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Mercer's grand slam leads Pirates over Brewers

Mercer's grand slam leads Pirates over Brewers

Jordy Mercer’s first career grand slam capped a five-run sixth inning that started with two errors by Milwaukee third baseman Jonathan Villar, and the Pittsburgh Pirates held on for a 5-3 win on Friday night over the Brewers.

Starters have big game in Steelers win over Saints

Starters have big game in Steelers win over Saints

Ben Roethlisberger and Landry Jones combined to complete 31 of 39 passes for 354 yards and three touchdowns as the Steelers beat the Saints 27-14 in preseason action.

3rd and 10 with NFL Official Joe Larrew

3rd and 10 with NFL Official Joe Larrew

Joe Larrew is an NFL side judge entering his 15th year in the league. The St. Louis native works on Ed Hochuli's crew and met with the Pittsburgh media at training camp last month to answer questions regarding rule changes in the NFL this year.

McCutchen leads Pirates over Brewers

McCutchen leads Pirates over Brewers

Andrew McCutchen homered and drove in three runs, including the game-winner in the 10th inning, as the Pirates beat Milwaukee 3-2 in Miller Park on Thursday night.

Pirates reload while still gunning for playoffs

Pirates reload while still gunning for playoffs

After a weekend of letting winnable games get away, Pirates fans got some good news Monday afternoon when the club announced an extension with infielder David Freese.

College Football: Preseason Top 25

College Football: Preseason Top 25

College football is one week away, as Hawaii and Cal open the 2016 season in Sydney, Australia next Friday. The local teams don't kick things off until Labor Day weekend, but PSR has our preseason rankings together already.

Cole (7-9) started strong, recording a 1-2-3 inning in the first for the first time since April 21. From there he struggled, starting with a second inning two run homer by Evan Gattis.

Nova (3-0) has become a reliable starter for the Pirates since being picked up at the trade deadline.

The loss continued the trend of the Pirates’ offense not producing despite quality outings from the starters.

Bell’s second stint in Pittsburgh is finally underway, and the Pirates will need him to produce to stay in the wild card race.

Nicasio and Locke are in the bullpen and Liriano and Niese have been traded.

Craig began his pro career with the West Virginia Black Bears of the mid-season New York Penn League and carried a .246 average, with one homer and 14 RBI, through his first 38 games.

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Bob Prince was best known as the voice of the PIttsburgh Pirates for 28 years, but it was not the only job he had over his Hall of Fame career. “The Gunner” also called Steelers and Penguins games at different times during his career and was part of the NBC broadcast team for the 1965 All-Star Game.
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