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Pittsburgh Pirates – Rebuild It & They Will Come - Rum Bunter

1 hour 46 sec ago

Pittsburgh Pirates – Rebuild It & They Will Come
Rum Bunter
Jun 14, 2013; Pirates- Rebuild It & They Will Come Pittsburgh, PA, USA; Pittsburgh Pirates fans cheer on the left field rotunda against the Los Angeles Dodgers during the sixth inning at PNC Park. The Pittsburgh Pirates won 3-0. Mandatory Credit ...

Pirates claim right-hander Angel Sanchez off waivers - Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

1 hour 32 min ago

CBS Local

Pirates claim right-hander Angel Sanchez off waivers
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette
PHOENIX -- The Pirates today claimed right-hander Angel Sanchez off waivers from the Chicago White Sox. Sanchez's agency, Metis Sports, confirmed the move on Twitter after an initial report from USA Today's Bob Nightengale. The Pirates designated ...
Dunlap: Pirates Lose Out On Arms RaceCBS Local

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Pittsburgh Pirates Disappoint at Trade Deadline - Rant Sports

1 hour 36 min ago

Rant Sports

Pittsburgh Pirates Disappoint at Trade Deadline
Rant Sports
Today was a big day for Pittsburgh Pirates fans. The team is contending for a fourth straight season and they were again buyers at the trade deadline. They were linked to several players throughout the day but ended up trading for none of them. This is ...
Pittsburgh Pirates GM Neal Huntington Has Earned Fans' TrustCity of Champions
Pirates make no moves as trade deadline passesPittsburgh Post Gazette
Surging Pirates come up empty at trade deadlineNews & Observer
WTAE Pittsburgh -Rum Bunter -CBS Local
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Pirates make no moves as trade deadline passes - Pittsburgh Post Gazette

1 hour 42 min ago

Rant Sports

Pirates make no moves as trade deadline passes
Pittsburgh Post Gazette
The Pirates expressed interest during the previous 48 hours in lefty Jon Lester, but the Boston Red Sox traded Lester to the Oakland Athletics, who have floored it in the trade market during the month of July to improve the chances of a deep run in the ...
Pittsburgh Pirates Disappoint at Trade DeadlineRant Sports
Pittsburgh Pirates GM Neal Huntington Has Earned Fans' TrustCity of Champions
Surging Pirates come up empty at trade deadlineSunHerald.com
WTAE Pittsburgh -Rum Bunter
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Trade Deadline: Pirates Lose Out On Lester Sweepstakes - CBS Local

2 hours 49 min ago

CBS Local

Trade Deadline: Pirates Lose Out On Lester Sweepstakes
CBS Local
PITTSBURGH (KDKA) – Despite various reports and rumors over the past few days, the Pittsburgh Pirates will not have the services of Jon Lester at their disposal. The 30-year-old ace was traded by the Boston Red Sox to the Oakland Athletics Thursday ...
Pirates Trade Rumors Jon Lester AM UpdateRum Bunter
Pittsburgh Pirates Rumors: Team Needs To Win The Jon Lester SweepstakesRant Sports
Pittsburgh Pirates unwilling to move top prospects for Jon LesterCall to the Pen
Yahoo Sports -FanSided -Pittsburgh Post Gazette
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Pittsburgh Pirates asking about David Price trade - FanSided (blog)

5 hours 9 min ago

Rant Sports

Pittsburgh Pirates asking about David Price trade
FanSided (blog)
Pittsburgh is one of those teams who are likely seeing Price as a consolation prize to Jon Lester, as the team was in on talks with the Red Sox before the ace was ultimately dealt to the Oakland A's. There's no saying just how serious the Pirates are ...
Pirates yet to make move in trade marketPittsburgh Post-Gazette
David Price Should Have Been Traded to the Pittsburgh PiratesRant Sports
David Price To Be Traded, Pirates Roster Player Possibly InvolvedRum Bunter
CBS Local -SportingNews.com -Sarasota Herald-Tribune
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Pittsburgh Pirates GM Neal Huntington Has Earned Fans' Trust - City of Champions

6 hours 27 min ago

Pittsburgh Pirates GM Neal Huntington Has Earned Fans' Trust
City of Champions
Fast forward to December 2013 and fans have transformed their stances from confused to endlessly professing thanks to him and the rest of the Pittsburgh Pirates management. I will admit I did not initially know much about Huntington but figured he had ...
Smizik on Sports: No-deal Neal!Pittsburgh Post Gazette

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Pirates Trade Rumors Emilio Bonifacio Nice Fit - Rum Bunter

7 hours 49 min ago

Pirates Trade Rumors Emilio Bonifacio Nice Fit
Rum Bunter
The Pittsburgh Pirates have inquired on the recently hot again Emilio Bonifacio. The Cubs swift of foot-do-everything-super-utility-player has hit .400 with four doubles and a homer since coming off the disabled list (pic above). Boniie is a switch ...

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Pittsburgh Pirates (57-50) at Arizona Diamondbacks (47-61), 9:40 p.m. (ET) - The State

7 hours 58 min ago

Prescott Daily Courier

Pittsburgh Pirates (57-50) at Arizona Diamondbacks (47-61), 9:40 p.m. (ET)
The State
(SportsNetwork.com) - Good teams have great players. Great teams have others who can pick up the slack when the normal go-to guys aren't performing up to par. Such is the case with the Pittsburgh Pirates as they head to Chase Field on Thursday night to ...
Series Preview #37, vs. Pittsburgh PiratesAZ Snake Pit

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Pittsburgh Pirates Rumors: Team Should Take A Look At Dallas Keuchel - Rant Sports

8 hours 1 min ago

Rant Sports

Pittsburgh Pirates Rumors: Team Should Take A Look At Dallas Keuchel
Rant Sports
The Pittsburgh Pirates were rumored to be interested in trading for Jon Lester the past two days, but that is no longer a possibility. Lester was traded to the Oakland Athletics Thursday morning, and if the Pirates were truly as interested as they were ...

Pittsburgh Pirates (57-50) at Arizona Diamondbacks (47-61), 9:40 p.m. (ET) - News & Observer

8 hours 35 min ago

Prescott Daily Courier

Pittsburgh Pirates (57-50) at Arizona Diamondbacks (47-61), 9:40 p.m. (ET)
News & Observer
(SportsNetwork.com) - Good teams have great players. Great teams have others who can pick up the slack when the normal go-to guys aren't performing up to par. Such is the case with the Pittsburgh Pirates as they head to Chase Field on Thursday night to ...
77 years ago, the Pittsburgh Pirates' 'home' game in Prescott was a real showPrescott Daily Courier
Pirates-Diamondbacks PreviewCBSSports.com
Arizona Diamondbacks vs. Pittsburgh Pirates MLB Pick, Odds, Prediction 7/31/14Sports Chat Place
KSPR
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Reports Offer Varied Opinions On Pirates' Chance To Land Lester - CBS Local

8 hours 48 min ago

CBS Local

Reports Offer Varied Opinions On Pirates' Chance To Land Lester
CBS Local
PITTSBURGH (93-7 The Fan) – The trade rumors continue to swirl as the Major League Baseball non-wavier trade deadline is just a day away. Rob Bradford from WEEI – the flagship radio station of the Boston Red Sox – joined “The Cook and Poni Show” on ...

Jon Lester Traded To Oakland, Pirates Still Talent Laden - Rum Bunter

9 hours 37 min ago

CBS Local

Jon Lester Traded To Oakland, Pirates Still Talent Laden
Rum Bunter
The Pittsburgh Pirates have not acquired Jon Lester from the Boston Red Sox. Lester will be headed to the Oakland A's. It's safe to say the Pirates couldn't match the deal that sent Yoenis Cespedes to Boston, that's a big deal and Cespedes gets paid ...
John Lackey trade rumors: Pittsburgh Pirates in on Red Sox rightyFanSided
Pirates yet to make move in trade marketPittsburgh Post-Gazette
Trade Deadline: Pirates Lose Out On LesterCBS Local
Sports Glory -Tribune-Review -WSHM-TV
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John Lackey trade rumors: Pittsburgh Pirates in on Red Sox righty - FanSided

9 hours 56 min ago

CBS Local

John Lackey trade rumors: Pittsburgh Pirates in on Red Sox righty
FanSided
According to the Boston Globe, Lackey is generating interest from a handful of teams, including the Pittsburgh Pirates who are also believed to be in on Lester. While the Pirates seem unwilling to give up the top prospects that it would take to acquire ...
Trade Deadline: Pirates Lose Out On LesterCBS Local
Pirates yet to make move in trade marketPittsburgh Post-Gazette
Red Sox trade Lester to OaklandWSHM-TV
TSN -Pittsburgh Pirates News -Rant Sports
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77 years ago, the Pittsburgh Pirates' 'home' game in Prescott was a real show - Prescott Daily Courier

10 hours 29 min ago

Prescott Daily Courier

77 years ago, the Pittsburgh Pirates' 'home' game in Prescott was a real show
Prescott Daily Courier
"They found a royal and vociferous welcome at Prescott yesterday where a picturesque squad of more than 3,000 filled the stands of the county fairgrounds," sports writer Chester L. Smith, traveling with the Pirates, wrote in The Pittsburgh Press on ...
Pirates-Diamondbacks PreviewCBSSports.com
Arizona Diamondbacks vs. Pittsburgh Pirates MLB Pick, Odds, Prediction 7/31/14Sports Chat Place
Preview: Pirates at DiamondbacksKSPR
UPI.com
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Pirates Trade Rumors Jon Lester AM Update - Rum Bunter

10 hours 43 min ago

Sports Glory

Pirates Trade Rumors Jon Lester AM Update
Rum Bunter
Jon Lester is still available as the Major League Non-Waiver Trade Deadline. The Pittsburgh Pirates and Oakland Athletics are two teams who are closely linked to the Boston Red Sox ace. The A's picked up Jeff Samardzija and Jason Hammel who has been ...
John Lackey trade rumors: Pittsburgh Pirates in on Red Sox rightyFanSided
Pirates yet to make move in trade marketPittsburgh Post-Gazette
Pirates, Cardinals pushing hardest for Jon LesterSports Glory
Latin Post -Headlines & Global News -MLB Daily Dish
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Pirates Trade Rumors : The Impact Bat - Rum Bunter

12 hours 51 min ago

Pirates Trade Rumors : The Impact Bat
Rum Bunter
As trade rumors reach fever pitch today, the hardest thing to find in Major League Baseball is an impact bat. Fortunately, the Pittsburgh Pirates have one of the biggest offensive threats in the game in Andrew McCutchen. As Cutch goes, so do the Pirates.

San Francisco Giants benefit from Pittsburgh Pirates blunder end skid at six - FOXSports.com

14 hours 50 min ago

Headlines & Global News

San Francisco Giants benefit from Pittsburgh Pirates blunder end skid at six
FOXSports.com
Jean Machi and the San Francisco Giants ended their six-game losing streak in the most wacky way. They don't care how it happened, any break is welcome these days. A timely, heads-up glance by Machi helped San Francisco take advantage of a huge ...
Pittsburgh Pirates Squander Winnable Series Finale At San FranciscoCity of Champions
Pirates' baserunning blunders turn walk into inning-ending double playYahoo Sports (blog)
Pittsburgh Pirates Vs. San Francisco Giants Live Radio BroadcastHeadlines & Global News
WPXI Pittsburgh -GlobalPost
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Pirates-Diamondbacks Preview - CBSSports.com

Wed, 07/30/2014 - 22:33

Pirates-Diamondbacks Preview
CBSSports.com
Josh Harrison and Jordy Mercer aren't among the top sluggers on the Pirates, but they're carrying Pittsburgh's offense while star Andrew McCutchen has struggled. That tandem hopes to keep swinging the bat well while McCutchen looks to turn things ...
Arizona Diamondbacks vs. Pittsburgh Pirates MLB Pick, Odds, Prediction 7/31/14Sports Chat Place
Preview: Pirates at DiamondbacksKSPR

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San Francisco benefits from Pittsburgh Pirates' blunder, ends skid at 6 with 7 ... - The Oregonian

Wed, 07/30/2014 - 19:57

Headlines & Global News

San Francisco benefits from Pittsburgh Pirates' blunder, ends skid at 6 with 7 ...
The Oregonian
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Reliever Jean Machi and the San Francisco Giants took advantage of a huge baserunning blunder by Pittsburgh, tagging out two runners who wandered away on the same play and beating the Pirates 7-5 Wednesday to end a ...
Pirates' baserunning blunders turn walk into inning-ending double playYahoo Sports (blog)
Pittsburgh Pirates Squander Winnable Series Finale At San FranciscoCity of Champions
San Francisco Giants benefit from Pittsburgh Pirates blunder end skid at sixFOXSports.com
Headlines & Global News -GlobalPost -Bleacher Report
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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
Quick. Fill in the blank: The Steelers’ current receiving corps is (fill in the blank). Deep? Bottom-heavy? Talented yet unproven?
Feature TwoPenn StatePure Steel
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 Notes
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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