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Jul 4, 23 hours ago

Pirates pregame 7/4: Hurdle responds to ESPN survey; Marte’s defense

Pirates pregame 7/4: Hurdle responds to ESPN survey; Marte’s defense

The Pittsburgh Pirates look to get back on the winning track with its Fourth of July afternoon game against the Cleveland Indians. The Indians won last night’s game by a 5-2 final score.
Jeff Locke [4-4 4.55 ERA] will pitch for …

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Jul 4, 1 day ago

Poll: How many All-Stars should the Pirates have?

Poll: How many All-Stars should the Pirates have?

Major League Baseball will announce its All-Star teams tomorrow for the mid-summer classic. With many deserving players such as Andrew McCutchen, A.J. Burnett, Gerrit Cole, Francisco Liriano, Francisco Cervelli, Starling Marte, Tony Watson and Mark Melancon, how many representatives should …

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Jul 4, 2 days ago

Pirates experience Bauer outage, Bourn identity in loss

Pirates experience Bauer outage, Bourn identity in loss

A 38-pitch second inning proved to be part of Charlie Morton’s undoing as the Pittsburgh Pirates fell 5-2 to the Cleveland Indians Friday night.
The loss snaps a seven game winning streak in Interleague play. Morton [6-2] lost his first home …

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Jul 3, 2 days ago

Pirates Taillon suffers setback, will undergo surgery

Pirates Taillon suffers setback, will undergo surgery

A second opinion confirmed additional bad news for Pittsburgh Pirates pitching prospect Jameson Taillon.
The Pirates revealed in a press release that Taillon has an inguinal hernia and will have surgery late next week with his expected return being approximately two …

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Jul 3, 2 days ago

Pirates pregame 7/3: Jauss reconnects with Francona, Mills

Pirates pregame 7/3: Jauss reconnects with Francona, Mills

The Pittsburgh Pirates will conclude the first half of its season with a 10-game homestand against the Cleveland Indians.
Both teams come in with road sweeps with the Pirates taking three against the Detroit Tigers and the Indians emerging victorious four …

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Jul 3, 2 days ago

What areas could Pirates improve?

What areas could Pirates improve?

Approaching the midway point of the season, the Pittsburgh Pirates once again find themselves as legitimate playoff contender.
The club’s 45-33 record is the second best in the National League, and third in the Majors. After a rough start, the Pirates …

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