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Monday September 1 2014
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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.
James Conner rushed for 153 yards and four touchdowns on just 14 carries as Pitt scored six first-half touchdowns and cruised to a 62-0 blowout victory over Delaware Saturday afternoon at Heinz Field.

PITTSBURGH – James Conner rushed for 153 yards and four touchdowns on just 14 carries as Pitt scored six first-half touchdowns and cruised to a 62-0 victory over Delaware on Saturd

08/30/2014 - 14:57
Tony DeFazio
Sam Ficken kicked a 36-yard field goal as time expired to lift Penn State over Central Florida 26-24 in Ireland on Saturday morning.

As the final seconds ticked down and Penn State scrambled to get into Sam Ficken’s field goal range, scenes of the kicker’s missed field goals two years ago against Virginia probably ran through th

08/30/2014 - 13:06
Connor Wholley
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.
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.

Hudson, the Tigers leading returning rusher, scored on a 44-yard run to give his squad an early 7-0 lead.

08/29/2014 - 23:17
Tony DeFazio
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.

Luptak, filling in for injured star Dane Jackson, capped an excellent night with the last second TD.

08/29/2014 - 22:52
Tony DeFazio
Landry Jones completed 14 of 18 passes but the offense was unable to find the end zone as the Carolina Panthers topped the Steelers 10-0 in the final preseason contest of the year.

Ben Roethlisberger patrolled Heinz Field’s sidelines sporting a backwards cap, and Troy Polamalu stood with teammates in street clothes Thursday to see the Steelers drop their final preseason game

08/28/2014 - 23:56
Ryan Bertonaschi
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
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.
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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.
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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.
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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.
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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.
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