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Apr 25, 2 days ago

Two out hits help Pirates prevail

Two out hits help Pirates prevail

The Pittsburgh Pirates have begun its nine game road trip with a series win after a 2-1 victory against the Arizona Diamondbacks. The Pirates have now won four consecutive games.
A.J. Burnett had his fourth consecutive quality start throwing seven innings …

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Apr 25, 2 days ago

Cole eclipses seven innings in Pirates win

Cole eclipses seven innings in Pirates win

The Pittsburgh Pirates struck first in a road series against the Arizona Diamondbacks winning 4-1. This is the first road contest following a 10-game home stand, which ties a season high.
Pirates starter Gerrit Cole [3-0] earned the win pitching 7.2 …

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Apr 23, 4 days ago

Polanco’s hit propels Pirates to win

Polanco’s hit propels Pirates to win

Gregory Polanco had a .170 average batting 15-for-88 against left-handed pitching. That did not matter.
“He held his ground, got some good looks, took some pitches,” manager Clint Hurdle said. “Basically he got a pitch and just went with it, he …

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Apr 23, 4 days ago

Pirates pregame 4/23: Marte, McCutchen out of lineup

Pirates pregame 4/23: Marte, McCutchen out of lineup

The Pittsburgh Pirates are attempting to earn a series split after a 4-3 victory against the Chicago Cubs last night. The Cubs won the first two games 5-2 and 9-8.
In the victory, Tony Watson earned his first save of the …

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Apr 23, 4 days ago

Pirates Stewart a creature of habit

Pirates Stewart a creature of habit

When Pittsburgh Pirates catcher Chris Stewart sat down with manager Clint Hurdle and hitting coach Jeff Branson, upon signing with the team to map out a routine that would allow him to find success on both sides of the ball, …

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Apr 22, 5 days ago

Determined Watson saves Pirates win

Determined Watson saves Pirates win

Tony Watson was asked to make his longest outing of the season as the Pittsburgh Pirates were trying to hold on to a 1-run lead against the Chicago Cubs.
Watson ended up getting the job done earning his first save of …

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