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Pittsburgh Pirates Matchups to Watch: Bucs Enter Final Stretch - Pirates Breakdown

Fri, 09/23/2016 - 18:12

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Pittsburgh Pirates Matchups to Watch: Bucs Enter Final Stretch
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Following a series win against the Milwaukee Brewers at Miller Park, the Pittsburgh Pirates continue their quest to accomplish a task that seems impossible: making the playoffs. The Bucs will look to continue their quest this weekend against the ...

Pittsburgh Pirates' Old Friends Collide as Washington Comes to Town - Rum Bunter

Fri, 09/23/2016 - 17:40

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Pittsburgh Pirates' Old Friends Collide as Washington Comes to Town
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The Pittsburgh Pirates finished their final road trip of the season Thursday, and begin their final home stand of the season Friday at 76-76 (.500) and 4.5 games out of a Wild Card spot with ten games to play. Now, the NL East-leading Washington ...
Washington Nationals blow late lead, lose 6-5 to Pittsburgh Pirates on walk-off singleFederal Baseball
Nationals looking to clinch in PittsburghReuters
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Tracking the Pittsburgh Pirates' Pursuit of Ivan Nova - Pirates Breakdown

Fri, 09/23/2016 - 16:58

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Tracking the Pittsburgh Pirates' Pursuit of Ivan Nova
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As the Pittsburgh Pirates have now officially begun the process of courting Ivan Nova's services for the 2017 season, Pirates Breakdown will be updating this original story as developments surface. News and analysis on all things Nova will be found here.
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Paul Zeise: Ivan Nova's contract demands are too rich for the Pirates' bloodPittsburgh Post-Gazette
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Pittsburgh Pirates Hero and Goat – Kinda Sorta Back in the Race - Pirates Breakdown

Fri, 09/23/2016 - 15:00

Pittsburgh Pirates Hero and Goat – Kinda Sorta Back in the Race
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This series did not feature the best starting pitching for the Pirates. None of the three pitched late into the ballgames but they did enough. The offense more heroics from Sean Rodriguez and Adam Frazier. However, for my money, the team's Hero of the ...

Pittsburgh Pirates: Thoughts on Ivan Nova and his Asking Price - Rum Bunter

Fri, 09/23/2016 - 14:06

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Pittsburgh Pirates: Thoughts on Ivan Nova and his Asking Price
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The issue is that fans are tired of seeing the Pittsburgh Pirates turn these pitchers around, just to go and pitch for others team the next season. Last year the Pittsburgh Pirates turned J.A. Happ's career around. He ended up getting a three-year ...
Paul Zeise: Ivan Nova's contract demands are too rich for the Pirates' bloodPittsburgh Post-Gazette

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Pittsburgh Pirates Prepare For Final Homestand Of The Season - Rum Bunter

Fri, 09/23/2016 - 12:41

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Pittsburgh Pirates Prepare For Final Homestand Of The Season
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With ten games remaining in the 2016 Major League Baseball season the Pittsburgh Pirates find themselves with a 76-76 record. While the 2016 season has not gone as many fans had hoped, it is encouraging to see the Pirates finishing the season strong.

Pittsburgh Pirates Rumor Mill – Sean Rod & the Off-Season Bench Plans - Pirates Breakdown

Fri, 09/23/2016 - 12:02

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Pittsburgh Pirates Rumor Mill – Sean Rod & the Off-Season Bench Plans
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In our last Pittsburgh Pirates Rumor Mill, we started to look ahead to the off-season as the Pirates slowly slipped out of contention. However, the Pirates were able to make it interesting over the past week. Therefore, we here at the Rumor Mill will ...

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Pittsburgh Pirates Wake-Up Call – Speed Bump Or Worse? - Pirates Breakdown

Fri, 09/23/2016 - 10:14

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Pittsburgh Pirates Wake-Up Call – Speed Bump Or Worse?
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In our daily Wake-Up Call, we get you ready for the day with a complete look at all things Pittsburgh Pirates. Last night, the Pittsburgh Pirates lost to the Milwaukee Brewers. You can read our TnTs from the game right here, but the question many fans ...
Pittsburgh Pirates Have Talked Extension with Ivan NovaCall to the Pen
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Paul Zeise: Ivan Nova's contract demands are too rich for the Pirates' bloodPittsburgh Post-Gazette
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MLB Trade News: Pittsburgh Pirates acquire Wade LeBlanc from Mariners - Sportsrageous

Fri, 09/23/2016 - 01:01

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MLB Trade News: Pittsburgh Pirates acquire Wade LeBlanc from Mariners
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The Pittsburgh Pirates have announced that they acquired left-handed pitcher Wade LeBlanc from an interestingly late season trade with the Seattle Mariners. Reports say that the Mariners will receive a player to be named later or cash considerations.

Pittsburgh Pirates Takeaways & Throwaways: Bats Cool Off in Loss ... - Pirates Breakdown

Thu, 09/22/2016 - 23:15

Pittsburgh Pirates Takeaways & Throwaways: Bats Cool Off in Loss ...
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The the bats went silent for the Pirates tonight as they collected only one run on five hits in the loss. Takeaways. Francisco Cervelli hit his first home run of the ...

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Pirates' Starling Marte leaves in 3rd inning with tightness in back - ESPN

Thu, 09/22/2016 - 22:39

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Pirates' Starling Marte leaves in 3rd inning with tightness in back
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MILWAUKEE -- Starling Marte, making his first start since returning to the Pittsburgh Pirates following a 16-game absence caused by lower back discomfort, left with back tightness in Thursday night's 3-1 loss to the Milwaukee Brewers. Marte, who ...

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Pirates' Marte leaves game with back injury - Today's Knuckleball (blog)

Thu, 09/22/2016 - 21:35

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Pirates' Marte leaves game with back injury
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Pittsburgh Pirates outfielder Starling Marte was removed from Thursday night's game against the Milwaukee Brewers after hitting a foul ball. It appeared that he had re-aggravated an injury to his back. Marte, who was making his first start since ...

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Pirates pre-game notes: Mercer, Locke dealing with injuries - Pittsburgh Post-Gazette (blog)

Thu, 09/22/2016 - 19:01

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Pirates pre-game notes: Mercer, Locke dealing with injuries
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Jordy Mercer of the Pittsburgh Pirates reacts to a grand slam home run during the sixth inning of a game against the Milwaukee Brewers at Miller Park on August 26, 2016 in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. By Bill Brink / Pittsburgh Post-Gazette. MILWAUKEE ...

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Pittsburgh Pirates: Diagnosing Andrew McCutchen's Season-Long Slump - Call to the Pen

Thu, 09/22/2016 - 16:15

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Pittsburgh Pirates: Diagnosing Andrew McCutchen's Season-Long Slump
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Coming off three straight seasons in which they captured a Wild Card spot, the Pittsburgh Pirates entered 2016 well-equipped to give the World Series favorite Chicago Cubs a run for their money at finishing atop the National League Central. A rash of ...
Resurgent McCutchen could be playing his way out of PittsburghToday's Knuckleball (blog)

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Pittsburgh Pirates: Trade for Left-Handed Phil Coke - Rum Bunter - Rum Bunter

Thu, 09/22/2016 - 12:54

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Pittsburgh Pirates: Trade for Left-Handed Phil Coke - Rum Bunter
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A few days ago Pittsburgh Pirates General Manager Neal Huntington mentioned that they were looking to add another pitcher. This morning it was announced.

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Pittsburgh Pirates Wild Card Watch – Revival Edition - Pirates Breakdown

Thu, 09/22/2016 - 11:49

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Pittsburgh Pirates Wild Card Watch – Revival Edition
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The Pittsburgh Pirates are seemingly still in the NL Wild Card hunt. As their chances have been revived, so too is our Wild Card Watch. This is where we survey the current state of affairs in the hunt for the 2016 NL Wild Card. The Pirates are 6-2 in ...

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Former KU hurler honored by the Pittsburgh Pirates - KUAthletics.com

Thu, 09/22/2016 - 11:43

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Former KU hurler honored by the Pittsburgh Pirates
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INDIANAPOLIS – Former Kansas right-handed ace Frank Duncan followed up an All-Star campaign for the Triple-A Indianapolis Indians with his second-straight recognition from the Pittsburgh Pirates organization as the club's 2016 Pirates Community ...

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Former KU hurler honored by the Pittsburgh Pirates - KUAthletics.com

Thu, 09/22/2016 - 11:43

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Former KU hurler honored by the Pittsburgh Pirates
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INDIANAPOLIS – Former Kansas right-handed ace Frank Duncan followed up an All-Star campaign for the Triple-A Indianapolis Indians with his second-straight recognition from the Pittsburgh Pirates organization as the club's 2016 Pirates Community ...

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Preview: Brewers vs. Pirates - FOXSports.com

Thu, 09/22/2016 - 10:19

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Preview: Brewers vs. Pirates
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MILWAUKEE -- September had gotten off to a good start for the Milwaukee Brewers, who opened the month by taking two of three from the Cubs, split a series in St. Louis, swept the Pirates in Pittsburgh, then took another series from the Cubs, this time ...

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Bob Prince was best known as the voice of the PIttsburgh Pirates for 28 years, but it was not the only job he had over his Hall of Fame career. “The Gunner” also called Steelers and Penguins games at different times during his career and was part of the NBC broadcast team for the 1965 All-Star Game.
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Expectations are high for the Pittsburgh Steelers in 2016. A revamped defensive line, featuring two of the league's best ends in Cameron Heyward and Stephon Tuitt, is one of the main reasons why.
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The Steelers opened the preseason as the odd-on favorite in the AFC North, but injuries and suspensions could open the door for a still-talented Bengals team and Ravens squad looking to rebound from a disappointing 2015.
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Pittsburgh Penguins’ head coach Mike Sullivan has obviously spoken several very kind words about his championship hockey team. Sullivan has complimented his team’s speed, chemistry, and teamwork. But perhaps more than anything else, Sullivan complimented their toughness.
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College football is one week away, as Hawaii and Cal open the 2016 season in Sydney, Australia next Friday. The local teams don't kick things off until Labor Day weekend, but PSR has our preseason rankings together already.
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In the days leading up to the 2016 NFL Draft, it was unknown whether University of Pittsburgh tight end JP Holtz would be selected.
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Western Pennsylvania's football recruiting class of 2017 is a strong one, led by Clairton's Lamont Wade -- one of the top recruits in the country. The class also features a multitude of interior line talent.
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Five of the top seven Heisman vote-getters are back on the college football field this fall, making this season's Heisman watch one of the most heated in recent memory.
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