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Rockies' bats key 13-3 win over Pirates

Rockies' bats key 13-3 win over Pirates

The Colorado Rockies rode a seven-run sixth inning to rout the Pirates 13-3 on Sunday afternoon.

Rockies beat Pirates 7-3 after benches empty

Rockies beat Pirates 7-3 after benches empty

German Marquez matched a career best with nine strikeouts in seven solid innings and also became the latest Rockies pitcher to hit a Pirates batter with a pitch as Colorado beat Pittsburgh 7-3 on Saturday night

For Francisco Cervelli, the fight for freedom in Venezuela is real

For Francisco Cervelli, the fight for freedom in Venezuela is real

Francisco Cervelli is as passionate about the current state of Venezuela as anybody you'll find. After Monday's unofficial referendum, in which over 7 million Venezuelans voted against the current government, condemning its rule, the Pirates' catcher spoke passionately about the movement, his country's state of affairs and the future of Venezuela.

Despite jockey differences, Irap continues to win

Despite jockey differences, Irap continues to win

After a brutal Kentucky Derby, Irap has rallied back to win the Ohio and Indiana Derby's, winning under all circumstances and making his case as the best three-year-old racehorse in North America.

Bell's growth has been fun to watch

Bell's growth has been fun to watch

Josh Bell had not hit a walk-off home run since he was a member of the Altoona Curve in 2015. He changed that Friday with a soaring shot for the left field loonies.

Penguins coaching news: Recchi replaces Tocchet, Gonchar hired as full-time assistant

Penguins coaching news: Recchi replaces Tocchet, Gonchar hired as full-time assistant

The Penguins lost assistant Rick Tocchet to the Arizona Coyotes, but added two long-time NHL stars and team standouts when they hired Mark Recchi and Sergei Gonchar.

DENVER (AP) -- A rough first inning could have meant an early exit for Pittsburgh starter Trevor Williams.

PITTSBURGH (AP) -- The Pittsburgh Pirates spent a good portion of the first half of the season trying -- and failing -- to find any sort of traction.

Those palpitating Pirates were at it again Wednesday night.

PITTSBURGH (AP) -- Starling Marte could feel the jitters as he darted out of the dugout and onto the field in a major league game for the first time in three months.

THE BIG STORY: The Pirates were carried Monday by Gregory Polanco, who went 4-4 with a pair of runs and run scoring doubles.

Pittsburgh Penguins' fans turned up nearly 650,000 strong -- believed to be the largest crowd in Pittsburgh history -- to celebrate the team's fifth Stanley Cup on Wednesday afternoon.

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