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Sep 1, 10 hours ago

Pirates make first September call-ups

Pirates make first September call-ups

The Pirates have made their first call-ups since rosters expanded to 40 at midnight last night.
Catcher Tony Sanchez and pitchers Gerrit Cole and Stolmy Pimentel were officially called up.
Cole, who had been optioned to Low-A Bristol after …

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Aug 31, 1 day ago

Getting to know Nick Kingham

Getting to know Nick Kingham

With September call ups getting ready to start, one of the more intriguing prospects not only for the Pirates, but all of MLB is pitcher Nick Kingham. Kingham has been rated among the top 100 prospects by Baseball America and …

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Aug 31, 1 day ago

Heisey’s two home runs lift Reds past Pirates 3-2

Heisey’s two home runs lift Reds past Pirates 3-2

Chris Heisey hit a game-tying two-run home run off of Francisco Liriano and a game-winning homer off of Jared Hughes as the Reds salvaged a game from the Pirates with a 3-2 victory on Sunday afternoon.
Heisey’s two-run shot in the …

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Aug 31, 1 day ago

Pirates Gameday 8/31: Hurdle discusses the positives of a late-season off day

Pirates Gameday 8/31: Hurdle discusses the positives of a late-season off day

Good afternoon from a rainy PNC Park where the Pirates (71-64) look to complete a three-game sweep of the Reds (65-71). Francisco Liriano (3-10, 3.98 ERA) will take the hill and will oppose Johnny Cueto (15-8, .26 ERA).
Hurdle’s Quotes
On the …

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Aug 31, 2 days ago

Pitt wins, Pirates show resiliency, Steelers preview show

Pitt wins, Pirates show resiliency, Steelers preview show

And we are live! Tune in as the guys discuss the shutout win by the Pitt Panthers against Delaware, the resilient Pirates who just won’t go away and look toward the start of the NFL season next Thursday.

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Aug 30, 2 days ago

Walker’s first inning homer enough in Pirates 3-2 win

Walker’s first inning homer enough in Pirates 3-2 win

Neil Walker hit a first inning three-run home run and Vance Worley continued a string of strong starts by Pirates pitching as the Bucs held off the Reds 3-2 on Saturday afternoon at PNC Park.
Walker came up with runners on …

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