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Pirates complete sweep of Brewers with 5-2 win

Pirates complete sweep of Brewers with 5-2 win

Pedro Alvarez homered, Chris Stewart drove in two runs and Gerrit Cole overcame a shaky start as the Pirates swept the Brewers with a 5-2 win on Sunday at PNC Park.

Penguins even series with 4-3 win in New York

Penguins even series with 4-3 win in New York

Sidney Crosby scored twice, the ‪Penguins‬ killed 6 of 7 penalties and Pittsburgh evened their series with Rangers with a 4-3 win at Madison Square Garden in New York.

Blue defeats Gold 17-10 in Pitt spring game

Blue defeats Gold 17-10 in Pitt spring game

Quarterback Chad Voytik threw for 177 yards and one touchdown to lead Larry Fitzgerald’s Blue Team past Aaron Donald’s Gold Team by the score of 17-10 on Saturday in the 2015 Blue-Gold Spring Game.

Embracing the Unconventional

Embracing the Unconventional

The popular pitching coach tandem of Ray Searage and Jim Benedict have significantly changed how the media perceives pitchers the Pirates have brought in as reclamation projects.

Pens Cup Run Over?

Pens Cup Run Over?

Wayne Gretzky and Mario Lemieux were 27. Jaromir Jagr was 20. Bobby Orr was 24.

Michael Pifer: High School Sports Unsung Hero

Michael Pifer: High School Sports Unsung Hero

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.

Gridiron Gold, an event benefitting the Neighborhood Legal Services Association, will celebrate the football careers and achievements of the six men, all Pro Football Hall of Famers and western Pen

Starling Marte, LF: Marte's Pirates' debut was even more impressive than Cole's, as he launched the first major league pitch he saw over the left-center wall in Minute Maid Park.

Q: Did you meet the team this morning?

Nashville Predators: The Preds shocked the hockey world by dominating the standings early this season.

Emily: Can you rate Mike Johnston’s first season as an NHL coach? What has he done well, and how can he improve?

Instead, the two names that are the most talked about are both from the 2009 NBA draft class and are both leaders in their own way.

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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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