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Pittsburgh Pirates Wake-Up Call – New Super Utility Star - Pirates Breakdown

Fri, 03/24/2017 - 09:02

Pirates Breakdown

Pittsburgh Pirates Wake-Up Call – New Super Utility Star
Pirates Breakdown
In our daily Wake-Up Call, we get you ready for the day with a complete look at all things Pittsburgh Pirates. The Pittsburgh Pirates are faced with more than a few challenges heading into 2017. One of them includes replacing Sean Rodriguez, who served ...

Who Will Fill Out The Pittsburgh Pirates Bench Opening Day? - Rum Bunter

Fri, 03/24/2017 - 05:07

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Who Will Fill Out The Pittsburgh Pirates Bench Opening Day?
Rum Bunter
The Pittsburgh Pirates' spring training competition for the fifth starter rotation spot has been highly disappointing and uneventful, but the competition for the remaining bench spots on the major league roster has been the exact opposite. Who will the ...

Pittsburgh Pirates Top 30 Prospects: Ranking 12-7 - Rum Bunter

Thu, 03/23/2017 - 20:14

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Pittsburgh Pirates Top 30 Prospects: Ranking 12-7
Rum Bunter
Over the last few weeks, we have been breaking down our top 30 Pittsburgh Pirates prospects. Next up will be numbers 12-7, with three players who can help contribute this season, former first rounds picks, and a player the club acquired in a trade.

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Pittsburgh Pirates Top 30 Prospects: Ranking 12-7 - Rum Bunter

Thu, 03/23/2017 - 20:14

Rum Bunter

Pittsburgh Pirates Top 30 Prospects: Ranking 12-7
Rum Bunter
Over the last few weeks, we have been breaking down our top 30 Pittsburgh Pirates prospects. Next up will be numbers 12-7, with three players who can help contribute this season, former first rounds picks, and a player the club acquired in a trade.

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What to expect from the Pittsburgh Pirates in 2017 - isportsweb.com (blog)

Thu, 03/23/2017 - 17:12

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What to expect from the Pittsburgh Pirates in 2017
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After missing out on the playoffs last year for the first time in four years with a 78-83 record, the Pittsburgh Pirates are looking to get back on track. One of the primary reasons for falling out of the playoff picture was a consistent pitching staff ...

New Kid on the Block No More – Pittsburgh Pirates Announcer Joe Block Settling in - Pirates Breakdown

Thu, 03/23/2017 - 12:35

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New Kid on the Block No More – Pittsburgh Pirates Announcer Joe Block Settling in
Pirates Breakdown
It's been a little over a year since the Pittsburgh Pirates added Play-by-Play Announcer Joe Block to their roster and it's safe to say that he's settling in well. We caught up with the amiable 39 year-old, who boasts a soothing voice, bald head and ...

2017 NL Central Preview: Pittsburgh Pirates - Brew Crew Ball

Thu, 03/23/2017 - 10:00

Brew Crew Ball

2017 NL Central Preview: Pittsburgh Pirates
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The Pittsburgh Pirates expected to contend for postseason play in 2016, perhaps for a division crown and certainly for a Wild Card slot. Instead, they finished at 78-83, a full 25 games behind the first place Chicago Cubs, and 8.5 games out of the Wild ...
Pittsburgh Pirates 2017 Season PreviewRed Reporter
Pirates 2017 preview: Pittsburgh eyes postseason return after ...Sporting News
Are there any extension candidates on the 2017 Pittsburgh Pirates?Pirates Breakdown
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Pirates cut nine players - Bucs Dugout

Thu, 03/23/2017 - 09:22

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Pirates cut nine players
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The Pirates have cut nine players from major league camp. They optioned catcher Elias Diaz and infielder Max Moroff to AAA. Re-assigned to minor league camp were first baseman/outfielder Joey Terdoslavich, infielder Eric Wood, outfielder Eury Perez, ...
Pirates Cut Nine Players From MLB Camp, Including Diaz, Moroff, Wood, and SantanaPirates Prospects (press release) (subscription) (blog)
Elias Diaz, Edgar Santana among Pirates' latest roster cutsPittsburgh Post-Gazette (blog)
Edgar SantanaCBSSports.com

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Pittsburgh Pirates: McCutchen and Harrison are WBC Champions - Rum Bunter

Thu, 03/23/2017 - 08:38

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Pittsburgh Pirates: McCutchen and Harrison are WBC Champions
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They had an all-star lineup which included a couple Pittsburgh Pirates in Starling Marte and Gregory Polanco. However, not far behind the Dominican All-Star team was Team USA and Team Puerto Rico. After Puerto Rico beat the Dominican Republic in the ...
Pittsburgh Pirates Wake-up Call – Team USA takes WBC CrownPirates Breakdown

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Pittsburgh Pirates to host University Nights at PNC Park | News ... - Lock Haven Express

Thu, 03/23/2017 - 00:11

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Pittsburgh Pirates to host University Nights at PNC Park | News ...
Lock Haven Express
PITTSBURGH — The Pittsburgh Pirates announced the return of University Nights at PNC Park, as a way for the Club to celebrate local universities on specific ...
Tickets going fast for special ticket package for Bucs opener | News ...The Steubenville Herald-Star

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Central Notes: Pirates, Indians, White Sox, Brewers - MLB Trade Rumors

Wed, 03/22/2017 - 22:00

MLB Trade Rumors

Central Notes: Pirates, Indians, White Sox, Brewers
MLB Trade Rumors
... Jameson Taillon, Gregory Polanco, Starling Marte, Jordy Mercer, Josh Harrison, Josh Bell, Tony Watson; we could have traded any and of all of them at some point, and every single player we would have acquired wouldn't be with the Pittsburgh Pirates ...

The Next Two Days Could Be Key In Setting The Pittsburgh Pirates Rotation - Rum Bunter

Wed, 03/22/2017 - 20:22

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The Next Two Days Could Be Key In Setting The Pittsburgh Pirates Rotation
Rum Bunter
As has been discussed many times on this site the biggest battle in Spring Training for the Pittsburgh Pirates this year is the battle for the fifth starter's spot. Gerrit Cole, Jameson Taillon, Ivan Nova, and Chad Kuhl will be in the Pirate rotation ...
With One Week To Go: 5 Impressions From Pirates CampCBS Pittsburgh / KDKA

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Pittsburgh Pirates Reportedly Still in on Jose Quintana - Rum Bunter

Wed, 03/22/2017 - 16:10

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Pittsburgh Pirates Reportedly Still in on Jose Quintana
Rum Bunter
Other than Andrew McCutchen, the most talked about rumor around the Pittsburgh Pirates this off-season had to do with a certain starting pitcher. When the White Sox traded Chris Sale to the Boston Red Sox, it showed that the South-Siders were serious ...
Pittsburgh Pirates Wake-Up Call: Quintana Trade Saga ContinuesPirates Breakdown
Report: Jose Quintana remains possible trade target for Pirates ...Pittsburgh Post-Gazette
Astros, Braves, Pirates Interested In Jose QuintanaRealGM.com
MLB Trade Rumors -Yahoo Sports
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Pittsburgh Pirates Reportedly Still in on Jose Quintana - Rum Bunter

Wed, 03/22/2017 - 16:10

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Pittsburgh Pirates Reportedly Still in on Jose Quintana
Rum Bunter
Other than Andrew McCutchen, the most talked about rumor around the Pittsburgh Pirates this off-season had to do with a certain starting pitcher. When the White Sox traded Chris Sale to the Boston Red Sox, it showed that the South-Siders were serious ...
Pittsburgh Pirates Wake-Up Call: Quintana Trade Saga ContinuesPirates Breakdown
Trade talk: White Sox patiently dangling Jose QuintanaYahoo Sports

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Clash between Pittsburgh Pirates radio and TV booths was 'completely part of the schtick' - Awful Announcing

Wed, 03/22/2017 - 13:13

Awful Announcing

Clash between Pittsburgh Pirates radio and TV booths was 'completely part of the schtick'
Awful Announcing
In the eighth inning of Tuesday's Spring Training game between the Pirates and Rays, an apparent fight broke out between Pittsburgh's radio and television broadcast booths. The Pirates were attempting an experiment in which the guys who usually do ...

Pittsburgh Pirates Wake-Up Call: Quintana Trade Saga Continues - Pirates Breakdown

Wed, 03/22/2017 - 09:07

Pirates Breakdown

Pittsburgh Pirates Wake-Up Call: Quintana Trade Saga Continues
Pirates Breakdown
In our daily Wake-Up Call, we get you ready for the day with a complete look at all things Pittsburgh Pirates. Well, here we go again with the trade drama involving Chicago White Sox pitcher Jose Quintana. And believe it or not, the Pirates would be ...
Astros, Braves, Pirates Interested In Jose QuintanaRealGM.com

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Pittsburgh Pirates Wake-Up Call: Quintana Trade Saga Continues - Pirates Breakdown

Wed, 03/22/2017 - 09:07

Pirates Breakdown

Pittsburgh Pirates Wake-Up Call: Quintana Trade Saga Continues
Pirates Breakdown
In our daily Wake-Up Call, we get you ready for the day with a complete look at all things Pittsburgh Pirates. Well, here we go again with the trade drama involving Chicago White Sox pitcher Jose Quintana. And believe it or not, the Pirates would be ...
Report: Jose Quintana remains possible trade target for Pirates ...Pittsburgh Post-Gazette
Astros, Braves, Pirates Interested In Jose QuintanaRealGM.com
MLB trade rumors: Latest on White Sox dealing Jose Quintana; Yankees out of mix?NJ.com
Yahoo Sports
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Ranking the best Pittsburgh Pirates relief pitchers of all time - PGH City Paper

Wed, 03/22/2017 - 06:09

PGH City Paper

Ranking the best Pittsburgh Pirates relief pitchers of all time
PGH City Paper
Last week in this spot, I unveiled the Pittsburgh Pirates' top 10 starting pitchers of the past 50 years. Through a calculated formula, it was determined that the “Candy Man,” John Candelaria, was the best of the bunch. This week, we move onto the ...

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