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Reds hang on to beat Pirates 4-3

Reds hang on to beat Pirates 4-3

Reds rookie Raisel Iglesias out-dueled Pirates ace Gerrit Cole, Eugenio Suarez drove in three runs and Cincinnati held off a ninth-inning rally to beat Pittsburgh 4-3 at Great American Ballpark on Saturday night.

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What "All In" Really Looks Like

When Neal Huntington took over as the Pirates general manager in 2008, the first thing he did was tear down the roster of a team that had not won in decades.

Pirates add Happ and Morse in deadline deals; place Burnett on DL

Pirates add Happ and Morse in deadline deals; place Burnett on DL

The Pirates on Friday acquired left-handed pitcher J.A. Happ from Seattle and first baseman Michael Morse from Los Angeles in a pair of trade-deadline deals.

Where the Locals Landed

Where the Locals Landed

Training camps are open across the NFL and dozens of rookies are trying to buck the odds and earn a roster spot, including nearly two dozen with ties to western or central Pennsylvania.

Back to the Basics

Back to the Basics

The Pittsburgh Steelers have been notorious for having a top unit at the linebacker position year in and year out. Dating back to the days of Jack Lambert and Jack Ham, the Steelers have built their defensive foundation around the linebackers.

2015 Training Camp Position Battles

2015 Training Camp Position Battles

With Steelers veterans like Troy Polamalu, Jason Worilds and Ike Taylor all retired, there are several positions that may not be sorted out until the team breaks camp in Latrobe in a couple weeks.

Contained within that book is an article James wrote in the mid-90s that attempted to predict what baseball would be like in 2015.

Let’s take inventory of how tomorrow’s potential difference makers are coming along at the midway point of the season.  

During the infamous stretch of 20-consecutive losing seasons, the Pirates sent multiple players to the All-Star game only six times, the last two occurring as the team was on the cusp of getting ov

As Nix brings his hefty statistics to Oakland next season, Pitt fans wonder if the transition to the ACC will make the much-needed addition to the Panthers’ frontcourt play more like Bruce Banner t

Friend has held political office in Allegheny County, picked up golf as a hobby, watched his son play professionally on the PGA Tour, and rose up the ranks as a freemason.

Will DeAngelo Williams stay healthy? In the wake of the Le’Veon Bell three-game suspension to start the season, Williams will be called upon to carry the load in his absence.

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After a slow start to the recruiting season, things have picked up for new Pitt coach Pat Narduzzi.
Editor's DeskFeature One
In 2001, advanced statistics innovator Bill James released The New Bill James Historical Baseball Abstract, an updated version of his original one thousand-page baseball opus released in 1985.
Feature TwoNorth Shore Notes
Bob Huggins is heading into his ninth season as the head coach at West Virginia and his 30th season as a Division I head coach.
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There is a baseball player at Louisville who just completed the season with a 9-3 record, 117 strikeouts and a 1.77 ERA in 96.2 innings pitched. There’s also a player who batted .308 with four home runs and 34 RBI in 211 at bats.
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The 2015 Steelers open training camp this weekend. Here's what we're wondering as the Black & Gold invade Latrobe.
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Driving past the line of scrimmage and into the secondary at a listed 255 pounds—40 pounds heavier than the league-average running back—few players in NFL history redefined their position quite like Jerome Bettis.
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The Pittsburgh Steelers have been notorious for having a top unit at the linebacker position year in and year out. Dating back to the days of Jack Lambert and Jack Ham, the Steelers have built their defensive foundation around the linebackers.
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With Steelers veterans like Troy Polamalu, Jason Worilds and Ike Taylor all retired, there are several positions that may not be sorted out until the team breaks camp in Latrobe in a couple weeks.
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