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Pittsburgh Pirates Opinion: Francisco Liriano Is A Must-Sign - City of Champions

2 hours 29 min ago

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Pittsburgh Pirates Opinion: Francisco Liriano Is A Must-Sign
City of Champions
The Pittsburgh Pirates need a minimum of one more arm to anchor their starting rotation going into the 2015 season. This arm will join a formidable starting rotation comprised of Gerrit Cole, A.J. Burnett, Charlie Morton and either Jeff Locke or Vance ...

James Shields Should Be Pittsburgh Pirates' Top Free Agent Target - RantSports

6 hours 28 min ago

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James Shields Should Be Pittsburgh Pirates' Top Free Agent Target
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The Pittsburgh Pirates have never been seen as big spenders during the MLB offseason. The biggest contract the team has ever given a free agent was a two-year, $17 million deal to Russell Martin. But this winter, the team has a lot of money to spend ...

Pittsburgh Pirates Rumors: Payroll In 2015 Will Be Over $90 Million - RantSports

7 hours 11 min ago

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Pittsburgh Pirates Rumors: Payroll In 2015 Will Be Over $90 Million
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The Pittsburgh Pirates and their front office have been accused of a lot of things in recent memory, most often the idea that the team is cheap. Many fans and people outside of the industry believe that the Pirates could spend much more money than they ...

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Pittsburgh Pirates Take New Approach With PirateFest - City of Champions

Thu, 11/27/2014 - 09:50

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Pittsburgh Pirates Take New Approach With PirateFest
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PirateFest traditionally has been a gathering of fans that serves as the Pittsburgh Pirates way of saying thank you for all of the support it has received. This year's event which will be held Dec. 13-14 at the David L. Lawrence Convention Center has a ...

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Pittsburgh Pirates Should Pursue Sergio Romo - RantSports

Wed, 11/26/2014 - 12:54

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Pittsburgh Pirates Should Pursue Sergio Romo
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The Pittsburgh Pirates have some money to spend if general manager Neal Huntington's statement that the budget would be stretched this offseason is true. Yes, he was referring to increasing team spending to keep Russell Martin, but now that Martin is ...

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Black Friday: Free Agents Who Could Come at Bargain Price for Pittsburgh Pirates - Bleacher Report

Wed, 11/26/2014 - 09:22

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Black Friday: Free Agents Who Could Come at Bargain Price for Pittsburgh Pirates
Bleacher Report
As billions of dollars are spent this weekend by holiday shoppers eager to find items at discounted prices, Pittsburgh Pirates general manager Neal Huntington will remain hard at work making deals with free-agent starting pitchers to bolster the rotation.
Pittsburgh Pirates Should Pursue Sergio RomoRantSports
Time Is Now For Pirates To Go After Free Agent PitchersRum Bunter

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Tyler Glasnow's game continues to grow as Pittsburgh Pirates' top pitching ... - San Bernardino County Sun

Wed, 11/26/2014 - 02:18

Tyler Glasnow's game continues to grow as Pittsburgh Pirates' top pitching ...
San Bernardino County Sun
1 among the Pittsburgh Pirates' minor leaguers. That means he passed fellow right-hander Jameson Taillon, who was picked second overall in the 2013 draft and missed last year with Tommy John surgery. In the past two years, Glasnow has struck out 321 ...

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Tyler Glasnow's game continues to grow as Pittsburgh Pirates' top pitching ... - LA Daily News

Wed, 11/26/2014 - 02:09

Tyler Glasnow's game continues to grow as Pittsburgh Pirates' top pitching ...
LA Daily News
1 among the Pittsburgh Pirates' minor leaguers. That means he passed fellow right-hander Jameson Taillon, who was picked second overall in the 2013 draft and missed last year with Tommy John surgery. In the past two years, Glasnow has struck out 321 ...

Tyler Glasnow's game continues to grow as Pittsburgh Pirates' top pitching ... - Long Beach Press Telegram

Wed, 11/26/2014 - 02:04

Tyler Glasnow's game continues to grow as Pittsburgh Pirates' top pitching ...
Long Beach Press Telegram
1 among the Pittsburgh Pirates' minor leaguers. That means he passed fellow right-hander Jameson Taillon, who was picked second overall in the 2013 draft and missed last year with Tommy John surgery. In the past two years, Glasnow has struck out 321 ...

Pittsburgh Pirates Making Questionable Moves in Free Agency - Bleacher Report

Mon, 11/24/2014 - 18:12

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Pittsburgh Pirates Making Questionable Moves in Free Agency
Bleacher Report
When the Pittsburgh Pirates were bounced from the playoffs in the 2014 National League Wild Card Game by the eventual World Series Champion San Francisco Giants, general manager Neal Huntington knew there would be a lot of work to do in the ...
Ron Cook: Pirates are 1 for 2 in big offseason decisionsPittsburgh Post Gazette
Bill Brink On Pirates' First Base Situation, Francisco CervelliCBS Local
Pirates enter Plan B with Martin off marketTribune-Review

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Andrew McCutchen MARRIED: Pittsburgh Pirates Player Weds Maria Hanslovan ... - Headlines & Global News

Mon, 11/24/2014 - 14:48

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Andrew McCutchen MARRIED: Pittsburgh Pirates Player Weds Maria Hanslovan ...
Headlines & Global News
Andrew McCutchen is officially off the market! The 28-year-old Pittsburgh Pirates player married longtime girlfriend Maria Hanslovan over the weekend, TMZ reports. Sources close to the center fielder told the site that McCutchen and Hanslovan exchanged ...
MLB Star Andrew McCutchen -- GETS MARRIED ... After 'Ellen' ProposalTMZ.com
MLB Star, Andrew McCutchen aka "Cutch" Marries Maria Hanslovan Over The ...Mstarz

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Athletics Acquire 1B Ike Davis From Pirates - CBS Local

Mon, 11/24/2014 - 06:43

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Athletics Acquire 1B Ike Davis From Pirates
CBS Local
OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) – The Oakland Athletics have filled their second key position in five days, acquiring first baseman Ike Davis and international bonus slot 86 from the Pittsburgh Pirates in exchange for international bonus slot 27. Oakland, which ...
Pittsburgh Pirates Send Ike Davis To Oakland Athletics For International ...City of Champions
A's acquire Ike Davis to play 1st baseSanta Rosa Press Democrat
Pirates Trade Of Ike Davis Continues Strong OffseasonRum Bunter

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Ron Cook: Pirates are 1 for 2 in big offseason decisions - Pittsburgh Post Gazette

Sun, 11/23/2014 - 21:49

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Ron Cook: Pirates are 1 for 2 in big offseason decisions
Pittsburgh Post Gazette
Martin is one of baseball's good guys, a true pro whose energy, enthusiasm and clubhouse leadership helped the Pirates reach success they hadn't achieved in more than two decades. He was worth every penny of the $17 million the team gave him for two ...
Pittsburgh Pirates Making Questionable Moves in Free AgencyBleacher Report
Bill Brink On Pirates' First Base Situation, Francisco CervelliCBS Local
Pirates enter Plan B with Martin off marketTribune-Review

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A's acquire Ike Davis from Pittsburgh Pirates - San Jose Mercury News

Sun, 11/23/2014 - 18:54

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A's acquire Ike Davis from Pittsburgh Pirates
San Jose Mercury News
This means Oakland, which had to designate outfielder Andrew Brown to open space on the 40-man roster for the left-handed hitting Davis, has less money ($270,000 less) available to spend on international free agents without penalty while the Pirates ...
A's acquire Ike Davis from PiratesSI.com
Oakland Athletics acquire 1B Ike Davis from Pittsburgh PiratesFOXSports.com
Pirates trade Ike Davis to Oakland AthleticsPittsburgh Post Gazette
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A's acquire Ike Davis from Pirates - SI.com

Sun, 11/23/2014 - 18:52

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A's acquire Ike Davis from Pirates
SI.com
The Oakland Athletics have acquired first baseman Ike Davis in a trade with the Pittsburgh Pirates, the team announced Sunday. In a corresponding move, the A's designated right fielder Andrew Brown for assignment. The two teams are also exchanging ...
Athletics Acquire 1B Ike Davis From PiratesCBS Local
Pittsburgh Pirates Send Ike Davis To Oakland Athletics For International ...City of Champions
Pirates trade Ike Davis to Oakland AthleticsPittsburgh Post Gazette

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Oakland Athletics acquire 1B Ike Davis from Pittsburgh Pirates - FOXSports.com

Sun, 11/23/2014 - 18:13

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Oakland Athletics acquire 1B Ike Davis from Pittsburgh Pirates
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The Oakland Athletics have filled their second key position in five days, acquiring first baseman Ike Davis and international bonus slot 86 from the Pittsburgh Pirates in exchange for international bonus slot 27. Oakland, which lost in the American ...

Athletics acquire Ike Davis - ESPN

Sun, 11/23/2014 - 17:35

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Athletics acquire Ike Davis
ESPN
OAKLAND, Calif. -- The Oakland Athletics filled their second key position in five days Sunday, acquiring first baseman Ike Davis and international bonus slot 86 from the Pittsburgh Pirates in exchange for international bonus slot 27. Oakland, which ...
Pittsburgh Pirates Send Ike Davis To Oakland Athletics For International ...City of Champions
Athletics acquire 1B Ike Davis from PiratesU-T San Diego

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Don't Expect Radhames Liz to Work Out with Pittsburgh Pirates - RantSports

Sat, 11/22/2014 - 13:38

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Don't Expect Radhames Liz to Work Out with Pittsburgh Pirates
RantSports
In recent years the Pittsburgh Pirates have become a team where pitchers go to resurrect their careers. Pitching coach Ray Searage has helped a few guys return to form in the last two years and the Pirates are hoping he does so again this season. The ...
Pirates agree to 2-year, $3-million deal with Radhames LizOn-Base Talk
Pirates' next reclamation project pitcher: Radhames LizNBCSports.com

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Bill Brink On Pirates' First Base Situation, Francisco Cervelli - CBS Local

Sat, 11/22/2014 - 12:20

CBS Local

Bill Brink On Pirates' First Base Situation, Francisco Cervelli
CBS Local
PITTSBURGH (KDKA 93-7 The Fan)- The Pirates designated first baseman Ike Davis for assignment on Friday. That leaves Pedro Alvarez as the likely first baseman entering spring training. Tab Douglas asked Bill Brink of the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette what ...
Ron Cook: Pirates are 1 for 2 in big offseason decisionsPittsburgh Post Gazette
Pirates enter Plan B with Martin off marketTribune-Review

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Pirates agree to 2-year, $3-million deal with Radhames Liz - On-Base Talk

Sat, 11/22/2014 - 08:47

On-Base Talk

Pirates agree to 2-year, $3-million deal with Radhames Liz
On-Base Talk
The righty moved around from the Orioles, San Diego Padres, LG Twins, Toronto Blue Jays and now the Pirates. On November 25, 2009, Liz was claimed off waivers by the Padres. He played in just the 2010 season with the Portland Beavers and put up a 8-8 ...
Pirates' next reclamation project pitcher: Radhames LizNBCSports.com

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This is not a great time for the National Football League. America's richest and most successful sports league is being taken to task by everyone from media to protest groups to longtime fans.
Editor's DeskFeature One
When Pitt head coach Jamie Dixon heard senior Cameron Wright had gone down with a non-basketball related foot injury, he didn’t think much of it. “You know, I was actually on the road,” Dixon said.
Feature TwoPitt Basketball
The six western Pennsylvania quarterbacks in the Pro Football Hall of Fame -- Jim Kelly, Dan Marino, Joe Montana, Joe Namath, George Blanda and Johnny Unitas -- will be honored in Pittsburgh next summer.
Feature ThreePure Steel
From 2004 to 2011, the Steelers led the league or finished second in fewest points allowed per game five times. Those squads were marshaled by Steelers greats such as nose tackle Casey Hampton and receiver Hines Ward, who recently made headlines for calling his old team's defense “soft.”
Feature FourPure Steel
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The 2014-15 season is underway and plenty of high-end talent dots the top teams in America. Here is PSR's early peek at some of the best players in the land.
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There were smiles after a Plum football game late last season, for the first time in more than two years. The Mustangs finally came out on the winning end of a game.
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At Pitt Basketball’s 2014 Midnight Madness event, Joseph Uchebo did not win the dunk contest. He did, however, win over the fans.
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Can John Calipari load up for another title run with what is perhaps America's most talented roster? Does UConn have enough to repeat? Will the Tar Heels big men lead UNC to the promised land?
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