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Pittsburgh Pirates beat Colorado Rockies after Ryan Vogelsong scare - UPI.com

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Pittsburgh Pirates beat Colorado Rockies after Ryan Vogelsong scare
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PITTSBURGH -- The Pittsburgh Pirates didn't feel like celebrating this victory, not at all. One of their teammates is down, and they're not sure when he'll be back. The Pirates beat the Colorado Rockies 6-3 Monday, but starting pitcher Ryan Vogelsong ...

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Rangers tickets going fast for Yu Darvish's return - Fort Worth Star Telegram (blog)

Mon, 05/23/2016 - 21:13

Rangers tickets going fast for Yu Darvish's return
Fort Worth Star Telegram (blog)
Yu Darvish returns to the Rangers Saturday night and tickets are going fast. As of Monday evening, about 7,000 tickets remain with 38,000 already sold for Darvish's first start with the Rangers since August 2014. The Rangers host the Pittsburgh Pirates ...

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Diamondbacks-Pirates Preview - CBSSports.com

Mon, 05/23/2016 - 19:11

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Diamondbacks-Pirates Preview
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The Pirates will now try to earn their 10th win in 13 games against the Diamondbacks. Pittsburgh won two of three in Arizona from April 22-24 and Liriano (3-3, 4.63 ERA) started the finale, a 12-10 victory in 13 innings. The veteran left-hander gave up ...
'Pittsburgh Pirates vs. Arizona Diamondbacks - 5/24/16 MLB Pick, Odds, and Prediction'Sports Chat Place

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Pittsburgh Pirates' John Jaso is Beating the Shift - Pirates Breakdown

Mon, 05/23/2016 - 17:00

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Pittsburgh Pirates' John Jaso is Beating the Shift
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Among all Pittsburgh Pirates hitters with at least 10 plate appearances against what Fangraphs labels as shifts (both traditional shifts (think the SS playing on the first base side) and non-traditional (an extra fielder in a shallow outfield spot ...

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Pittsburgh Pirates Mail Bag Monday: 5/23 - Rum Bunter

Mon, 05/23/2016 - 14:47

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Pittsburgh Pirates Mail Bag Monday: 5/23
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Every Monday here at RumBunter we will be featuring “Pittsburgh Pirates Mail Bag Mondays”. We will answer 3 questions that we find intriguing sent to us on twitter. If we do not answer your question do not take it personal as we may use it for the next ...

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Watch: Pittsburgh Pirates' Ryan Vogelsong hit in face by pitch - 247Sports.com

Mon, 05/23/2016 - 14:14

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Watch: Pittsburgh Pirates' Ryan Vogelsong hit in face by pitch
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Pittsburgh Pirates pitcher Ryan Vogelsong was carted off the field during the second inning Monday's game against the Colorado Rockies after being hit in the face by a pitch while batting against Jordan Lyles. Vogelsong was hit by an 0-2 fastball just ...

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Pirates' Ryan Vogelsong hit in head by pitch - ESPN

Mon, 05/23/2016 - 13:49

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Pirates' Ryan Vogelsong hit in head by pitch
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Pittsburgh Pirates pitcher Ryan Vogelsong left PNC Park in an ambulance Monday after being struck in the head by a pitch. The Pirates said after Monday's game that the pitcher has a left eye injury, including the orbital bone around it. He was admitted ...
Pittsburgh Pirates 6, Colorado Rockies 3: Rockies unable to overcome Jordan Lyles' disastrous startPurple Row
Pittsburgh Pirates' Ryan Vogelsong hospitalized after taking pitch to faceUPI.com
Pittsburgh Pirates pitcher sent to hospital after being hit in head by pitchABC15 Arizona (blog)
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PIttsburgh Pirates' Huntington on Justin Masterson, More - Pirates Breakdown

Mon, 05/23/2016 - 12:18

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PIttsburgh Pirates' Huntington on Justin Masterson, More
Pirates Breakdown
Pittsburgh Pirates general manger Neal Huntington addressed several pitching related questions during his weekly Sunday press conference at PNC Park, including the status of Justin Masterson, who was signed to a minor league contract in mid-April.
Pirates don't want to rush Tyler Glasnow, Jameson Taillon to majorsESPN

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Pirates pre-game notes: MLB dictated today's rescheduled game when Pirates, Rockies could not agree - Pittsburgh Post-Gazette (blog)

Mon, 05/23/2016 - 11:45

Pittsburgh Post-Gazette (blog)

Pirates pre-game notes: MLB dictated today's rescheduled game when Pirates, Rockies could not agree
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette (blog)
The Pirates will have taken the field for 31 consecutive games, including Sunday's rainout and the June 9 makeup against the Rockies in Colorado. Their next open date is June 13. The Rockies will have taken the field for 27 games in a row, including ...

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Can Drew Storen help the Pittsburgh Pirates bullpen? - Pirates Breakdown

Mon, 05/23/2016 - 10:06

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Can Drew Storen help the Pittsburgh Pirates bullpen?
Pirates Breakdown
It's no secret that the Pittsburgh Pirates' bullpen, once a pillar of strength for the club, has had it's fair share of struggles this season. The relievers as a group will bring an ERA of 4.33 into Monday's makeup game against the Colorado Rockies ...
Toronto Blue Jays Rumors: Jays Make Reliever Drew Storen Available In Trades, Pittsburgh Pirates Among Several ...The Inquisitr

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Pittsburgh Pirates Wake-Up Call – Enter The Gauntlet - Pirates Breakdown

Mon, 05/23/2016 - 09:36

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Pittsburgh Pirates Wake-Up Call – Enter The Gauntlet
Pirates Breakdown
The Pittsburgh Pirates left a soggy PNC Park yesterday having only completed a shot portion of their series finale against the Colorado Rockies. Now, due to mother nature's fickle ways, the Pirates are about to embark on an absolute gauntlet of a schedule.
Colorado Rockies game against Pittsburgh Pirates postponed due to rainPurple Row
Jung Ho Kang exits Pirates game with left hand injury after slideESPN
Rockies-Pirates game postponed by rain; makeup game is MondayThe Denver Post
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Pirates don't want to rush Tyler Glasnow, Jameson Taillon to majors - ESPN

Mon, 05/23/2016 - 09:02

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Pirates don't want to rush Tyler Glasnow, Jameson Taillon to majors
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Pittsburgh Pirates general manager Neal Huntington does not want to rush the organization's top two pitching prospects, Tyler Glasnow and Jameson Taillon, to the majors this season. But Huntington also acknowledged that Glasnow and Taillon "probably" ...
PIttsburgh Pirates' Huntington on Justin Masterson, MorePirates Breakdown

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How The Pittsburgh Pirates Should Handle Their Pitching Today - Rum Bunter

Mon, 05/23/2016 - 06:00

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How The Pittsburgh Pirates Should Handle Their Pitching Today
Rum Bunter
The Pittsburgh Pirates have already announced that Ryan Vogelsong will make the start today. So far this season, Vogelsong has really struggled for the Pittsburgh Pirates. In 19 2/3 innings pitched Vogelsong has a 4.12 ERA, 5.30 FIP, 4.85 xFIP, and a ...
Pirates' Ryan Vogelsong hit in head by pitchESPN
Pirates' Ryan Vogelsong hit in head by pitch, carted offUSA TODAY

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How The Pittsburgh Pirates Should Handle Their Pitching Today - Rum Bunter

Mon, 05/23/2016 - 06:00

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How The Pittsburgh Pirates Should Handle Their Pitching Today
Rum Bunter
The Pittsburgh Pirates have already announced that Ryan Vogelsong will make the start today. So far this season, Vogelsong has really struggled for the Pittsburgh Pirates. In 19 2/3 innings pitched Vogelsong has a 4.12 ERA, 5.30 FIP, 4.85 xFIP, and a ...

Pirates Notes: Bullpen, Joyce, Cervelli - MLB Trade Rumors

Sun, 05/22/2016 - 18:45

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Pirates Notes: Bullpen, Joyce, Cervelli
MLB Trade Rumors
The Pirates are looking for bullpen help, GM Neal Huntington told reporters (including MLB.com's Adam Berry and the Pittsburgh Tribune-Review's Chris Adamski), though Huntington noted that the pickings have been slim for buyers. The Bucs will “scour ...
Rockies-Pirates Preview (May 22, 2016)FOXSports.com
Rockies-Pirates postponed after 1 inning; makeup on MondayThe Baytown Sun

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Pittsburgh Pirates: Polanco due for a breakout season? - isportsweb.com (blog)

Sun, 05/22/2016 - 18:25

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Pittsburgh Pirates: Polanco due for a breakout season?
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The Pittsburgh Pirates are often considered to have the best outfield in baseball. Thanks to the likes of Andrew McCutchen at center field, and Starling Marte in left. Rounding out the trio comes Gregory Polanco in right field. Called up midway through ...
An Apology to John Jaso, Pittsburgh PiratesSportsBlog.com (blog)

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Colorado Rockies game against Pittsburgh Pirates postponed due to rain - Purple Row

Sun, 05/22/2016 - 17:47

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Colorado Rockies game against Pittsburgh Pirates postponed due to rain
Purple Row
For the second time this season, the Colorado Rockies and Pittsburgh Pirates have had a game postponed because of inclement weather. After an inning of play and a rain delay of more than three hours, today's game was called off with no makeup date ...
Pittsburgh Pirates Wake-Up Call – Enter The GauntletPirates Breakdown
Rockies-Pirates game postponed by rain; makeup game is MondayThe Denver Post
Jung Ho Kang exits Pirates game with left hand injury after slideESPN
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Pittsburgh Pirates Mock Draft MLB.com: Update 1 - Rum Bunter

Sun, 05/22/2016 - 14:44

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Pittsburgh Pirates Mock Draft MLB.com: Update 1
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The Pittsburgh Pirates have two first round selections in the MLB Draft at number 22 and number 41. With that many sites such as MLB.com have been putting out their mock drafts leading up to draft day. Unfortunately, MLB.com has the picks only going up ...

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Colorado Rockies top Pittsburgh Pirates with four-run ninth - UPI.com

Sun, 05/22/2016 - 00:53

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Colorado Rockies top Pittsburgh Pirates with four-run ninth
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PITTSBURGH -- One day after the Colorado Rockies couldn't get anything past the Pirates, they got most of their offense in a streak-breaking win from a deficient Pittsburgh defense. Tony Wolters' sharply hit ground-ball single to first base produced ...
Rockies-Pirates postponed because of rain after 1 inning (May 22, 2016)FOXSports.com
Jung Ho Kang exits Pirates game with left hand injury after slideESPN
Colorado Rockies game against Pittsburgh Pirates postponed due to rainPurple Row
CBSSports.com -Rum Bunter -Pirates Breakdown
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NL Notes: Harvey, deGrom, Pirates, Hale - MLB Trade Rumors

Sun, 05/22/2016 - 00:16

MLB Trade Rumors

NL Notes: Harvey, deGrom, Pirates, Hale
MLB Trade Rumors
The three-year, $31MM extension the Pirates gave catcher Francisco Cervelli this week could be a major win for the club, opines Travis Sawchik of the Pittsburgh Tribune-Review. With pitch-framing value included, NEIFI Analytics projects Cervelli's open ...

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