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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 ...

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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 ...
New Texas Rangers skipper Jeff Banister brings fight and survivor instinct to teamCultureMap Dallas

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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

Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

Pirates experiment with outfield prospect Josh Bell at first base
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette
And because Bell has development remaining before he reaches the major leagues anyway, the Pirates are engaging in speculation. These factors led to Bell trotting out of the Scottsdale Scorpions dugout to first base recently rather than his usual spot ...

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

Sun, 10/19/2014 - 13:24

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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

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Jeff Banister Thanks Pittsburgh on 93.7 Fan
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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
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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
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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

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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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Pittsburgh Pirates Paying For Success - Rum Bunter

Thu, 10/16/2014 - 21:22

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Pittsburgh Pirates Paying For Success
Rum Bunter
With success comes many new and exciting challenges and the Pittsburgh Pirates are starting to pay for their recent success. A couple of recent examples include Jeff Banister being named manager of the Texas Rangers. Of course, you read it here first.
Colin Dunlap: Thanks, Jeff BanisterCBS Local
Report: Pirates' Banister to get Texas jobPittsburgh Business Times
Report: Pittsburgh Pirates' Jeff Banister To Be Next Texas Rangers ManagerCity of Champions
Fort Worth Star Telegram -ESPN
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Pirates to raise season ticket prices - Pittsburgh Post Gazette

Thu, 10/16/2014 - 16:17

Pittsburgh Post Gazette

Pirates to raise season ticket prices
Pittsburgh Post Gazette
The average ticket price will increase to $19.99, according to Pirates vice president of communications Brian Warecki. Only the Atlanta Braves, San Diego Padres and Arizona Diamondbacks had lower average ticket prices in 2014, according to Team ...

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Ron Gardenhire A Terrific Candidate To Join Pittsburgh Pirates - RantSports

Thu, 10/16/2014 - 15:00

Ron Gardenhire A Terrific Candidate To Join Pittsburgh Pirates
RantSports
For example, Ron Gardenhire was recently fired as manager of the Minnesota Twins after a tenure of over 12 years with the team. Coincidentally, the Pittsburgh Pirates just lost their bench coach, Jeff Banister, to the Texas Rangers where he will be ...

Pirates raising ticket prices 9 percent - Pittsburgh Business Times (blog)

Thu, 10/16/2014 - 12:36

Pittsburgh Business Times (blog)

Pirates raising ticket prices 9 percent
Pittsburgh Business Times (blog)
It'll cost more to catch the Pittsburgh Pirates next season at PNC Park as the price of season ticket plans will go up about 9 percent. Prior to 2012, the team hadn't increased prices in nine straight years, and the Pirates have been playing catchup since.

Pirates raising ticket prices 9 percent - Pittsburgh Business Times (blog)

Thu, 10/16/2014 - 12:36

Pittsburgh Business Times (blog)

Pirates raising ticket prices 9 percent
Pittsburgh Business Times (blog)
It'll cost more to catch the Pittsburgh Pirates next season at PNC Park as the price of season ticket plans will go up about 9 percent. Prior to 2012, the team hadn't increased prices in nine straight years, and the Pirates have been playing catchup since.
Pirates to raise season ticket pricesPittsburgh Post Gazette

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Report: Pirates' Banister to get Texas job - Pittsburgh Business Times

Thu, 10/16/2014 - 12:08

City of Champions

Report: Pirates' Banister to get Texas job
Pittsburgh Business Times
Jeff Banister, the bench coach of the Pittsburgh Pirates since November 2010, will be named manager of the Texas Rangers, Fox Sports baseball reporter Ken Rosenthal tweeted Thursday. He would replace Ron Washington, who stepped down near the end ...
MLB source: Rangers choose Jeff Banister to be their new managerDallas Morning News
Pittsburgh Pirates' Jeff Banister To Be Next Texas Rangers Manager?City of Champions
Rangers hire Jeff Banister as managerWFAA
Daily News - Galveston County -Pittsburgh Post Gazette -Fort Worth Star Telegram
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Report: Pirates' Banister to get Texas job - Pittsburgh Business Times

Thu, 10/16/2014 - 12:08

Rum Bunter

Report: Pirates' Banister to get Texas job
Pittsburgh Business Times
Jeff Banister, the bench coach of the Pittsburgh Pirates since November 2010, will be named manager of the Texas Rangers, Fox Sports baseball reporter Ken Rosenthal tweeted Thursday. He would replace Ron Washington, who stepped down near the end ...
MLB source: Rangers choose Jeff Banister to be their new managerDallas Morning News
Pittsburgh Pirates Paying For SuccessRum Bunter
Pittsburgh Pirates' Jeff Banister To Be Next Texas Rangers Manager?City of Champions
ESPN -mySanAntonio.com -Pittsburgh Post Gazette
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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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