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Cubs Hold Off Pirates - ESPN

Sat, 09/13/2014 - 13:05

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Cubs Hold Off Pirates
ESPN
Four of the Pirates' wins in their last eight have come over the Cubs (64-83), whom they swept in a three-game series at Wrigley Field last weekend. The Pirates are averaging 6.8 runs while batting .335 in the four meetings this month, and their seven ...

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Chicago Cubs (64-83) at Pittsburgh Pirates (78-69), 7:05 p.m. (ET) - Charlotte Observer

Sat, 09/13/2014 - 11:33

Chicago Cubs (64-83) at Pittsburgh Pirates (78-69), 7:05 p.m. (ET)
Charlotte Observer
(SportsNetwork.com) - Jeff Locke has been a huge reason Pittsburgh is fighting for a playoff spot. The left-hander takes the mound tonight for the Pirates in the continuation of a three-game series against the Chicago Cubs at PNC Park. The Pirates ...

Pittsburgh Pirates Overwhelm Cubs At PNC Park To Keep Hot Streak Going - City of Champions

Sat, 09/13/2014 - 09:16

Pittsburgh Pirates Overwhelm Cubs At PNC Park To Keep Hot Streak Going
City of Champions
Gerrit Cole wasn't at his best, but the Pittsburgh Pirates' offense kept rolling Friday night, getting 14 hits in downing the Chicago Cubs 7-3 at a packed PNC Park. Leadoff hitter Josh Harrison went 3 for 4 with a walk to boost his batting average to a ...

Pittsburgh Pirates - TeamReport - Reuters

Sat, 09/13/2014 - 00:09

Pittsburgh Pirates - TeamReport
Reuters
PHILADELPHIA -- Pittsburgh Pirates left-hander Francisco Liriano drew rave reviews after pitching eight shutout innings to beat the Philadelphia Phillies on Thursday night, 4-1. His manager, Clint Hurdle, said it "could've been his best start by far ...

Recap: Pittsburgh vs. Chicago Cubs - Bradenton Herald

Sat, 09/13/2014 - 00:06

Recap: Pittsburgh vs. Chicago Cubs
Bradenton Herald
Pittsburgh, PA (SportsNetwork.com) - Jordy Mercer knocked in three runs, Neil Walker had two RBI and the red-hot Pittsburgh Pirates topped the Chicago Cubs 7-3 in the opener of a three-game set at PNC Park. Josh Harrison, who is chasing the NL batting ...

Pittsburgh Pirates vs. Chicago Cubs MLB Pick, Odds, Prediction - 9/13/14 - Sports Chat Place

Fri, 09/12/2014 - 23:46

Pittsburgh Pirates vs. Chicago Cubs MLB Pick, Odds, Prediction - 9/13/14
Sports Chat Place
The Pittsburgh Pirates have won seven of their last eight games and are nine games above a .500 record. The Pirates are crushing the ball lately, producing four or more runs in nine of their last 11 games. The Pirates have won seven straight when ...

Surging Pirates Beat Cubs 7-3 - CBS Local

Fri, 09/12/2014 - 23:29

CBS Local

Surging Pirates Beat Cubs 7-3
CBS Local
Tsuyoshi Wada #67 of the Chicago Cubs pitches in the first inning against the Pittsburgh Pirates during the game at PNC Park on September 12, 2014 in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. (Photo by Justin K. Aller/Getty Images) ...

Catcher's days in Pittsburgh could be numbered, despite his overall value to team - ESPN

Fri, 09/12/2014 - 23:29

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Catcher's days in Pittsburgh could be numbered, despite his overall value to team
ESPN
While many of his fellow Pirates were in the trainer's room receiving treatment or in the clubhouse checking their tablets, Martin dragged a makeshift soccer net behind second base and worked up a sweat dribbling and kicking balls with teammate Charlie ...
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Gerrit Cole leads surging Pirates over Cubs 7-3 - ESPN

Fri, 09/12/2014 - 23:08

Gerrit Cole leads surging Pirates over Cubs 7-3
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Pirates: LF Starling Marte (bruised left elbow) sat out after leaving Thursday night's win at Philadelphia when he was hit by a pitch. . RHP Charlie Morton (right hip inflammation/sports hernia) threw 42 pitches in a bullpen session and hopes to pitch ...

Tsuyoshi Wada, Cubs battle the Pittsburgh Pirates at 6:05 PM CT - Cubbies Crib

Fri, 09/12/2014 - 18:00

Tsuyoshi Wada, Cubs battle the Pittsburgh Pirates at 6:05 PM CT
Cubbies Crib
Later on this evening, right-handed starter Tsuyoshi Wada (4-2, 2.95 ERA) and the Chicago Cubs (64-82) will continue their road trip as they take on Gerrit Cole (8-5, 3.89 ERA) and the Pittsburgh Pirates (77-69) – a team that is currently 12-4 against ...

Cubs-Pirates Preview - ESPN

Fri, 09/12/2014 - 13:28

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Cubs-Pirates Preview
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"I'd love to be able to explain to you exactly what's going on the last five or six days, but stuff just happens," manager Rick Renteria said. "We have a well-needed day off (Thursday) and we're leaving for Pittsburgh, and hopefully we're able to ...

Francisco Liriano Dominates As Pittsburgh Pirates Win Series Over Phillies - City of Champions

Fri, 09/12/2014 - 11:33

Francisco Liriano Dominates As Pittsburgh Pirates Win Series Over Phillies
City of Champions
“Takin' Care of Business” was a hit for Bachman-Turner Overdrive in 1973, so it's unlikely the Pittsburgh Pirates took any inspiration from the classic rock anthem before starting their ongoing 13-game stretch against losing teams. Still, they're ...

Chicago Cubs (64-82) at Pittsburgh Pirates (77-69), 7:05 p.m. (ET) - Sacramento Bee

Fri, 09/12/2014 - 10:42

Chicago Cubs (64-82) at Pittsburgh Pirates (77-69), 7:05 p.m. (ET)
Sacramento Bee
(SportsNetwork.com) - Gerrit Cole tries to remain unbeaten over his brief career against Chicago as the Pittsburgh Pirates begin a three-game series with the visiting Cubs on Friday night. Cole has won all four of his starts against the Cubs, posting a ...

Andrew McCutchen Didn't Deserve That - Rum Bunter

Fri, 09/12/2014 - 06:36

Andrew McCutchen Didn't Deserve That
Rum Bunter
Andrew McCutchen is a special player for the Pittsburgh Pirates who called out the Philadelphia Phillies Tuesday night. We wrote about the new Andrew McCutchen yesterday. Tuesday night McCutchen said the Phillies pitching staff had nothing. Then on ...

I spent three days late last month visiting 18 high schools across the WPIAL. I drove 533 miles, took hundreds of photographs, shook hands with dozens of coaches, athletic directors and principals and climbed way too many stadium steps. I loved every minute of it, of course.
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On the heels of two straight wins, the Franklin Regional Panthers are looking to improve to 3-1 Friday night as welcome the Indiana Little Indians (2-1) to Panther Stadium.
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Belle Vernon will battle Hollidaysburg in a WPIAL Triple-A clash Friday night with both teams looking for their third win on the season.
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The Steelers traditional powerhouse defense has set a yearly standard for fans and pundits for decades. But an aging Pittsburgh defense has had a rocky time the last couple of seasons.
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Twenty-two WPIAL football teams will have new coaches pacing the sidelines this season, including a few that will be featured in the CoGo's Feature Matchup this season.
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Several of the most coveted recruits throughout the WPIAL have already made their college decisions, most notably Sterling Jenkins of Baldwin. Others, like Central Valley's Jordan Whitehead, are still being recruited.
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Bill Cherpak misses the way it used to be. Back in the 80’s, when the current Thomas Jefferson High School coach was a player at Steel Valley, the recruiting process wasn’t publicized. It was low-key compared to the present.
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The Mon-Valley has put plenty of athletes on Division 1 football teams over the years, including several who made it to the NFL. There are a few Mon-Valley natives playing D-1 ball this season.
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