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Recap: Pittsburgh vs. Los Angeles - Bradenton Herald

Tue, 07/22/2014 - 23:38

Recap: Pittsburgh vs. Los Angeles
Bradenton Herald
Pittsburgh, PA (SportsNetwork.com) - Gregory Polanco fueled Pittsburgh's offense with a home run, three RBI and three runs scored as the Pirates defeated the Los Angeles Dodgers, 12-7, in the second meeting of a three-game series on Tuesday.

Dodgers end Pirates' six-game home winning streak - CBSSports.com

Tue, 07/22/2014 - 17:17

Dodgers end Pirates' six-game home winning streak
CBSSports.com
Ryu pitched seven strong innings, Adrian Gonzalez reached base five times and Los Angeles beat the Pittsburgh Pirates 5-2 on Monday night. Ryu (11-5) joined Zack Greinke and Clayton Kershaw in making the Dodgers the first team in the majors with three ...

12-year-old boy signed as newest Pittsburgh Pirate during Make-A-Wish event - WTAE Pittsburgh

Tue, 07/22/2014 - 16:07

WTAE Pittsburgh

12-year-old boy signed as newest Pittsburgh Pirate during Make-A-Wish event
WTAE Pittsburgh
Matthew Beichner, of Colorado Springs, was diagnosed with germinoma, a type of brain tumor. His one and only wish was to meet Pittsburgh Pirate Andrew McCutchen. What he didn't expect was a day full of activities, fun and once-in-a-lifetime opportunities.
McCutchen makes wish come true for ailing boyPittsburgh Post-Gazette
100-year-old Pirates fan meets her favorite player: Andrew McCutchenCBSSports.com
Colo. Boy With Life-Threatening Tumor Gets Wish To Visit PNC Park, Meet CutchCBS Local

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Keith Law: Pirates Farm System 5th Best - Rum Bunter

Tue, 07/22/2014 - 16:02

Keith Law: Pirates Farm System 5th Best
Rum Bunter
The Pittsburgh Pirates farm system has received a number of accolades in the past 18 months. Despite a half season filled with injury after injury the Bucs system was ranked fifth today by Keith Law of ESPN. We highly value what Law feels about the ...

A.J. Burnett Return Makes Little Sense - Rum Bunter

Tue, 07/22/2014 - 15:08

Sports World News

A.J. Burnett Return Makes Little Sense
Rum Bunter
A.J. Burnett said he would prefer to return to the Pittsburgh Pirates if the Philadelphia Phillies traded him. Burnett returning to Pittsburgh is at the very least confusing, but the right hander has pitched well in seven of his last eight starts. Don ...
MLB Trade Rumors: A.J. Burnett, Pittsburgh Pirates Interested In Reunion? [VIDEO]Sports World News
AJ Burnett rumors: Wants to be traded to Pittsburgh PiratesFanSided (blog)
Pirates at the deadline: Trade challenges always trickyPittsburgh Post Gazette
CBS Local -City of Champions -Bleacher Report
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Report: Pirates Players Lobbying For Return Of AJ Burnett - CBS Local

Tue, 07/22/2014 - 13:00

CBS Local

Report: Pirates Players Lobbying For Return Of AJ Burnett
CBS Local
PITTSBURGH (93-7 The FAN) – Since the day he left the Pirates, it seems the name A.J. Burnett has always been one to stir emotion with the Pirates' fan base. Apparently, that name is having the same affect in the Pirates' clubhouse. According to MLB on ...
A.J. Burnett Return Makes Little SenseRum Bunter
MLB Trade Rumors: A.J. Burnett, Pittsburgh Pirates Interested In Reunion? [VIDEO]Sports World News
AJ Burnett rumors: Wants to be traded to Pittsburgh PiratesFanSided (blog)
Pittsburgh Post Gazette -KTUU.com -City of Champions
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Pittsburgh Pirates Pitching Needs To Be Trade Deadline Priority - Rum Bunter

Tue, 07/22/2014 - 12:40

Pittsburgh Pirates Pitching Needs To Be Trade Deadline Priority
Rum Bunter
The Pittsburgh Pirates pitching staff needs some help… now. Right now if I were to borrow Clint Hurdle's motto for the season. At least that's what that negative voice in my head told me— pitching now, pitching now…it's all I thought of this morning.

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Pittsburgh Pirates partner with city officials and North Shore neighbors in ... - Pittsburgh Pirates News

Tue, 07/22/2014 - 12:15

Pittsburgh Pirates partner with city officials and North Shore neighbors in ...
Pittsburgh Pirates News
The Pittsburgh Pirates will partner with local officials and organizations to ensure the safety of concert goers on Saturday, July 26 as the Jason Aldean "Burn it Down" tour visits PNC Park. Gates to PNC Park are scheduled to open at 5:30 p.m. as the ...
City will limit tailgating at this weekend's Aldean concert at PNC ParkPittsburgh Business Times
Stricter tailgating rules put in place for Aldean show at PNC ParkTribune-Review

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Los Angeles Dodgers (56-45) at Pittsburgh Pirates (52-47), 7:05 p.m. (ET) - Lexington Herald Leader

Tue, 07/22/2014 - 10:56

Newsday

Los Angeles Dodgers (56-45) at Pittsburgh Pirates (52-47), 7:05 p.m. (ET)
Lexington Herald Leader
Beckett gets the call on Tuesday night for the second contest of a three-game series with the hosting Pittsburgh Pirates. The 34-year-old is set for his first start since July 6, when his nagging hip finally forced him out of action. He has since been ...
PNC Park, Pittsburgh, PennsylvaniaESPN
HyunJin Ryu Los Angeles Dodgers end Pittsburgh Pirates home win streakFOXSports.com
Pittsburgh Pirates: Quick Thoughts On Each Of The PitchersCity of Champions

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Los Angeles Dodgers (56-45) at Pittsburgh Pirates (52-47), 7:05 pm (ET) - The Idaho Statesman

Tue, 07/22/2014 - 10:56

ESPN

Los Angeles Dodgers (56-45) at Pittsburgh Pirates (52-47), 7:05 pm (ET)
The Idaho Statesman
Beckett gets the call on Tuesday night for the second contest of a three-game series with the hosting Pittsburgh Pirates. The 34-year-old is set for his first start since July 6, when his nagging hip finally forced him out of action. He has since been ...
PNC Park, Pittsburgh, PennsylvaniaESPN
HyunJin Ryu Los Angeles Dodgers end Pittsburgh Pirates home win streakFOXSports.com
Pittsburgh Pirates: Quick Thoughts On Each Of The PitchersCity of Champions

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Pittsburgh Pirates: Quick Thoughts On Each Of The Pitchers - City of Champions

Tue, 07/22/2014 - 08:05

Pittsburgh Pirates: Quick Thoughts On Each Of The Pitchers
City of Champions
Jul 10, 2014; St. Louis, MO, USA; Pittsburgh Pirates starting pitcher Edinson Volquez (36) throws to a St. Louis Cardinals batter during the ninth inning at Busch Stadium. Pirates defeated the Cardinals 9-1. Mandatory Credit: Jeff Curry-USA TODAY Sports.

HyunJin Ryu Los Angeles Dodgers end Pittsburgh Pirates home win streak - FOXSports.com

Tue, 07/22/2014 - 05:54

HyunJin Ryu Los Angeles Dodgers end Pittsburgh Pirates home win streak
FOXSports.com
A sharp Hyun-Jin Ryu and some clutch hitting enabled the Los Angeles Dodgers to overcome the absence of two top sluggers. Ryu pitched seven strong innings, Adrian Gonzalez reached base five times and Los Angeles beat the Pittsburgh Pirates 5-2 on ...
LA Dodgers Against The Pittsburgh Pirates - 7/21/2014KHTS Radio
Polanco, Walker lift Pirates over Dodgers 12-7CBSSports.com
Los Angeles Dodgers (56-45) at Pittsburgh Pirates (52-47), 7:05 pm (ET)Sacramento Bee
ESPN
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Volquez rusty, Pirates lose to Dodgers 5-2 - News & Observer

Tue, 07/22/2014 - 00:59

News & Observer

Volquez rusty, Pirates lose to Dodgers 5-2
News & Observer
PITTSBURGH — Ten days of rest was the last thing Edinson Volquez needed before trying to extend his winning streak. The Pittsburgh Pirates' starter couldn't shake off the rust, allowing 13 baserunners in a 5-2 loss to the Los Angeles Dodgers on Monday ...

New-look Dodgers get 12 hits in win over Pittsburgh Pirates - Los Angeles Daily News

Tue, 07/22/2014 - 00:00

New-look Dodgers get 12 hits in win over Pittsburgh Pirates
Los Angeles Daily News
New-look Dodgers get 12 hits in win over Pittsburgh Pirates. The Dodgers' Adrian Gonzalez, right, beats the tag of Pittsburgh's Jordy Mercer and steals second base during Monday's game. (Gene J. Puskar / The Associated Press). By JP Hoornstra, Inland ...

Recap: Pittsburgh vs. Los Angeles - Bradenton Herald

Mon, 07/21/2014 - 23:37

Recap: Pittsburgh vs. Los Angeles
Bradenton Herald
Pittsburgh, PA (SportsNetwork.com) - Hyun-Jin Ryu pitched seven strong innings as the Los Angeles Dodgers beat the Pittsburgh Pirates, 5-2, in the opener of a three-game set at PNC Park. Ryu (11-5) allowed only two runs on five hits and struck out five ...

LA Dodgers Against The Pittsburgh Pirates - 7/21/2014 - KHTS Radio

Mon, 07/21/2014 - 18:59

LA Dodgers Against The Pittsburgh Pirates - 7/21/2014
KHTS Radio
In a game heard live on KHTS, the Los Angeles Dodgers beat the Pittsburgh Pirates by a final score of 5-2. Stay tuned for live stats and updates throughout the entire Dodgers' season. Tune in tomorrow afternoon for our next Dodgers broadcast against ...

VIDEO: White Hot Jordy Mercer Leads Pittsburgh Pirates - Rum Bunter

Mon, 07/21/2014 - 17:22

Indiana Gazette

VIDEO: White Hot Jordy Mercer Leads Pittsburgh Pirates
Rum Bunter
Pittsburgh Pirates shortstop Jordy Mercer is proving that the Bucs made the right decision when he was promoted to the teams' starting shortstop coming into the season. Mercer took over the job from Clint Barmes during the second half of last season ...
Pittsburgh Pirates - PlayerWatchReuters
Game Thread: Colorado Rockies at Pittsburgh Pirates: Tyler Matzek vs. Jeff LockePurple Row
MLB: Pirates use aggressive approach to finish sweep of RockiesIndiana Gazette
Conway Daily Sun -GoErie.com
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Pirates Sweep Away Rockies With Another Comeback - City of Champions

Mon, 07/21/2014 - 15:47

Belleville News Democrat

Pirates Sweep Away Rockies With Another Comeback
City of Champions
The Pittsburgh Pirates came off the all-star break needing to stockpile wins to stay in a tight National League Central race, so the last-place Colorado Rockies were a welcomed foe. Although the Pirates fell behind in each of the three games at PNC ...
Pittsburgh Pirates 5, Colorado Rockies 3: Bullpen blows another onePurple Row
Preview: Colorado Rockies vs. Pittsburgh Pirates. Tyler Matzek vs. Jeff LockeMile High Maniac
Pirates rally late, top Rockies 4-2MiamiHerald.com
Belleville News Democrat -Rum Bunter
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Pittsburgh Pirates: Jordy Mercer's Walk-Off Double In 11th Downs Rockies - City of Champions

Mon, 07/21/2014 - 15:47

Pittsburgh Pirates: Jordy Mercer's Walk-Off Double In 11th Downs Rockies
City of Champions
Jul 19, 2014; Pittsburgh, PA, USA; Pittsburgh Pirates shortstop Jordy Mercer (10) hits a game wining RBI single against the Colorado Rockies during the eleventh inning at PNC Park. The Pirates won 3-2 in eleven innings. Mandatory Credit: Charles ...

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PNC Park, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania - ESPN

Mon, 07/21/2014 - 15:09

ESPN

PNC Park, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
ESPN
Backed by an outstanding stretch from their rotation, the Pittsburgh Pirates have been nearly unbeatable at PNC Park. Now that trend could continue with Edinson Volquez taking on the banged-up Los Angeles Dodgers. While the Pirates seek their longest ...
Los Angeles Dodgers (56-45) at Pittsburgh Pirates (52-47), 7:05 pm (ET)The Idaho Statesman
HyunJin Ryu Los Angeles Dodgers end Pittsburgh Pirates home win streakFOXSports.com
Pittsburgh Pirates: Quick Thoughts On Each Of The PitchersCity of Champions
Los Angeles Daily News
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I was in a minor league press box in Charlotte, NC, last month, taking in one of Gregory Polanco’s final triple-A games. A colleague, upon learning I was from Pittsburgh, approached me with a question.
Editor's DeskFeature One
The season is nearing the halfway point and the Pirates are still treading water. After falling a season-high eight games under .500 in early May, the team has actually posted the best record in the National League since May 6.
Feature TwoNorth Shore Notes
Steve Blass was signed by the Pirates as an amateur free agent in 1960 and made his major league debut in 1964. From 1968 through 1972, Blass was one of the National League’s best pitchers.
Feature ThreeNorth Shore NotesTop Story
It’s an odd thought for Sterling Jenkins. It’s still a year away, but after he finishes his senior year at Baldwin High School, he’ll be playing college football at Penn State.
Feature FourHigh SchoolPenn State
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In Dr. Pat Farabaugh’s book “An Unbreakable Bond,” he tells the unedited story of Pittsburgh native and St. Francis (PA) grad Maurice Stokes and his NBA teammate, fellow Pittsburgher Jack Twyman.
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When Pittsburgh canine officer Rocco died in the line of duty in January, Chris Benson of Benstonium.com created a design to pay tribute to the fallen officer. When The Black N Gold Girls shared his design on Facebook, their followers decided to help.
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The NHL handed out their annual awards at the end of June, and the Penguins' Sidney Crosby captured a hat trick, securing the Hart Trophy (MVP), Art Ross Trophy (scoring champ) and the Ted Lindsay Award (MVP as voted by the players).
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Pittsburgh is city full of sports heroes and legendary figures. The list of Pittsburgh sports legends is long, but it begins with the following four men.
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