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Milwaukee Brewers at Pittsburgh Pirates preview - FOXSports.com

Fri, 04/17/2015 - 06:03

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Milwaukee Brewers at Pittsburgh Pirates preview
FOXSports.com
After averaging 4.2 and 4.0 runs in 2014, Pittsburgh ranks 24th in the majors with 3.2 while Milwaukee is 26th with 2.9. The Pirates (3-6) were effective in Milwaukee last weekend with 6-2 and 10-2 victories, then won 5-4 at home against Detroit on Monday.
Marte helps Pittsburgh Pirates down Milwaukee BrewersUPI.com
Worley takes ball vs. Crew as Bucs get 2nd crack at NelsonMLB.com
Pittsburgh Pirates shake up lineup for Friday's gameRum Bunter
Macon Telegraph (blog) -The State
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Pittsburgh Pirates: early offensive struggles - isportsweb.com (blog)

Thu, 04/16/2015 - 17:43

isportsweb.com (blog)

Pittsburgh Pirates: early offensive struggles
isportsweb.com (blog)
After finishing their series with the Detroit Tigers, the Pirates have shown their weakness. So far this season the starting pitchers have performed at a very high level, minus one start by Vance Worley. In back-to-back games Pittsburgh has failed to ...
Pittsburgh Pirates' Swing Mechanics - Part IIIRum Bunter
The Pittsburgh Pirates believe in Josh Harrison -- and so should youFOXSports.com
Pirates notebook: Starling Marte has new lookPittsburgh Post-Gazette

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Detroit Tigers v Pittsburgh Pirates - CBS Local

Thu, 04/16/2015 - 13:17

CBS Local

Detroit Tigers v Pittsburgh Pirates
CBS Local
PITTSBURGH, PA - APRIL 15: Alfredo Simon #31 of the Detroit Tigers pitches in the first inning while wearing the #42 to commemorate Jackie Robinson Day during the game at PNC Park on April 15, 2015 in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. (Photo by Jared ...
Pittsburgh Pirates look to bounce back against MilwaukeeRum Bunter
Pirates ready for a 2nd crack at Brewers' NelsonMLB.com
Brewers-Pirates PreviewCBSSports.com
GlobalPost (blog) -KCCI Des Moines
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Pittsburgh Pirates Take A Dip In This Week's MLB Power Rankings - City of Champions

Thu, 04/16/2015 - 12:45

City of Champions

Pittsburgh Pirates Take A Dip In This Week's MLB Power Rankings
City of Champions
This week you and I take a look at who is the youngest player on the Pittsburgh Pirates and the rest of the National League Central. Which one might tip the scale in favor of his team? For the crew of the Jolly Roger, outfielder Gregory Polanco has the ...

Pittsburgh Pirates' Swing Mechanics - Part III - Rum Bunter

Thu, 04/16/2015 - 08:07

Rum Bunter

Pittsburgh Pirates' Swing Mechanics - Part III
Rum Bunter
Two of these players have been with the big league club for a couple of years now while the other three are newcomers, but that doesn't deter me from breaking down the bench players for the Pittsburgh Pirates' swing mechanics. So let's get crackin'.
Pittsburgh Pirates: early offensive strugglesisportsweb.com (blog)
The Pittsburgh Pirates believe in Josh Harrison -- and so should youFOXSports.com
Pirates notebook: Starling Marte has new lookPittsburgh Post-Gazette
Pittsburgh Sporting News
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Locke takes ball vs. Crew as Bucs get 2nd crack at Nelson - MLB.com

Thu, 04/16/2015 - 00:26

Locke takes ball vs. Crew as Bucs get 2nd crack at Nelson
MLB.com
After meeting last weekend at Miller Park, the Pirates and Brewers will reconvene for a three-game series beginning Friday night at PNC Park. Brewers starter Jimmy Nelson will look to repeat his dominant 2015 debut, while Pirates lefty Jeff Locke is ...
Pirates vs. Brewers - 4/17/15 MLB Pick, Odds, and PredictionSports Chat Place
Pirates get ready to face Brewers' right-hander Nelson, hope for better resultsTribune-Review
Brewers Lose To Cardinals, Play Pirates This WeekendDoorCountyDailyNews.com

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Recap: Pittsburgh vs. Detroit - Bradenton Herald

Wed, 04/15/2015 - 22:53

Recap: Pittsburgh vs. Detroit
Bradenton Herald
Pittsburgh, PA (SportsNetwork.com) - Rajai Davis homered and Alfredo Simon continued a string of good starting pitching for the Detroit Tigers in a 1-0 win over the Pittsburgh Pirates on Wednesday. Simon (2-0) gave up the only two Pirates hits, both ...

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Live updates: Detroit Tigers at Pittsburgh Pirates (chat) - MLive.com

Wed, 04/15/2015 - 18:35

MLive.com

Live updates: Detroit Tigers at Pittsburgh Pirates (chat)
MLive.com
Final: Game. Set. Match. Making his fifth appearance in six days, Joakim Soria worked a flawless ninth inning to convert his fourth save and help the Tigers win their major league-leading eighth game. Backed by Rajai Davis' solo homer in the sixth ...
Detroit Tigers 1, Pittsburgh Pirates 0: 8-1 Tigers off to their best start ...Bless You Boys (blog)
Tigers fall to Pirates 5-4 for first loss of seasonDetroit Free Press
Greene throws 8 strong innings as Tigers beat Pirates 2-0ESPN (blog)
The San Luis Obispo Tribune -Motor City Bengals -CBS Local
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Detroit Tigers 2, Pittsburgh Pirates 0: Shane Greene dominates, Tigers clinch ... - Bless You Boys (blog)

Wed, 04/15/2015 - 17:58

MLive.com

Detroit Tigers 2, Pittsburgh Pirates 0: Shane Greene dominates, Tigers clinch ...
Bless You Boys (blog)
The Detroit Tigers tried losing once, but it didn't fit their style. After suffering their first loss of the season yesterday, the Tigers evened their series with the Pittsburgh Pirates in a 2-0 victory on Tuesday at PNC Park. Shane Greene (2-0) was ...
Live updates: Detroit Tigers at Pittsburgh Pirates (chat)MLive.com
Greene throws 8 strong innings as Tigers beat Pirates 2-0ESPN (blog)
Detroit Tigers (7-1) at Pittsburgh Pirates (3-5), 7:05 pm (ET)The State
Detroit Free Press
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Exclusive: 1-On-1 With Pirates' Owner Bob Nutting - CBS Local

Wed, 04/15/2015 - 16:45

CBS Local

Exclusive: 1-On-1 With Pirates' Owner Bob Nutting
CBS Local
PITTSBURGH (KDKA) -Expectations for the Pittsburgh Pirates are very high this season with several well-respected baseball people picking them to go all the way to the World Series. KDKA-TV's Rick Dayton sat down with team owner Bob Nutting for an ...

Breaking Down Pittsburgh Pirates Swing Mechanics - Part II - Rum Bunter

Wed, 04/15/2015 - 13:57

Rum Bunter

Breaking Down Pittsburgh Pirates Swing Mechanics - Part II
Rum Bunter
With the season being a little more than a week old and the Pittsburgh Pirates off to a less than desirable start at 3-5, I decided this was a good time to take a look at the swings of the three starting outfielders for our beloved Pirates. You've got ...

Detroit Tigers (7-1) at Pittsburgh Pirates (3-5), 7:05 pm (ET) - The State

Wed, 04/15/2015 - 10:57

Detroit Tigers (7-1) at Pittsburgh Pirates (3-5), 7:05 pm (ET)
The State
(SportsNetwork.com) - Back from the paternity list, Francisco Liriano tries for his first win of the season on Wednesday when the Pittsburgh Pirates close out their three-game series with the Detroit Tigers at PNC Park. Liriano pitched well in his ...

Simon faces Pirates in series finale on Jackie Day - MLB.com

Wed, 04/15/2015 - 09:56

Simon faces Pirates in series finale on Jackie Day
MLB.com
No opponent has more of a history with Francisco Liriano than the Tigers, his more frequent divisional foes during his years in the American League Central and an annual foe his last two seasons in Pittsburgh. Most of that history has not been good ...

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Burnett sharp in Pirates 2-0 loss to Tigers - Bellingham Herald

Wed, 04/15/2015 - 00:09

Bellingham Herald

Burnett sharp in Pirates 2-0 loss to Tigers
Bellingham Herald
The veteran right-hander allowed only one run in 6 2-3 innings but Shane Greene pitched eight strong innings and the Detroit Tigers bounced back from their first loss of the season with a 2-0 victory over the Pittsburgh Pirates on Tuesday night ...

MLB RUMORS: Pittsburgh Pirates to Trade for Cole Hamels at Deadline? Team ... - Headlines & Global News

Tue, 04/14/2015 - 20:16

Headlines & Global News

MLB RUMORS: Pittsburgh Pirates to Trade for Cole Hamels at Deadline? Team ...
Headlines & Global News
The Pittsburgh Pirates have made the playoffs in each of the past two seasons after suffering a 20-year postseason drought. Now, as they're seemingly one star player away from making a deep run, they may look to execute a big trade at the deadline.

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Detroit Tigers at Pittsburgh Pirates Game 8 Preview, TV Coverage, Lineup - Motor City Bengals

Tue, 04/14/2015 - 19:40

Motor City Bengals

Detroit Tigers at Pittsburgh Pirates Game 8 Preview, TV Coverage, Lineup
Motor City Bengals
... spoil the Pirates home opener on Monday as Gerrit Cole pitched a gem, neutralizing the Tigers offense to just one run in six plus innings of work. Detroit was able to score three runs in the ninth off Pirates closer Mark Melancon, but Pittsburgh ...

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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
Francisco Liriano is the Pirates’ Opening Day starter this year, but he is not an Ace. Gerrit Cole will start game 2 of 162, but, despite the expectations that surround the former first-overall pick, he is not an Ace, either.
Feature TwoNorth Shore NotesPainting The Black
George Blanda was a pro football player for 26 seasons, longer than anyone who ever played. The Youngwood native was inducted into the Pro Football Hall of Fame as a quarterback and kicker in 1981.
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The Unsung Hero award recognizes local high school coaches and student-athletes who have dedicated themselves to sports and academics, but traditionally have not received the deserved attention.
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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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