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September 17, 2013 - 0 Comments

Andrew Cashner put forth an all-encompassing performance Monday night. He had velocity. He had control. He had efficiency. Except for a solitary single, he had the makings of a perfect game. Cashner settled for a...

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August 20, 2013 - 0 Comments

Francisco Liriano took another step toward proving that his dismantling at Coors Field two weeks ago was a fluke. He carved up the San Diego Padres with a devastating slider, forcing swing after swing at...

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August 1, 2013 - 0 Comments

A blowout, a shutout, a walk-off and a comeback. In these past four games, the Pirates have shown they can win nearly any way possible. More importantly, they have shown they can win when it...

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July 31, 2013 - 0 Comments

Owners of the best record in baseball, the Pirates stood pat at yesterday’s non-waiver trade deadline. The 4 p.m. deadline passed in relative quiet. The biggest names, Alfonso Soriano and Matt Garza, moved teams well...

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July 16, 2013 - 0 Comments

Pedro Alvarez had the unenviable task of following Yoenis Cespedes in the Home Run Derby Monday night at Citi Field. With his father and high school coach watching, and a longtime friend pitching, it didn’t...

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July 5, 2013 - 0 Comments

The news was lost during the nine-game winning streak that gave the Pittsburgh Pirates, stunningly, the best record in baseball. Pitcher Wandy Rodriguez received an injection in his ailing elbow earlier this week and probably...

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July 4, 2013 - 0 Comments

The Pittsburgh Pirates Jeff Locke has flirted with trouble all season long. He teased again Wednesday night, teetering on the edge of disaster while the game remained tight. But as he has done all season,...

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June 18, 2013 - 0 Comments

Last summer, the Pirates failed to sign their first round pick before the deadline, losing out on ace Stanford pitcher Mark Appel, who turned down $ 3.8 million, opting enter the draft again. This year,...

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June 4, 2013 - 0 Comments

There were no fan giveaways Monday night at Turner Field when the Pittsburgh Pirates played the Braves. But it seemed A.J. Burnett was handing out two-run home runs. The Braves pounded three two-run homers off Burnett...

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May 14, 2013 - 0 Comments

The Pirates had a hard time getting on base Monday night. They had a harder time keeping the Milwaukee Brewers from stealing them. The Pirates managed three hits off Brewers starter Marco Estrada and allowed...

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