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Pittsburgh Pirates' Andrew McCutchen Deserves Protection At the Plate - RantSports

5 hours 56 min ago

RantSports

Pittsburgh Pirates' Andrew McCutchen Deserves Protection At the Plate
RantSports
Pittsburgh Pirates center fielder Andrew McCutchen is a positive face for the league, something MLB needed since all of the steroid and PED controversies. The constant bean-balls against McCutchen have to stop. It would be one thing if pitchers were ...

VIDEO: John Holdzkom Spooked By Fan's Scream - Rum Bunter

9 hours 27 min ago

VIDEO: John Holdzkom Spooked By Fan's Scream
Rum Bunter
John Holdzkom was spooked during his delivery against the Atlanta Braves in the eighth inning of a 1-0 ballgame. It was the first time something bad has happened to the Pittsburgh Pirates reliever this season. The Braves announcer said he had never ...

PIT 1, @ATL 0 - ESPN

14 hours 35 min ago

PIT 1, @ATL 0
ESPN
Pirates Shut Out Braves. Baseball Tonight Spotlight: Andrew McCutchen's home run helped the Pirates past the Braves 1-0. Tags: MLB, Pittsburgh Pirates, Atlanta Braves, Francisco Liriano, Andrew McCutchen · Pirates Shut Out Braves ...
Pitcher Edinson Volquez will consider re-signing with PiratesSI.com

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McCutchen homers, Pirates beat Braves 1-0 - ESPN

14 hours 35 min ago

ESPN

McCutchen homers, Pirates beat Braves 1-0
ESPN
ATLANTA -- The Pittsburgh Pirates have played three straight 1-0 games, but they're pitching so well that maybe it doesn't matter. "We always talk about scoring one more run than the other team," manager Clint Hurdle said, "and the last three games we ...
The Pittsburgh Pirates Amazing Past 30 GamesRum Bunter
Pittsburgh Pirates beat Atlanta Braves 1-0Chattanooga Times Free Press
Pittsburgh Pirates (85-71) at Atlanta Braves (76-80), 7:10 p.m. (ET)The State
RantSports
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MLB: Andrew McCutchen, Francisco Liriano push Pittsburgh Pirates closer to ... - San Jose Mercury News

15 hours 10 min ago

MLB: Andrew McCutchen, Francisco Liriano push Pittsburgh Pirates closer to ...
San Jose Mercury News
Pirates 1, Braves 0: Andrew McCutchen homered, Francisco Liriano won his fourth straight start, and Pittsburgh moved closer to a playoff berth. The Pirates, winners of 10 of their past 12 games, are five games ahead of Milwaukee in the N.L. wild-card ...

Pirates-Braves Preview - CBSSports.com

15 hours 13 min ago

Pirates-Braves Preview
CBSSports.com
For two decades, it was hard to imagine the Pittsburgh Pirates making a single playoff appearance. By the time they walk off the field Tuesday night, they could be on their way to a second straight postseason. Backed by the hottest pitching staff in ...

Pittsburgh Pirates push toward playoffs with victory over Atlanta Braves - FOXSports.com

15 hours 20 min ago

Chattanooga Times Free Press

Pittsburgh Pirates push toward playoffs with victory over Atlanta Braves
FOXSports.com
The Pittsburgh Pirates have played three straight 1-0 games, but they're pitching so well that maybe it doesn't matter. ''We always talk about scoring one more run than the other team,'' manager Clint Hurdle said, ''and the last three games we did it ...
Pittsburgh Pirates beat Atlanta Braves 1-0Chattanooga Times Free Press
MLB: Andrew McCutchen, Francisco Liriano push Pittsburgh Pirates closer to ...San Jose Mercury News
Pirates-Braves PreviewCBSSports.com
News & Observer -City of Champions
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Pittsburgh Pirates - PlayerWatch - Reuters

15 hours 35 min ago

Pittsburgh Pirates - PlayerWatch
Reuters
RHP Vance Worley pitched eight shutout innings to earn his eighth win of the season. He recorded 14 ground-ball outs. Worley's win total of eight is the second-highest of his career, behind his 2011 season when he went 11-3 with a 3.01 ERA for ...

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Pittsburgh Pirates beat Atlanta Braves 1-0 - Chattanooga Times Free Press

16 hours 11 min ago

Chattanooga Times Free Press

Pittsburgh Pirates beat Atlanta Braves 1-0
Chattanooga Times Free Press
ATLANTA — Andrew McCutchen homered, Francisco Liriano won his fourth straight start and the Pittsburgh Pirates moved closer to a playoff berth by beating the Atlanta Braves 1-0 Monday night. The Pirates, winners in 10 of their last 12, have a five ...
Pittsburgh Pirates (84-71) at Atlanta Braves (76-79), 7:10 p.m. (ET)News & Observer
Pittsburgh Pirates push toward playoffs with victory over Atlanta BravesFOXSports.com
Pittsburgh Pirates A Step Closer To Playoffs After Another Shutout WinCity of Champions

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Pittsburgh Pirates A Step Closer To Playoffs After Another Shutout Win - City of Champions

Mon, 09/22/2014 - 22:26

Pittsburgh Pirates A Step Closer To Playoffs After Another Shutout Win
City of Champions
Riding a second consecutive shutout performance by their pitching staff and a sixth-inning solo home run by Andrew McCutchen, the Pittsburgh Pirates posted a 1-0 victory over the Atlanta Braves on Monday night. The tight win, Pittsburgh's 14th in its ...

Pittsburgh Pirates Minor Leaguer De Jesus Suspended - MLB.com

Mon, 09/22/2014 - 18:11

Pittsburgh Pirates Minor Leaguer De Jesus Suspended
MLB.com
The Office of the Commissioner of Baseball announced today that Pittsburgh Pirates Minor League third baseman Johan De Jesus has received a 72-game suspension without pay following a positive test for a metabolite of Nandrolone, ...

Pittsburgh Pirates' 2014 All-Prospect Team - Bleacher Report

Mon, 09/22/2014 - 17:52

Bleacher Report

Pittsburgh Pirates' 2014 All-Prospect Team
Bleacher Report
While the Pittsburgh Pirates are currently seeking their second straight playoff appearance, they are also looking forward to the future. The Pirates received a few great seasons from some of the most highly ranked prospects in their farm system, as ...

MLB Standings 2014: Pittsburgh Pirates, San Francisco Giants Aim for NL Wild ... - Latin Post

Mon, 09/22/2014 - 12:44

Latin Post

MLB Standings 2014: Pittsburgh Pirates, San Francisco Giants Aim for NL Wild ...
Latin Post
Andrew McCutchen and the Pittsburgh Pirates are 84-71 fighting for a National League wild card spot with the San Francisco Giants. The 2014 MLB Standings are getting tight as the season winds down. Latin Post.com breaks down who has the edge. (Photo ...
The Grand Slam: Cardinals clinch playoff spot, Pirates get closer to wild cardYahoo Sports (blog)
Brewers Top Pirates to Trim Gap in RaceNew York Times
Brewers playoff odds under 2 percentMilwaukee Journal Sentinel (blog)
FanSided -MLB.com -ESPN (blog)
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Pittsburgh Pirates (84-71) at Atlanta Braves (76-79), 7:10 p.m. (ET) - News & Observer

Mon, 09/22/2014 - 11:39

Pittsburgh Pirates (84-71) at Atlanta Braves (76-79), 7:10 p.m. (ET)
News & Observer
(SportsNetwork.com) - Francisco Liriano and the Pittsburgh Pirates try to move a little closer to a second straight playoff berth on Monday evening when they begin a four-game series with the Atlanta Braves. Pittsburgh took two of three from Milwaukee ...

Pittsburgh Pirates (84-71) at Atlanta Braves (76-79), 7:10 pm (ET) - The Idaho Statesman

Mon, 09/22/2014 - 11:05

Pittsburgh Pirates (84-71) at Atlanta Braves (76-79), 7:10 pm (ET)
The Idaho Statesman
Pittsburgh took two of three from Milwaukee over the weekend to extend their lead over the Brewers to 4 1/2 games for a wild card berth and the Pirates also are only 2 1/2 games back of the St. Louis Cardinals for first place in the National League ...
Pittsburgh Pirates Rotation Should Change as Postseason LoomsRum Bunter
Atlanta Braves vs. Pittsburgh Pirates Pick-Odds-Prediction - 9/22/14Sports Chat Place
Atlanta Braves vs. Pittsburgh Pirates preview: Aaron Harang vs. Francisco LirianoAtlanta All Day
CBSSports.com
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Gene Collier: No shame in staying home - Pittsburgh Post Gazette

Mon, 09/22/2014 - 10:02

Gene Collier: No shame in staying home
Pittsburgh Post Gazette
In between, the 2014 Pittsburgh Pirates packed 49 additional home victories of every conceivable dimension: wins in 16 innings, wins with 15 runs, with eight runs in an inning, with seven doubles, with eight extra-base hits, with come-from-behind wins ...

Pirates extend lead over Brewers in wild-card race - Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

Mon, 09/22/2014 - 08:10

Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

Pirates extend lead over Brewers in wild-card race
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette
With only a one-run lead, Pirates manager Clint Hurdle liked a pinch-hitter's chances of reaching base and adding insurance runs better than those of his starter. But Worley had done plenty. Pitching for the first time since Sept. 10, Worley and the ...
MLB Standings 2014: Pittsburgh Pirates, San Francisco Giants Aim for NL Wild ...Latin Post
Brewers blank Pirates to tighten NL wild-card raceESPN
Pirates Edge Brewers 1-0, Move Closer To PlayoffsCBS Local
RantSports -FOXSports.com
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Pittsburgh Pirates top Milwaukee Brewers move closer to playoffs - FOXSports.com

Mon, 09/22/2014 - 04:11

Pittsburgh Pirates top Milwaukee Brewers move closer to playoffs
FOXSports.com
Vance Worley is used to his body breaking down at this point in the season. An unexpected break allowed the Pittsburgh Pirates right-hander to regroup. He responded with his sharpest outing in two months to push the fading Milwaukee Brewers closer to ...

Vance Worley Delivers As Pittsburgh Pirates Turn Away Brewers In Home Finale - City of Champions

Mon, 09/22/2014 - 01:36

Vance Worley Delivers As Pittsburgh Pirates Turn Away Brewers In Home Finale
City of Champions
Worley, who handled getting passed over as well as anyone could expect, showed his professionalism even more in the Pirates' final regular-season home game, throwing eight shutout innings in Pittsburgh's tight 1-0 victory over Milwaukee at PNC Park.

Pittsburgh Pirates Rotation Should Change as Postseason Looms - Rum Bunter

Mon, 09/22/2014 - 00:21

Pittsburgh Pirates Rotation Should Change as Postseason Looms
Rum Bunter
The Pittsburgh Pirates rotation might change with the Major League Baseball postseason on the horizon. Baring a miracle, the Pirates are headed to the MLB promised land. Neal Huntington said today because of that, the Pirates might indeed make those ...

I spent three days late last month visiting 18 high schools across the WPIAL. I drove 533 miles, took hundreds of photographs, shook hands with dozens of coaches, athletic directors and principals and climbed way too many stadium steps. I loved every minute of it, of course.
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Maryland-bound Franklin Regional senior Brett Zanotto rushed for 157 yards and a touchdown to lead the Panthers to a 34-20 win over visiting Indiana on Friday night.
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Visiting Hollidaysburg blanked Belle Vernon 7-0 in an overtime thriller at James Weir Stadium on Friday night.
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The Steelers traditional powerhouse defense has set a yearly standard for fans and pundits for decades. But an aging Pittsburgh defense has had a rocky time the last couple of seasons.
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Twenty-two WPIAL football teams will have new coaches pacing the sidelines this season, including a few that will be featured in the CoGo's Feature Matchup this season.
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Several of the most coveted recruits throughout the WPIAL have already made their college decisions, most notably Sterling Jenkins of Baldwin. Others, like Central Valley's Jordan Whitehead, are still being recruited.
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Bill Cherpak misses the way it used to be. Back in the 80’s, when the current Thomas Jefferson High School coach was a player at Steel Valley, the recruiting process wasn’t publicized. It was low-key compared to the present.
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The Mon-Valley has put plenty of athletes on Division 1 football teams over the years, including several who made it to the NFL. There are a few Mon-Valley natives playing D-1 ball this season.
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