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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)
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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

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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
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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 ...

Game 8: Detroit Tigers vs. Pittsburgh Pirates, 7:05 pm - Bless You Boys (blog)

Tue, 04/14/2015 - 18:53

Game 8: Detroit Tigers vs. Pittsburgh Pirates, 7:05 pm
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Live updates: Detroit Tigers at Pittsburgh Pirates (chat) - MLive.com

Tue, 04/14/2015 - 18:49

MLive.com

Live updates: Detroit Tigers at Pittsburgh Pirates (chat)
MLive.com
Final: Game. Set. Match. The Tigers' snap their one-game losing streak and improve to 7-1 after Joakim Soria works a perfect ninth inning en route to his third save this year. It'll be difficult for Joe Nathan to reclaim his role as closer if Soria ...
Detroit Tigers (7-1) at Pittsburgh Pirates (3-5), 7:05 pm (ET)The State
Detroit 2, Pittsburgh 0: Tigers' Greene dominates PiratesDetroit Free Press
Pittsburgh Pirates SP Gerrit Cole first to suppress Tigers batsCall to the Pen
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Behind Enemy Lines: Talking Pittsburgh Pirates with Charlie Wilmoth of Bucs ... - Bless You Boys (blog)

Tue, 04/14/2015 - 15:12

Behind Enemy Lines: Talking Pittsburgh Pirates with Charlie Wilmoth of Bucs ...
Bless You Boys (blog)
The Tigers opened up interleague play this week, and we all know what that means: a series against their hated NL Central rivals, the Pittsburgh Pirates. The "regional rivalries" that Major League Baseball has tried to cultivate may seem silly in this ...

Cole, Pirates hand Tigers first loss of season, 5-4 - ESPN

Tue, 04/14/2015 - 11:03

Cole, Pirates hand Tigers first loss of season, 5-4
ESPN
PITTSBURGH -- Gerrit Cole shut down baseball's top-hitting team, allowing just one run in six-plus innings as the Pittsburgh Pirates handed the Detroit Tigers their first loss of the season, 5-4 on Monday. The Tigers were trying to match the 7-0 start ...

Pedro Alvarez showing a commitment to learning how to play first base - ESPN

Tue, 04/14/2015 - 10:51

Pedro Alvarez showing a commitment to learning how to play first base
ESPN
Andrew McCutchen is Pittsburgh's resident MVP candidate, Neil Walker is the hometown favorite and Josh Harrison is the Pirates' scrappy every-man, but Alvarez might be the pivotal piece in Pittsburgh's offense. If he can return to the form he showed in ...

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The Pittsburgh Pirates believe in Josh Harrison -- and so should you - FOXSports.com

Tue, 04/14/2015 - 06:21

FOXSports.com

The Pittsburgh Pirates believe in Josh Harrison -- and so should you
FOXSports.com
Last spring, Josh Harrison was a 25th man battling the likes of Clint Barmes and Travis Ishikawa for spot starts, pinch-hit opportunities, and late-inning defensive work. After a 2014 season in which he hit for unprecedented power and showed slick ...
Pirates notebook: Starling Marte has new lookPittsburgh Post-Gazette
Slump deepens as Pirates fall to Tigers 1-0Olean Times Herald
Pirates' Marte shows signs of breaking out of slumpKCCI Des Moines
Pittsburgh Sporting News
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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.
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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.
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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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