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Feb 5, 4 days ago

Pirates spring training preview: Searage to get to work early

Pirates spring training preview: Searage to get to work early

The Pittsburgh Pirates’ assembled pitchers and catchers will report to the club’s Bradenton, Florida headquarters on Feb. 18. The next day, the first pitches that have any true bearing on the 2016 season – albeit tangentially – will be thrown.
Ostensibly …

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Feb 3, 6 days ago

Pittsburgh Pirates acquire LHP prospect Jesse Biddle from Phillies

Pittsburgh Pirates acquire LHP prospect Jesse Biddle from Phillies

The Pittsburgh Pirates took a longview approach to their bullpen in the latest acquisiton.
It has been reported by multiple outlets that the team has acquired left-handed pitching prospect Jesse Biddle from the Phillies. 
Interestingly enough, Biddle was designated for assignment last …

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Feb 2, 7 days ago

Pirates mailbag: Vogelsong, really?

Pirates mailbag: Vogelsong, really?

With Spring Training thankfully less than a month away for your Pittsburgh Pirates, what better time to open the doors to questions from our readership?
We recently put out a call for any burning questions you may have regarding the Pirates. …

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Feb 1, 1 week ago

Pros and cons of Pirates extending Cervelli

Pros and cons of Pirates extending Cervelli

On Wednesday, Travis Sawchik of the Pittsburgh Tribune-Review reported that Francisco Cervelli is open to an extension with the Pittsburgh Pirates.
Cervelli, however, noted the club has not approached him about an extension.
The projected contract numbers for the Pirates’ catcher is …

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Jan 30, 1 week ago

Pittsburgh Pirates announce hiring of Joe Block to replace Tim Neverett

Pittsburgh Pirates announce hiring of Joe Block to replace Tim Neverett

Via their official Twitter account, the Pittsburgh Pirates today announced the hiring of former Milwaukee Brewers play-by-play broadcater Joe Block.
Block replaces the recently departed Tim Neverett, who took a play by play job with the Boston Red Sox.
Pirates President …

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Jan 30, 1 week ago

Pittsburgh could be good fit for Lincecum to rejuvenate career

Pittsburgh could be good fit for Lincecum to rejuvenate career

It was recently reported that free agent starting pitcher Tim Lincecum would pitch in a showcase for Major League teams at some point within the month of February. The two-time Cy Young winner has struggled throughout his last few seasons …

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