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Pittsburgh Pirates – Looking Back 50 Years Ago This Week - City of Champions

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Pittsburgh Pirates – Looking Back 50 Years Ago This Week
City of Champions
For Pittsburgh the losing pitchers in that streak of seven losses in eight games were Elroy Face, Bob Friend, Joe Gibbon, Vernon Law, Don Cardwell, and Al McBean. Most of the games played during that week 50 years ago were close. The Pirates lost by ...

Bryant, Cubs beat Pirates; fan injured by bat - CBSSports.com

10 hours 28 min ago

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Bryant, Cubs beat Pirates; fan injured by bat
CBSSports.com
Kris Bryant drove in two runs, Jason Hammel threw eight sharp innings and the Cubs beat Pittsburgh 4-0 Monday night, ending the Pirates' five-game winning streak. Chicago won its third straight. Back home after a 4-2 road trip, the Cubs are showing ...
Chicago Cubs vs. Pittsburgh Pirates Preview, Monday 4/27, 7:05 CTBleed Cubbie Blue
Pittsburgh Pirates (11-9) at Chicago Cubs (11-7), 8:05 pm (ET)The Idaho Statesman
Offense ice-cold; Pittsburgh Pirates blanked by Chicago CubsRum Bunter
ESPN (blog) -MLB.com -Hilton Head Island Packet
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Pirates-Cubs Preview - CBSSports.com

10 hours 28 min ago

Pirates-Cubs Preview
CBSSports.com
Bryant will try to change that Tuesday night while leading the Cubs to a fourth consecutive victory. Bryant is batting .351 with nine RBIs, all but one coming in five games against the Pirates. He's 8 for 19 versus Pittsburgh and 5 for 18 against the ...

Pittsburgh Pirates - PlayerWatch - Reuters

11 hours 44 min ago

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Pittsburgh Pirates - PlayerWatch
Reuters
LF Starling Marte extended his hitting streak to six games with two singles and also had his second outfield assist of the season. Marte threw out Arizona LF Ender Inciarte attempting to stretch a single down the left field line in the first inning ...
Pirates complete 1st desert sweep with 8-0 win over D-backsSentinel & Enterprise
Break out the broomsButler Eagle (subscription)
Diamondbacks 0, Pirates 8: D-backs swept, offensive struggles continue, and ...AZ Snake Pit

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Pirates complete 1st desert sweep with 8-0 win over D-backs - Sentinel & Enterprise

Mon, 04/27/2015 - 21:28

FantasyPros

Pirates complete 1st desert sweep with 8-0 win over D-backs
Sentinel & Enterprise
Pittsburgh Pirates' Andrew McCutchen (22) celebrates with Gregory Polanco (25) after both scored on a two-run double by Neil Walker during the fifth inning of a baseball game against the Arizona Diamondbacks Sunday, April 26, 2015, in Phoenix.
Break out the broomsButler Eagle (subscription)
Diamondbacks 0, Pirates 8: D-backs swept, offensive struggles continue, and ...AZ Snake Pit

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Chicago Cubs vs. Pittsburgh Pirates Preview, Monday 4/27, 7:05 CT - Bleed Cubbie Blue

Mon, 04/27/2015 - 20:07

Bleed Cubbie Blue

Chicago Cubs vs. Pittsburgh Pirates Preview, Monday 4/27, 7:05 CT
Bleed Cubbie Blue
Hammel has had a bit of a rough go of it in his first three starts, the last of which was against the Pirates last Wednesday at Pittsburgh. The home run Hammel allowed to Gregory Polanco in the fifth inning turned out to be the difference in a one-run ...
Bryant, Hammel, Cubs beat Pirates; fan injured by flying batESPN (blog)
Offense ice-cold; Pittsburgh Pirates blanked by Chicago CubsRum Bunter
Pittsburgh Pirates (11-8) at Chicago Cubs (10-7), 8:05 pm (ET)Myrtle Beach Sun News
MLB.com -City of Champions
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Pittsburgh Pirates spring cleaning: Rum Bunter Rumblings - Rum Bunter

Mon, 04/27/2015 - 18:31

Rum Bunter

Pittsburgh Pirates spring cleaning: Rum Bunter Rumblings
Rum Bunter
Late last week Rum Bunter C0-Editor Jason Rollison provided us his insights into why the Pittsburgh Pirates 8-8 record was a cause for celebration. Call it a coincidence, but I think Jason might have awoken a beast that refused to settle for 8-8. After ...
Stine: Melancon reminiscient of Sam FickenClearfield Progress

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Break out the brooms - Butler Eagle (subscription)

Mon, 04/27/2015 - 15:06

FantasyPros

Break out the brooms
Butler Eagle (subscription)
Francisco Liriano pitched effectively into the seventh inning in a combined three-hitter and the Pittsburgh Pirates completed their first sweep in Arizona with an 8-0 win over the Diamondbacks on Sunday. “We're playing better baseball and it continues ...
Diamondbacks 0, Pirates 8: D-backs swept, offensive struggles continue, and ...AZ Snake Pit

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Worley meets Hammel in Wrigley rematch - MLB.com

Mon, 04/27/2015 - 13:24

Worley meets Hammel in Wrigley rematch
MLB.com
The Pirates, one of the National League Central's reigning elite teams, and the Cubs, a growing force, begin their second series in a week Monday night at 7:05 p.m. CT in Wrigley Field. The first front of the pitched battle will involve right-handers ...

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Pittsburgh Pirates (11-8) at Chicago Cubs (10-7), 8:05 pm (ET) - Myrtle Beach Sun News

Mon, 04/27/2015 - 10:39

Bleed Cubbie Blue

Pittsburgh Pirates (11-8) at Chicago Cubs (10-7), 8:05 pm (ET)
Myrtle Beach Sun News
(SportsNetwork.com) - The Pittsburgh Pirates are starting to play like the team everyone thought it would be heading into the season. They go after a sixth straight win on Monday when they kick off a three-game set with the Chicago Cubs at Wrigley Field.
Chicago Cubs vs. Pittsburgh Pirates Preview, Monday 4/27, 7:05 CTBleed Cubbie Blue
Worley meets Hammel in Wrigley rematchMLB.com

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Pittsburgh Pirates (11-8) at Chicago Cubs (10-7), 8:05 pm (ET) - News & Observer

Mon, 04/27/2015 - 10:27

Pittsburgh Pirates (11-8) at Chicago Cubs (10-7), 8:05 pm (ET)
News & Observer
(SportsNetwork.com) - The Pittsburgh Pirates are starting to play like the team everyone thought it would be heading into the season. They go after a sixth straight win on Monday when they kick off a three-game set with the Chicago Cubs at Wrigley Field.
Pirates-Cubs PreviewCBSSports.com
Worley looks to extend win streak that he startedMLB.com
Preview: Pirates at CubsWDSU New Orleans
Sports Chat Place
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Pirates-Cubs Preview - Yahoo Sports

Mon, 04/27/2015 - 10:20

Pirates-Cubs Preview
Yahoo Sports
Addison Russell was the latest rookie to make a contribution, and he's expected to make his Wrigley Field debut Monday night when the Cubs host a Pittsburgh Pirates team in search of its sixth straight win. The 21-year-old was called up last week ...

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Pittsburgh Pirates - PlayerWatch - Reuters

Sun, 04/26/2015 - 21:48

Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

Pittsburgh Pirates - PlayerWatch
Reuters
1B Pedro Alvarez doubled in the Pirates' first run in the fourth inning in Saturday's game against Arizona while making his 17th start of the season at his new position, switching corner infield spots because of the emergence of 3B Josh Harrison ...
Cole leads Pirates over Arizona, 4-1Pittsburgh Post-Gazette
Pittsburgh Pirates (10-8) at Arizona Diamondbacks (8-9), 4:10 pm (ET)The Idaho Statesman
Diamondbacks get ready to host Piratesazcentral.com
SI.com -City of Champions
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Cubs vs. Pirates - 4/27/15 MLB Pick, Odds, and Prediction - Sports Chat Place

Sun, 04/26/2015 - 21:47

Cubs vs. Pirates - 4/27/15 MLB Pick, Odds, and Prediction
Sports Chat Place
The Chicago Cubs and the Pittsburgh Pirates face off on Monday at Wrigley Field for game one of their MLB series of NL Central teams. The Chicago Cubs have high expectation for this season and so far they have been competitive sitting in second place ...

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Pirates-Cubs Preview - CBSSports.com

Sun, 04/26/2015 - 21:12

Pirates-Cubs Preview
CBSSports.com
Addison Russell was the latest rookie to make a contribution, and he's expected to make his Wrigley Field debut Monday night when the Cubs host a Pittsburgh Pirates team in search of its sixth straight win. The 21-year-old was called up last week ...

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Worley looks to extend win streak that he started - MLB.com

Sun, 04/26/2015 - 20:31

Worley looks to extend win streak that he started
MLB.com
The Pirates, one of the National League Central's reigning elite teams, and the Cubs, a growing force, begin their second series in a week Monday night at 7:05 p.m. CT in Wrigley Field. The first front of the pitched battle will involve right-handers ...

Game #18 Preview: 4/26, Arizona Diamondbacks vs. Pittsburgh Pirates - AZ Snake Pit

Sun, 04/26/2015 - 19:37

Game #18 Preview: 4/26, Arizona Diamondbacks vs. Pittsburgh Pirates
AZ Snake Pit
One of these things is not like the others... - Kelley L Cox-USA TODAY Sports. The Diamondbacks find themselves potentially being swept at home by the Pirates - the offense needs to wake up a sight more than they were in the first two games,.  Tweet ...

Game #18: 4/26, Arizona Diamondbacks vs. Pittsburgh Pirates - AZ Snake Pit

Sun, 04/26/2015 - 14:12

Game #18: 4/26, Arizona Diamondbacks vs. Pittsburgh Pirates
AZ Snake Pit
Game #18: 4/26, Arizona Diamondbacks vs. Pittsburgh Pirates. Can we avoid the sweep? Help us, Jeremy Hellickson, you're our only hope! Well, if the hitters showed up, that might help too... StoryStream. Live. 1 Total Update since April 26, 2015 ...

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Pittsburgh Pirates (10-8) at Arizona Diamondbacks (8-9), 4:10 pm (ET) - The Idaho Statesman

Sun, 04/26/2015 - 10:39

Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

Pittsburgh Pirates (10-8) at Arizona Diamondbacks (8-9), 4:10 pm (ET)
The Idaho Statesman
(SportsNetwork.com) - The Pittsburgh Pirates eye their fifth straight win on Sunday when they close out a three-game set with the Arizona Diamondbacks at Chase Field. Pittsburgh continued to roll on Saturday, as Starling Marte's RBI single in the ninth ...
Cole leads Pirates over Arizona, 4-1Pittsburgh Post-Gazette
Diamondbacks get ready to host Piratesazcentral.com
Marte's single in 9th lifts Pirates over Diamondbacks 2-1SI.com
Bradenton Herald -CBSSports.com
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Liriano, Hellickson set for battle of veteran starters - MLB.com

Sun, 04/26/2015 - 07:57

Liriano, Hellickson set for battle of veteran starters
MLB.com
Opposing the veteran lefty will be Jeremy Hellickson, who likewise has never beaten Pittsburgh, but has a better excuse for that: This will be the former Tampa Bay righty's first start against the Pirates. Three Bucs have faced him before and two of ...

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In June, George Blanda—along with the late Johnny Unitas and living legends Joe Namath, Joe Montana, Dan Marino and Jim Kelly—will be honored in Pittsburgh.
Editor's DeskFeature One
The popular pitching coach tandem of Ray Searage and Jim Benedict have significantly changed how the media perceives pitchers the Pirates have brought in as reclamation projects.
Feature TwoNorth Shore Notes
Wayne Gretzky and Mario Lemieux were 27. Jaromir Jagr was 20. Bobby Orr was 24.
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CoGo's is proud to recognize Butler High School's Megan Paul as the April 2015 High School Sports Unsung Hero award recipient.
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It's no secret that the Steelers need help in the defensive secondary and at outside linebacker, but there are also needs elsewhere. Here's a breakdown of the team’s potential targets in the upcoming NFL Draft.
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West Virginia's Kevin White will be the first local player off the board, but Pitt's TJ Clemmings looks like a first-rounder as well. Penn State has several players expected to go in the second and third days of the draft.
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Prospects are constantly moving up and down teams' draft boards as players visit and work out for teams during the month of April. Two quarterbacks and two receivers make up four of PSR's top five players available.
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While the Steelers, Bengals and Ravens are coming off playoff appearances and look to fill specific needs in this month's draft, the Browns are once again in need of help all over the roster, particularly on offense.
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