weekend road trip, the Pittsburgh Riverhounds fell to the Charleston Battery, 4-0, at Blackbaud Stadium on Saturday night.

Hudson, the Tigers leading returning rusher, scored on a 44-yard run to give his squad an early 7-0 lead.

Luptak, filling in for injured star Dane Jackson, capped an excellent night with the last second TD.

Paul Chryst sat at a table in Greensboro, North Carolina, answering questions from the media. The third-year Pitt head coach was certainly anxious to wrap up the interview session and catch his plane back to Pittsburgh, but he was also at ease.
Editor's DeskFeature OnePitt Football
Quarterback Amos Luptak ran 7 yards for a TD with a second left and Quaker Valley beat Keystone Oaks 25-19 in the CoGo's Feature Matchup Friday night.
Feature TwoHigh SchoolPress Room
McKeesport rode junior running back Khaleke "Hit Man" Hudson to a romp over visiting Connellsville, as the 6-foot-0, 210-pounder rumbled for 340 yards and five touchdowns to lead the Tigers to a 36-7 rout.
Feature ThreeHigh SchoolPress Room
When Pirates outfielder Gregory Polanco was called up from Triple-A Indianapolis June 10, he made an immediate impact, going on a 14-game hitting streak and adding a consistent bat at the top of the lineup.
Feature FourNorth Shore Notes
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Pitt head coach Paul Chryst talked with the media last month in Greensboro, NC, and previewed the Panthers' upcoming about the upcoming season.
Custom 1Pitt FootballTop Story
A quick glimpse at the 2014 Pitt football teams reveals some major red flags. A veteran quarterback and the program's all-time leading wide receiver have departed for the NFL.
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After 45 years of one head coach and two more of another, a different figure will be pacing up and down the sidelines at Beaver Stadium this season.
Custom 3Penn State
The last two years have not been what WVU football fans were expecting. Ever since the Mountaineers made the switch to the Big 12, their success has slowly dwindled.
Custom 4WVU