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Pittsburgh Pirates sign Make-a-Wish kid to one-day-contract - Washington Post (blog)

5 hours 49 min ago

Pittsburgh Pirates sign Make-a-Wish kid to one-day-contract
Washington Post (blog)
No matter your team allegiance, you've got to respect the Pittsburgh's Pirates latest signing — 12-year-old Matthew Beichner. Beichner, who might be the Pirates' biggest fan, is battling cancer, and his one wish was to meet Andrew McCutchen. But the ...

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Pittsburgh Pirates: Hottest Team In National League Takes Show On Road - City of Champions

6 hours 24 min ago

Belleville News Democrat

Pittsburgh Pirates: Hottest Team In National League Takes Show On Road
City of Champions
Jul 23, 2014; Pittsburgh, PA, USA; Pittsburgh Pirates center fielder Andrew McCutchen (22) reacts at second base after hitting an RBI double against the Los Angeles Dodgers during the seventh inning at PNC Park. The Pirates won 6-1. Mandatory Credit: ...
Pirates jump on Haren early, top Dodgers 6-1Belleville News Democrat
MLB: Pittsburgh Pirates overwhelm Los Angeles DodgersInside Bay Area

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Pirates Neil Walker Is Gonna Get Paid - Rum Bunter

8 hours 59 min ago

Pirates Neil Walker Is Gonna Get Paid
Rum Bunter
The Pittsburgh Kid has 19 hits against lefties, batting average of .292, and all of this comes after getting just 18 hits in limited opportunities against southpaws last season. Looking deeper at Walker's season he has a wRC+ of 135 and Fangraphs has ...

Three Rivers…One Show Podcast: Pittsburgh Pirates Heat Up In Time For Trade ... - City of Champions

11 hours 18 min ago

Fox News

Three Rivers…One Show Podcast: Pittsburgh Pirates Heat Up In Time For Trade ...
City of Champions
The trio tackle the Pittsburgh Pirates' hot play coming out of the all-star break and how that might affect their approach at the upcoming MLB trade deadline. Should they pursue more pitching or an extra hitter? Also, commissioner Bud Selig visited PNC ...
Selig still waiting on Tommy John reportCT Post

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Pirates: Cheese Chester Out 6-8 Weeks - CBS Local

11 hours 19 min ago

CBS Local

Pirates: Cheese Chester Out 6-8 Weeks
CBS Local
PITTSBURGH (KDKA) – One of the Pittsburgh Pirates' prized pierogi racers has been sidelined by an injury. Cheese Chester was about to win last night's race in an overwhelming fashion, when he went down awkwardly. In visible agony, he immediately ...
Cheese Chester Placed on DL After Breaking Foot During Pierogi RaceBleacher Report

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MLB: Pittsburgh Pirates overwhelm Los Angeles Dodgers - San Jose Mercury News

12 hours 3 min ago

Belleville News Democrat

MLB: Pittsburgh Pirates overwhelm Los Angeles Dodgers
San Jose Mercury News
wednesDAY'S HIGHLIGHTS. Pirates 6, Dodgers 1: Josh Harrison had two hits with two RBIs and Pittsburgh jumped on Dan Haren early in a win over Los Angeles. Mets 3, Mariners 2: Bartolo Colon came within seven outs of a perfect game, giving up a single ...
Pittsburgh Pirates: Hottest Team In National League Takes Show On RoadCity of Champions
Pirates jump on Haren early, top Dodgers 6-1Belleville News Democrat

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MLB: Pittsburgh Pirates overwhelm Los Angeles Dodgers - San Jose Mercury News

16 hours 57 min ago

Belleville News Democrat

MLB: Pittsburgh Pirates overwhelm Los Angeles Dodgers
San Jose Mercury News
wednesDAY'S HIGHLIGHTS. Pirates 6, Dodgers 1: Josh Harrison had two hits with two RBIs and Pittsburgh jumped on Dan Haren early in a win over Los Angeles. Mets 3, Mariners 2: Bartolo Colon came within seven outs of a perfect game, giving up a single ...
Pittsburgh Pirates: Hottest Team In National League Takes Show On RoadCity of Champions
Los Angeles Dodgers' bats fall silent against Pittsburgh Pirates' Francisco ...Los Angeles Daily News
Pirates jump on Haren early, top Dodgers 6-1Belleville News Democrat

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Los Angeles Dodgers' bats fall silent against Pittsburgh Pirates' Francisco ... - Los Angeles Daily News

17 hours 39 min ago

Los Angeles Dodgers' bats fall silent against Pittsburgh Pirates' Francisco ...
Los Angeles Daily News
Los Angeles Dodgers starting pitchers Clayton Kershaw, left, and Zack Greinke, center, and catcher A.J. Ellis watch from the dugout during the ninth inning of a 6-1 loss to the Pittsburgh Pirates in a baseball game in Pittsburgh, Wednesday, July 23, 2014.

Recap: Pittsburgh vs. Los Angeles - Bradenton Herald

17 hours 50 min ago

Recap: Pittsburgh vs. Los Angeles
Bradenton Herald
Pittsburgh, PA (SportsNetwork.com) - Josh Harrison drove in two runs and Francisco Liriano tossed seven strong innings as the Pittsburgh Pirates defeated the Los Angeles Dodgers, 6-1, in the rubber match of a three-game set on Wednesday. Travis Snider ...

Pirates jump on Haren early, top Dodgers 6-1 - News & Observer

Wed, 07/23/2014 - 22:33

News & Observer

Pirates jump on Haren early, top Dodgers 6-1
News & Observer
PITTSBURGH — Josh Harrison had two hits with two RBIs and the Pittsburgh Pirates jumped on Dan Haren early in a 6-1 win over the Los Angeles Dodgers on Wednesday night. Harrison's two-run double down the left field line capped a four-run outburst in ...
DODGERS vs PIRATES Watch FREE Live Stream Online & Listen: Live ...Sports World News
Pittsburg Pirates' Francisco Liriano stymies Los Angeles DodgersLos Angeles Daily News

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Los Angeles Dodgers' bats fall silent against Pittsburgh Pirates' Francisco ... - Los Angeles Daily News

Wed, 07/23/2014 - 22:31

Belleville News Democrat

Los Angeles Dodgers' bats fall silent against Pittsburgh Pirates' Francisco ...
Los Angeles Daily News
Los Angeles Dodgers starting pitchers Clayton Kershaw, left, and Zack Greinke, center, and catcher A.J. Ellis watch from the dugout during the ninth inning of a 6-1 loss to the Pittsburgh Pirates in a baseball game in Pittsburgh, Wednesday, July 23, 2014.
Pirates jump on Haren early, top Dodgers 6-1Belleville News Democrat
MLB: Pittsburgh Pirates overwhelm Los Angeles DodgersSan Jose Mercury News

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Pirates jump on Haren early, top Dodgers 6-1 - CBSSports.com

Wed, 07/23/2014 - 22:11

Artesia Daily Press

Pirates jump on Haren early, top Dodgers 6-1
CBSSports.com
Pittsburgh has won five of six since the All-Star break to move a season-high seven games over .500 (54-47). Travis Snider added two hits, including his fifth homer, for the Pirates. Francisco Liriano (2-7) allowed one run on four hits over seven ...
MLB: Pittsburgh Pirates overwhelm Los Angeles DodgersSan Jose Mercury News
Los Angeles Dodgers' bats fall silent against Pittsburgh Pirates' Francisco ...Los Angeles Daily News

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Pirates jump on Haren early, top Dodgers 6-1 - Belleville News Democrat

Wed, 07/23/2014 - 22:09

Belleville News Democrat

Pirates jump on Haren early, top Dodgers 6-1
Belleville News Democrat
PITTSBURGH — Clint Hurdle isn't sure the Pittsburgh Pirates need an ace to make it to the postseason for the second straight year. Of course, he's not going to complain if his enigmatic and injury-plagued staff finally develops one. Particularly if it ...
MLB: Pittsburgh Pirates overwhelm Los Angeles DodgersSan Jose Mercury News
Los Angeles Dodgers' bats fall silent against Pittsburgh Pirates' Francisco ...Los Angeles Daily News

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Starling Marte heads to seven-day concussion disabled list - SI.com

Wed, 07/23/2014 - 21:49

Pittsburgh Post Gazette

Starling Marte heads to seven-day concussion disabled list
SI.com
The Pittsburgh Pirates sent outfielder Starling Marte to the seven-day concussion disabled list Wednesday in the wake of a frightening injury. Marte took a 93-mile-per-hour heater from the Rockies Adam Ottavino off his batting helmet last Friday.
Pittsburgh Pirates Trade Rumors: Starling Marte Could Be Heading to Seattle ...City of Champions
Pittsburgh Pirates Rumors: Mariners Eyeing Bucs OF Starling Marte? [VIDEO]Sports World News
Pirates notebook: Marte goes on DL with concussionPittsburgh Post Gazette
Bradenton Herald -GlobalPost -MLB.com
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DODGERS vs PIRATES Watch FREE Live Stream Online & Listen: Live ... - Sports World News

Wed, 07/23/2014 - 17:48

Sports World News

DODGERS vs PIRATES Watch FREE Live Stream Online & Listen: Live ...
Sports World News
Pittsburgh Pirates outfielder Andrew McCutchen ranks second in the NL in total bases (208), on-base percentage (.419) and OPS (.976) and leads the team with 17 homers as it hosts the Los Angeles Dodgers tonight in Pittsburgh. (Photo : Getty Images ).
Pirates jump on Haren early, top Dodgers 6-1News & Observer
Final: Pirates 6, Dodgers 1OCRegister
Dan Haren can't get it done again in Dodgers' 6-1 loss to PiratesLos Angeles Times

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Major League Baseball Odds Los Angeles Dodgers vs Pittsburgh Pirates - Pregame.com

Wed, 07/23/2014 - 14:34

Pregame.com

Major League Baseball Odds Los Angeles Dodgers vs Pittsburgh Pirates
Pregame.com
The Los Angeles Dodgers and Pittsburgh Pirates play the rubber match of their three-game series tonight. The contest is scheduled for a 7:05 p.m. (EST) start time and it will be televised live on MLB.tv. Currently the Major League Baseball Odds for the ...

Pittsburgh Pirates Trade Rumors: Starling Marte Could Be Heading to Seattle ... - City of Champions

Wed, 07/23/2014 - 13:21

Pittsburgh Post Gazette

Pittsburgh Pirates Trade Rumors: Starling Marte Could Be Heading to Seattle ...
City of Champions
As Major League Baseball's trade deadline approaches on Thursday, July 31 at 4 p.m., this is the question swirling in the minds of Pirates Nation: Is general manager Neal Huntington ready to deal? Last season, Huntington acquired right fielder Marlon ...
Starling Marte heads to seven-day concussion disabled listSI.com
Pittsburgh Pirates Rumors: Mariners Eyeing Bucs OF Starling Marte? [VIDEO]Sports World News
Pirates notebook: Marte goes on DL with concussionPittsburgh Post Gazette
Bradenton Herald -GlobalPost -MLB.com
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Pittsburgh Pirates trade rumors: Antonio Bastardo a potential trade target - isportsweb.com

Wed, 07/23/2014 - 12:18

isportsweb.com

Pittsburgh Pirates trade rumors: Antonio Bastardo a potential trade target
isportsweb.com
300px-Antonio_Bastardo_2011 (1) With July coming to a close and several teams still in the playoff hunt, there are several buyers bidding for the same players. A major seller this season appears to be the Philadelphia Phillies, and on Monday 10 scouts, ...
MLB Trade Rumors: A.J. Burnett Would Welcome Return To Pittsburgh PiratesCity of Champions
Pittsburgh Pirates rumors: Interested in AJ Burnett tradeFanSided (blog)
A.J. Burnett Return Makes Little SenseRum Bunter
Sports World News -Lyndy's Sports Annuals
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2014 MLB Trade Rumors: Is AJ Burnett In Play For Pittsburgh Pirates? - XN Sports

Wed, 07/23/2014 - 11:39

CBS Local

2014 MLB Trade Rumors: Is AJ Burnett In Play For Pittsburgh Pirates?
XN Sports
In the past two seasons, starting pitcher A.J. Burnett was an anchor for a strong Pittsburgh Pirates staff. After joining the Philadelphia Phillies for this season, it's starting to look like Pittsburgh could be back in his plans with the team ...
Report: Pirates Players Lobbying For Return Of AJ BurnettCBS Local
MLB Trade Rumors: A.J. Burnett Would Welcome Return To Pittsburgh PiratesCity of Champions
Pittsburgh Pirates trade rumors: Antonio Bastardo a potential trade targeisportsweb.com
Rum Bunter -Sports World News -FanSided (blog)
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Pittsburgh Pirates Hold Off Dodgers In Heated Game To Even Series - City of Champions

Wed, 07/23/2014 - 08:06

Pittsburgh Pirates Hold Off Dodgers In Heated Game To Even Series
City of Champions
Polanco sat out Monday's game but made the most of his start Tuesday hitting a full-count offering from Jamey Wright to the opposite field to score two runs and give the Pittsburgh Pirates a lead once again. This kick started a four-run inning that ...

I was in a minor league press box in Charlotte, NC, last month, taking in one of Gregory Polanco’s final triple-A games. A colleague, upon learning I was from Pittsburgh, approached me with a question.
Editor's DeskFeature One
The season is nearing the halfway point and the Pirates are still treading water. After falling a season-high eight games under .500 in early May, the team has actually posted the best record in the National League since May 6.
Feature TwoNorth Shore Notes
Steve Blass was signed by the Pirates as an amateur free agent in 1960 and made his major league debut in 1964. From 1968 through 1972, Blass was one of the National League’s best pitchers.
Feature ThreeNorth Shore NotesTop Story
It’s an odd thought for Sterling Jenkins. It’s still a year away, but after he finishes his senior year at Baldwin High School, he’ll be playing college football at Penn State.
Feature FourHigh SchoolPenn State
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In Dr. Pat Farabaugh’s book “An Unbreakable Bond,” he tells the unedited story of Pittsburgh native and St. Francis (PA) grad Maurice Stokes and his NBA teammate, fellow Pittsburgher Jack Twyman.
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When Pittsburgh canine officer Rocco died in the line of duty in January, Chris Benson of Benstonium.com created a design to pay tribute to the fallen officer. When The Black N Gold Girls shared his design on Facebook, their followers decided to help.
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The NHL handed out their annual awards at the end of June, and the Penguins' Sidney Crosby captured a hat trick, securing the Hart Trophy (MVP), Art Ross Trophy (scoring champ) and the Ted Lindsay Award (MVP as voted by the players).
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Pittsburgh is city full of sports heroes and legendary figures. The list of Pittsburgh sports legends is long, but it begins with the following four men.
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