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Tuesday September 2 2014
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Andrew McCutchen homered and Neil Walker drove in two runs, but the Cardinals rallied for three off Gerrit Cole in the seventh to beat the Pirates 5-4 in St. Louis on Labor Day afternoon.

Matt Holliday's go-ahead single with one out in the seventh powered the Cardinals to the win at Busch Stadium.

09/01/2014 - 18:13
Shana Rose
Chris Heisey belted a pair of homers and Johnny Cueto pitched another gem as the Reds rallied past the Pirates 3-2 at PNC Park on Sunday.

Despite a solid pitching effort from Francisco Liriano and early home runs from Josh Harrison and Jordy Mercer, the Pirates were unable to hold on to an early lead and complete the sweep of the Cin

08/31/2014 - 18:05
Mark Powell
Neil Walker blasted a three-run homer in the first and Vance Worley made it stand up as the Pirates won for the seventh time in nine games, beating the Reds 3-2 at PNC Park.

PITTSBURGH (AP) -- For the second straight game, the Pittsburgh Pirates made the most of one productive inning.

08/30/2014 - 19:34
A.P.
Josh Harrison tied the game and Jose Tabata won it in the bottom of the 8th after Edinson Volquez shut down the Reds, leading the Pirates to a 2-1 win over Cincinnati.

PITTSBURGH (AP) -- Edinson Volquez loves how Josh Harrison plays the game. He thinks the third baseman is the most valuable player in the National League.

08/30/2014 - 00:17
A.P.
Jeff Locke pitched 7 1/3 superb innings and Ike Davis homered again as the Pirates beat St. Louis 3-1 to take two of three from the Cardinals in a key N.L. Central matchup.

Davis hit a two-run homer off a speaker in right-center field, only a few hours after blasting a three-run shot that nearly left the park altogether in Tuesday night's win.

08/27/2014 - 17:08
Tony DeFazio
The Pittsburgh Pirates lost Monday night’s game after their starter pitched six shutout innings and the team led headed into the seventh. Like Monday’s game, the Pirates lost their lead in the seventh.

But unlike Monday’s game the Pirates, not the St. Louis Cardinals, threw the final punch as the Pirates won 5-2 Tuesday.

08/26/2014 - 23:25
Nate Barnes
The Pittsburgh Pirates couldn’t provide Francisco Liriano enough run support and the bullpen was unable to protect a one-run lead after Liriano departed as the St. Louis Cardinals defeated the Pirates 3-2 Monday night.

The Cardinals scored three runs in the seventh after Liriano threw six-plus shutout innings, but was pulled from the game after Kolten Wong reached on an infield single leading off t

08/25/2014 - 23:16
Nate Barnes
Gaby Sanchez hit a walk-off sacrifice fly in the bottom of the ninth inning to lift the Pirates over the Braves 3-2, snapping a seven-game losing streak.

Sanchez's walk-off was the Pirates’ tenth of the season and their National League-leading 32nd comeback victory.

08/20/2014 - 23:02
Tony DeFazio
The Atlanta Braves scored runs in four consecutive innings, including a three-run third and a five-run fifth, and again notched a big victory against the Pittsburgh Pirates, 11-3. Justin Upton hit a three-run homer and drove in five runs while Aaron Harang pitched into the ninth inning to lead the Braves Tuesday.

Pittsburgh lost its seventh game in a row on the day centerfielder and MVP Andrew McCutchen returned to the lineup after he was activated from the disabled list Tuesday afternoon.

08/19/2014 - 23:15
Nate Barnes
Vance Worley and the Pittsburgh Pirates could not overcome a six-run first inning by the Atlanta Braves and lost the opener of a three-game set, 7-3. The loss extends Pittsburgh’s season-high losing streak to six games.

Jason Heyward and Andrelton Simmons began the game with back-to-back home runs, and Atlanta scored on RBI singles by Chris Johnson and Gerald Laird to go up 4-0 before Worley could record

08/18/2014 - 23:24
Nate Barnes
Paul Chryst sat at a table in Greensboro, North Carolina, answering questions from the media. The third-year Pitt head coach was certainly anxious to wrap up the interview session and catch his plane back to Pittsburgh, but he was also at ease.
Editor's DeskFeature OnePitt Football
Quarterback Amos Luptak ran 7 yards for a TD with a second left and Quaker Valley beat Keystone Oaks 25-19 in the CoGo's Feature Matchup Friday night.
Feature TwoHigh SchoolPress RoomTop Story
McKeesport rode junior running back Khaleke "Hit Man" Hudson to a romp over visiting Connellsville, as the 6-foot-0, 210-pounder rumbled for 340 yards and five touchdowns to lead the Tigers to a 36-7 rout.
Feature ThreeHigh SchoolPress RoomTop Story
When Pirates outfielder Gregory Polanco was called up from Triple-A Indianapolis June 10, he made an immediate impact, going on a 14-game hitting streak and adding a consistent bat at the top of the lineup.
Feature FourNorth Shore Notes
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Pitt head coach Paul Chryst talked with the media last month in Greensboro, NC, and previewed the Panthers' upcoming about the upcoming season.
Custom 1Pitt FootballTop Story
A quick glimpse at the 2014 Pitt football teams reveals some major red flags. A veteran quarterback and the program's all-time leading wide receiver have departed for the NFL.
Custom 2Pitt Football
After 45 years of one head coach and two more of another, a different figure will be pacing up and down the sidelines at Beaver Stadium this season.
Custom 3Penn State
The last two years have not been what WVU football fans were expecting. Ever since the Mountaineers made the switch to the Big 12, their success has slowly dwindled.
Custom 4WVU