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Pittsburgh Pirates Sign Josh Stinson - Rum Bunter

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Pittsburgh Pirates Sign Josh Stinson
Rum Bunter
The Pittsburgh Pirates signing of Josh Stinson is not a big time deal on the news itself, but it could become something that pushes the bullpen up to another level during the 2015 season. Stinson has never put up solid numbers (0-2, 4.47 ERA in 39 ...
Pirates agree to minor league deal with StinsonBradenton Herald
Pirates sign pitcher Stinson to minor league contractPittsburgh Post-Gazette

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Pittsburgh Pirates Should Consider Trading Mark Melancon - RantSports

Thu, 10/23/2014 - 20:18

Pittsburgh Pirates Should Consider Trading Mark Melancon
RantSports
Since being eliminated from the playoffs a few weeks ago, the Pittsburgh Pirates have been in full offseason mode. That means that they will be entertaining all kinds of trade offers and scouring the free agent market. One move in particular that the ...

Pirates' Russell Martin, Starling Marte finalists for Gold Glove awards - Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

Thu, 10/23/2014 - 15:32

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Pirates' Russell Martin, Starling Marte finalists for Gold Glove awards
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette
Pirates experiment with outfield prospect Josh Bell at first base. By Bill Brink / Pittsburgh Post-Gazette. Russell Martin and Starling Marte were named finalists Thursday for the Gold Glove awards, the defensive honors given to the top player in each ...
Pirates notebook: Two nominated for Gold GlovesPittsburgh Post Gazette
2014 MLB Gold Glove Award Finalists AnnouncedBleacher Report

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Pirates agree to minor league deal with Stinson - Bradenton Herald

Thu, 10/23/2014 - 10:56

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Pirates agree to minor league deal with Stinson
Bradenton Herald
Pittsburgh, PA (SportsNetwork.com) - The Pittsburgh Pirates have agreed to a minor league contract with pitcher Josh Stinson. Terms of the deal were not disclosed, but it also includes an invitation to spring training for 2015. Stinson was on the ...
Pittsburgh Pirates Sign Josh StinsonRum Bunter
Pirates sign pitcher Stinson to minor league contractPittsburgh Post-Gazette

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Stetson Allie Another Pittsburgh Pirates Success Story - Rum Bunter

Thu, 10/23/2014 - 10:38

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Stetson Allie Another Pittsburgh Pirates Success Story
Rum Bunter
Stetson Allie has always been the most interesting prospect in the Pittsburgh Pirates system. The big right hander could light up a radar gun when he was drafted by Neal Huntington, but when he struggled with control he was sent back to his true love.

Glasnow captures Starting Pitcher MiLBY - MiLB.com

Thu, 10/23/2014 - 10:20

MiLB.com

Glasnow captures Starting Pitcher MiLBY
MiLB.com
Allen talked the Pirates into putting Glasnow on their Draft board, and Pittsburgh took the hurler in the fifth round. Of the 21 pitchers the Pirates took in 2011 -- including top overall pick Gerrit Cole (6-foot-4) -- only two were shorter than 6-foot ...

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With Banister hire, could Rangers go after Pirates FA Russell Martin ... - Dallas Morning News

Thu, 10/23/2014 - 00:30

Dallas Morning News

With Banister hire, could Rangers go after Pirates FA Russell Martin ...
Dallas Morning News
CHICAGO, IL - SEPTEMBER 23: Russell Martin #55 (L) and bench coach bench coach Jeff Banister #28 of the Pittsburgh Pirates celebrate after defeating the Chicago Cubs 2-1 to clinch a National League wild card berth at Wrigley Field on September 23, ...

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Gerrit Cole Is Unquestioned Ace For Pittsburgh Pirates - RantSports

Wed, 10/22/2014 - 21:29

Gerrit Cole Is Unquestioned Ace For Pittsburgh Pirates
RantSports
As a nation turns its attention to the World Series, fans of the Pittsburgh Pirates are still bemoaning the early departure of their team from the playoffs. While it is pretty inconceivable that the Pirates could have beaten the red-hot San Francisco ...
Pirates savoring another playoff pushMeadville Tribune

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The Pirates Hot Stove Report With Colin Dunlap: Oct. 22, 2014 - CBS Local

Wed, 10/22/2014 - 19:11

CBS Local

The Pirates Hot Stove Report With Colin Dunlap: Oct. 22, 2014
CBS Local
PITTSBURGH (93-7 The FAN) – In this edition of “The Pirates Hot Stove Report with Colin Dunlap,” Colin talks about the loss of Jeff Banister and answers your questions from the mail bag. Colin spoke to one Pirates player who said Banister “was like a ...

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2014 Draft Report Card: Pittsburgh Pirates - Baseball America

Tue, 10/21/2014 - 08:21

2014 Draft Report Card: Pittsburgh Pirates
Baseball America
2014 Draft Report Card: Pittsburgh Pirates. October 20, 2014 by John Manuel. QUICK TAKE The Pirates didn't get a lot of plus present tools but believe they got a lot of good ballplayers such as Tucker and Joe. Keller, Supak and […]... Click here to ...

How Did 2014 Pittsburgh Pirates Win 88 Games? - Rum Bunter

Mon, 10/20/2014 - 08:44

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How Did 2014 Pittsburgh Pirates Win 88 Games?
Rum Bunter
May 26, 2014; New York, NY, USA; Pittsburgh Pirates left fielder Starling Marte (6), center fielder Andrew McCutchen (22) and right fielder Josh Harrison (5) celebrate their win against the New York Mets at Citi Field. The Pirates defeated the Mets 5-3.

Pirates experiment with outfield prospect Josh Bell at first base - Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

Mon, 10/20/2014 - 00:04

Pirates experiment with outfield prospect Josh Bell at first base
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette
The Pirates drafted Bell in the second round in 2011 despite him telling each team he intended to honor his commitment to Texas. A $5 million signing bonus changed his mind and the Pirates had themselves a 6-foot-2, 235-pound outfielder. This year ...

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Pittsburgh Pirates Report Card: Neil Walker, Jordy Mercer Pace Middle Infielders - City of Champions

Sun, 10/19/2014 - 13:24

City of Champions

Pittsburgh Pirates Report Card: Neil Walker, Jordy Mercer Pace Middle Infielders
City of Champions
This was Walker's most complete season, however once again injury ruined a full season and leaves fans to wonder if that can happen again. Walker played 159 games against 2011, but has not approached that number since. In some aspects this was his ...

Jeff Banister Thanks Pirates Fans, Organization - CBS Local

Sat, 10/18/2014 - 14:51

CBS Local

Jeff Banister Thanks Pirates Fans, Organization
CBS Local
“I'd like to take an opportunity first just to thank the city of Pittsburgh and the fans and the Pirate organization for giving me an opportunity to help grow up, grow my family and my kids up as well. Can't turn off 29 years; it's still going to burn ...
Jeff Banister Thanks Pittsburgh on 93.7 FanRum Bunter
Banister's minor league experience could benefit young teamWFAA
At last, a team of his ownPittsburgh Post-Gazette
Bridge River Lillooet News
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Jeff Banister Thanks Pittsburgh on 93.7 Fan - Rum Bunter

Fri, 10/17/2014 - 22:38

Rum Bunter

Jeff Banister Thanks Pittsburgh on 93.7 Fan
Rum Bunter
But as Banister told Dunlap, today was nothing compared to the past few days for the 29-year veteran of the Pittsburgh Pirates organization. Banister was a bit late for the interview, but he more than made up for it with some great information. Be sure ...
Jeff Banister Thanks Pirates Fans, OrganizationCBS Local
Banister's minor league experience could benefit young teamWFAA
At last, a team of his ownPittsburgh Post-Gazette
Amarillo.com
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Pittsburgh Pirates Need Travis Snider's Spark - RantSports

Fri, 10/17/2014 - 20:45

Pittsburgh Pirates Need Travis Snider's Spark
RantSports
It took seven years and a change of scenery for Travis Snider to finally find his groove. This season, coming off of the bench for the Pittsburgh Pirates, Snider provided a spark that the team desperately needed. With Andrew McCutchen and Starling ...

Pittsburgh Pirates Castoff Travis Ishikawa Becomes October Hero - RantSports

Fri, 10/17/2014 - 11:33

Pittsburgh Pirates Castoff Travis Ishikawa Becomes October Hero
RantSports
During Spring Training this season, the Pittsburgh Pirates were confident in trying to make Andrew Lambo the team's first baseman. They gave him every shot to earn the job in Spring Training, and Lambo blew it big time. He went 4-for-45 with no extra ...

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Are The Pittsburgh Pirates Willing To Trade Ike Davis? - FanSided

Fri, 10/17/2014 - 08:11

FanSided

Are The Pittsburgh Pirates Willing To Trade Ike Davis?
FanSided
Ike Davis hasn't even been with the Pittsburgh Pirates for an entire year, but he could be on the move again this winter, reports the New York Daily News. Davis was acquired by the Pirates in late April from the New York Mets in exchange for minor ...

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Are The Pittsburgh Pirates Willing To Trade Ike Davis? - FanSided

Fri, 10/17/2014 - 08:11

FanSided

Are The Pittsburgh Pirates Willing To Trade Ike Davis?
FanSided
Ike Davis hasn't even been with the Pittsburgh Pirates for an entire year, but he could be on the move again this winter, reports the New York Daily News. Davis was acquired by the Pirates in late April from the New York Mets in exchange for minor ...

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Colin Dunlap: Thanks, Jeff Banister - CBS Local

Fri, 10/17/2014 - 08:11

CBS Local

Colin Dunlap: Thanks, Jeff Banister
CBS Local
That's why when the news started to trickle on Thursday that Banister — who turns 50 in January — is set to become the next manager of the Texas Rangers and will leave his post as the bench coach of the Pittsburgh Pirates, it is met with diverse ...
Pittsburgh Pirates Paying For SuccessRum Bunter
MLB source: Rangers choose Jeff Banister to be their new managerDallas Morning News
Report: Pittsburgh Pirates' Jeff Banister To Be Next Texas Rangers ManagerCity of Champions
Fort Worth Star Telegram -ESPN -The Daily Progress
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Domestic violence is awful. That’s something most of us can agree on, in black and white terms. Right? Wrong. Domestic violence, like so many problematic subjects, has shades of gray.
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One week left in the 2014 WPIAL regular season. One week left for teams to prove they’re ready for the playoffs.
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The Baldwin Highlanders (3-6) will look to the Altavilla brothers—Doug and Nick—against the Bethel Park Blackhawks (7-4) in Friday’s Quad A Southeastern Conference battle.
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Perennial regular season leaders rebuild, the West gets stronger, analytics take center stage and the draft is reconfigured. Here are four league-wide storylines to follow as the NHL season gets underway.
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A starter since her freshman year of high school, Brenna Wise has made a name for herself throughout her conference, the greater Pittsburgh area and across the state of Pennsylvania.
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Western PA has long-provided the NFL with some of its top-end talent and that continues to be the case. As of the end of the September, 21 former WPIAL or Pittsburgh City League players graced NFL rosters.
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There is no shortage of great athletes to come out of the Mon-Valley, but perhaps no single institution has produced more great athletes than old Donora High School (now part of Ringgold). The WPIAL Hall of Fame has recognized the following Donora greats.
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Through five games, there are a few teams and a few players who have stood out above the rest.
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