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Pittsburgh Pirates' Biggest Weakness So Far In 2016 Is Pitching - RantSports

Tue, 06/21/2016 - 18:19

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Pittsburgh Pirates' Biggest Weakness So Far In 2016 Is Pitching
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I suspect that 2016 has been frustrating for the diehard Pittsburgh Pirates fans. They watch the Pirates' hitters focus on getting on base and then watch the pitchers let other teams get their runners on base. The Pirates' biggest strength so far in ...

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Pittsburgh Pirates Call Jacob Stallings Up to the Majors - Chapelboro.com

Tue, 06/21/2016 - 14:04

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Pittsburgh Pirates Call Jacob Stallings Up to the Majors
Chapelboro.com
The Pittsburgh Pirates gave the UNC baseball program yet another major leaguer this past weekend, when they called up former Tar Heel catcher Jacob Stallings to start behind the plate on Sunday. He became the second UNC player to make a big league ...

Report: Red Sox Ask Pirates About Gerrit Cole - CBS Local

Tue, 06/21/2016 - 12:56

CBS Local

Report: Red Sox Ask Pirates About Gerrit Cole
CBS Local
PITTSBURGH (93-7 The FAN) – Unlikely to happen? Certainly. Interesting nonetheless? Absolutely. According to Michael Silverman of The Boston Herald, the Red Sox have been calling around about the availability of some elite starters and a call was made ...

Pittsburgh Pirates: Sign Big Time Draft Prospect Ogle - Rum Bunter

Tue, 06/21/2016 - 11:24

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Pittsburgh Pirates: Sign Big Time Draft Prospect Ogle
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According to Baseball America the Pittsburgh Pirates have agreed to terms with multiple draft picks so far. Due to the amount of draft picks, as they, sign it will be broken into multiple articles as signings occur. Not all bonuses are reported right ...

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Pittsburgh Pirates Prediction Machine - Pirates Breakdown

Tue, 06/21/2016 - 10:29

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Pittsburgh Pirates Prediction Machine
Pirates Breakdown
Welcome to another edition of Pittsburgh Pirates Predictions, in which we make predictions about five Pirate performances in the upcoming week. We also take a look back at the previous week's predictions to see how each panned out. Last week (Monday ...
Pittsburgh Pirates, Jeff Locke halt San Francisco Giants' eight-game winning streakUPI.com
Pittsburgh Pirates 1, San Francisco Giants 0: Stars And StiffsRum Bunter
Madison Bumgarner was good for Giants, but Pirates were betterESPN (blog)
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Madison Bumgarner was good for Giants, but Pirates were better - ESPN (blog)

Mon, 06/20/2016 - 23:42

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Madison Bumgarner was good for Giants, but Pirates were better
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Madison Bumgarner brought his ace-caliber stuff. But the Pittsburgh Pirates still came away with the win. Bumgarner pitched eight strong innings, yet the San Francisco Giants' eight-game winning streak was snapped Monday night. It was Bumgarner's ...
Pittsburgh Pirates, Jeff Locke halt San Francisco Giants' eight-game winning streakUPI.com
Pittsburgh Pirates Host Red Hot Giants in 4 Game SeriesRum Bunter
Pittsburgh Pirates Takeaways & Throwaways – Locke Outduels BumgarnerPirates Breakdown
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Pittsburgh Pirates Fall Below .500 After Dreadful Week - Rum Bunter

Mon, 06/20/2016 - 22:35

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Pittsburgh Pirates Fall Below .500 After Dreadful Week
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For a while it looked like the Pittsburgh Pirates would actually get the better of the Chicago Cubs in this one, but the Cubs chipped away at a Pirates' lead and held on to a one run lead to guarantee a third series victory for the Cubs in three ...
Pittsburgh Pirates Rumor Mill – If the Pirates were Sellers…Pirates Breakdown
Pittsburgh Pirates: Trade Deadline PreviewCall to the Pen
5 Pittsburgh Pirates Who Have Played LIke All-Stars So Far in 2016RantSports
CBS Local -The Ringer (blog) -Bucs Dugout
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Pittsburgh Pirates Fall Below .500 After Dreadful Week - Rum Bunter

Mon, 06/20/2016 - 22:32

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Pittsburgh Pirates Fall Below .500 After Dreadful Week
Rum Bunter
For a while it looked like the Pittsburgh Pirates would actually get the better of the Chicago Cubs in this one, but the Cubs chipped away at a Pirates' lead and held on to a one run lead to guarantee a third series victory for the Cubs in three ...
Pittsburgh Pirates Rumor Mill – If the Pirates were Sellers…Pirates Breakdown
Pittsburgh Pirates: Trade Deadline PreviewCall to the Pen
5 Pittsburgh Pirates Who Have Played LIke All-Stars So Far in 2016RantSports
CBS Local -The Ringer (blog) -New Jersey Herald
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Pittsburgh Pirates Host Red Hot Giants in 4 Game Series - Rum Bunter

Mon, 06/20/2016 - 22:22

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Pittsburgh Pirates Host Red Hot Giants in 4 Game Series
Rum Bunter
The San Francisco Giants' offense is similar to the Pittsburgh Pirates in that they get on base a lot, but don't hit many home runs. They are currently slashing as a team .256/.331/.396 (13th/5th/22nd) with a .726 OPS (17th). Their 59 home runs are ...
Madison Bumgarner was good for Giants, but Pirates were betterESPN (blog)
Pittsburgh Pirates, Jeff Locke halt San Francisco Giants' eight-game winning streakUPI.com
Pittsburgh Pirates Takeaways & Throwaways – Locke Outduels BumgarnerPirates Breakdown
CBSSports.com -Sports Chat Place -TheSpread.com
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Pittsburgh Pirates 1, San Francisco Giants 0: Stars And Stiffs - Rum Bunter

Mon, 06/20/2016 - 22:08

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Pittsburgh Pirates 1, San Francisco Giants 0: Stars And Stiffs
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The Pittsburgh Pirates five game losing streak is over, yay! In a game that no one, myself included, gave the Pittsburgh Pirates a chance in they turned in arguably their best all-around performance of the season. The Pirates beat Madison Bumgarner and ...

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Pittsburgh Pirates Takeaways & Throwaways – Locke Outduels Bumgarner - Pirates Breakdown

Mon, 06/20/2016 - 21:51

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Pittsburgh Pirates Takeaways & Throwaways – Locke Outduels Bumgarner
Pirates Breakdown
Erik Kratz collected his first hit in his second stint as a Pirates, a decisive solo home run in the fifth inning. A lot of injuries have led to Kratz being on the Pirates, and while no one is expecting him to hit like Francisco Cervelli, the home run ...
Madison Bumgarner was good, but the Pirates were betterESPN (blog)
Locke, Kratz help Pirates end Giants' 8-game winning streakCBSSports.com
Pittsburgh Pirates vs. San Francisco Giants - 6/20/16 MLB Pick, Odds, and PredictionSports Chat Place
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MLB Rookie Report: Jacob Stallings, C, Pittsburgh Pirates - Minor League Ball (blog)

Mon, 06/20/2016 - 15:31

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MLB Rookie Report: Jacob Stallings, C, Pittsburgh Pirates
Minor League Ball (blog)
Stallings has been a Pirates farmhand ever since, though he's never hit well enough to rank very highly on prospect lists. This year he was hitting just .199/.242/.340 in 141 at-bats for Triple-A Indianapolis. He owns a career .237/.320/.355 slash in ...
Pirates call up C Jacob Stallings, son of Pitt hoops coachESPN
Pittsburgh Pirates Call Jacob Stallings Up to the MajorsChapelboro.com
Pirates promote catcher Stallings, son of Pitt coachPittsburgh Post-Gazette (blog)
Rum Bunter -Today's Knuckleball (blog)
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Pittsburgh Pirates Series Recap – A Windy City Beatdown - Pirates Breakdown

Mon, 06/20/2016 - 15:10

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Pittsburgh Pirates Series Recap – A Windy City Beatdown
Pirates Breakdown
Jake Arrieta continued his mastery of the Pittsburgh Pirates. He went six innings, allowed zero runs on two hits and struck out 11. Matt Szczur was a huge part of this game as he went 2-5 with a home run, two RBIs and a run scored. Albert Almora went 3 ...
Pittsburgh Pirates: Trade Deadline PreviewCall to the Pen
Dunlap: Dreading The Day Cutch Gets TradedCBS Local
5 Pittsburgh Pirates Who Have Played LIke All-Stars So Far in 2016RantSports
The Ringer (blog) -Bucs Dugout
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Kyle Hendricks strikes out 12, Chicago Cubs beat Pittsburgh Pirates - UPI.com

Mon, 06/20/2016 - 13:11

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Kyle Hendricks strikes out 12, Chicago Cubs beat Pittsburgh Pirates
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CHICAGO -- Kyle Hendricks combined a serviceable fastball with a deadly changeup on a record-setting Sunday night. The right-hander struck out a career-high 12 while five teammates contributed home runs, including three solo shots as the Chicago Cubs ...
How to bet Sunday night's Pirates-Cubs gameESPN
Chicago Cubs 4, Pittsburgh Pirates 3: Stars And StiffsRum Bunter
Francisco Liriano, Pittsburgh Pirates Fall To Chicago Cubs, 6-0Wheeling Intelligencer
Pirates Breakdown -Bleed Cubbie Blue -Cubbies Crib
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The Missteps that Led to a Weak Pittsburgh Pirates Bullpen - Pirates Breakdown

Mon, 06/20/2016 - 12:16

Pirates Breakdown

The Missteps that Led to a Weak Pittsburgh Pirates Bullpen
Pirates Breakdown
If there is one thing that Neal Huntington has been successful at in recent years as the General Manager of the Pittsburgh Pirates, it is assembling a very good bullpen during the offseason. Since 2013, the first year that the team reached the ...

Pittsburgh Pirates: Trade Deadline Preview - Call to the Pen

Mon, 06/20/2016 - 12:04

Call to the Pen

Pittsburgh Pirates: Trade Deadline Preview
Call to the Pen
The Pittsburgh Pirates are victims of being in the wrong division at the wrong time. The Pirates have hosted the WIld Card game in its first three years of inception and have won just one of them. Why? Because the St. Louis Cardinals have been a ...
Pittsburgh Pirates Rumor Mill – If the Pirates were Sellers…Pirates Breakdown
5 Pittsburgh Pirates Who Have Played LIke All-Stars So Far in 2016RantSports
How Andrew McCutchen Can Swing the NL Pennant RaceThe Ringer (blog)
Bucs Dugout
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Mike Emrick, longtime Pittsburgh Pirates fan, to call July game - Yahoo Sports (blog)

Mon, 06/20/2016 - 11:10

Yahoo Sports (blog)

Mike Emrick, longtime Pittsburgh Pirates fan, to call July game
Yahoo Sports (blog)
Mike Emrick doesn't hide his Pittsburgh Pirates fandom while broadcasting NHL games for NBC. Whenever he can, “Doc” will slip in some sort of reference to the Buccos. His love of the team has resulted in his participation in a Pirates fantasy camp and ...

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Pittsburgh Pirates Baker's Dozen – Bad Flashbacks - Pirates Breakdown

Mon, 06/20/2016 - 10:35

Pirates Breakdown

Pittsburgh Pirates Baker's Dozen – Bad Flashbacks
Pirates Breakdown
WHAT is the deal with the Pittsburgh Pirates struggles against the Cubs? Yes, they have the best record in baseball. And yes, they are an extremely solid team. But they are also beatable from time to time. The Bucs are now 1-8 against them this year ...
Pirates post-game notes: Road trip concludes, but the challenges continuePittsburgh Post-Gazette (blog)
Pirates-Cubs previewCBSSports.com

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Pittsburgh Pirates Wake Up Call – Swept out of the Windy City - Pirates Breakdown

Mon, 06/20/2016 - 09:03

Pittsburgh Post-Gazette (blog)

Pittsburgh Pirates Wake Up Call – Swept out of the Windy City
Pirates Breakdown
Last night the Pittsburgh Pirates lost 10-5 to the Chicago Cubs and were swept in the series by a vastly superior opponent. The Cubs are very obviously the best team in the league right now and they played like it last night. The Cubs were pretty much ...
Pirates post-game notes: Road trip concludes, but the challenges continuePittsburgh Post-Gazette (blog)

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The High School Sports Unsung Hero Award, presented by CoGo's, was created to recognize local student-athletes whose achievements go significantly beyond the athletic arena.
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For the fourth time in franchise history, the Pittsburgh Penguins have won the Stanley Cup. Kris Letang scored the game-winning goal, Sidney Crosby had two assists, and Matt Murray made 18 saves to propel the Penguins to a 3-1 victory and the Stanley Cup championship.
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Was the unanimously negative response of Pitt fans and college basketball experts to the hiring of Kevin Stallings an over-reaction?
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Jeannette High School's class of 2016 officially said goodbye to the Jayhawks during their graduation ceremony earlier this month. Before their June 3 commencement, however, there were some awards to dole out.
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Spring has arrived. The long cold winter is behind us, and so too are the grueling mid-season months that set up the NHL for its stretch run. Here are the teams that have emerged from the marathon and are well-positioned to make their bids for Lord Stanley.
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The NHL Playoffs are quickly approaching, and the Penguins are battling a spot at the Eastern Conference table. Here are three reasons why they will make a playoff run, and three reasons why they won’t.
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Whenever a hockey team changes coaches mid-season, it’s fair to look at the season in two parts. The beginning of the 2015-16 Pittsburgh Penguins campaign was the end of the Mike Johnston era and the remainder marked the beginning of Mike Sullivan’s tenure as head coach.
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Sure, making the playoffs would be nice, but is it really in the Penguins’ best interests?
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