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Jorge De La Rosa pitches Colorado Rockies past Pittsburgh Pirates - UPI.com

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Jorge De La Rosa pitches Colorado Rockies past Pittsburgh Pirates
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Colorado Rockies starting pitcher Jorge De La Rosa (29) records the win and throws into the seventh inning against the Pittsburgh Pirates at PNC Park in Pittsburgh on August 30, 2015. The Colorado Rockies defeated the Pittsburgh Pirates 5-0. Photo by ...

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T-ara's Hyomin to throw the first pitch for the Pittsburgh Pirates - allkpop

Sun, 08/30/2015 - 22:21

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T-ara's Hyomin to throw the first pitch for the Pittsburgh Pirates
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T-ara's Hyomin will be throwing the first pitch for the Pittsburgh Pirates! She's friends with Kang Jung Ho, one of the team's infielders. He asked her to come throw the first pitch at their game on September 13th with the Milwaukee Brewers at the PNC ...

De La Rosa dominates as Rockies beat Pirates 5-0 - Charlotte Observer

Sun, 08/30/2015 - 17:42

De La Rosa dominates as Rockies beat Pirates 5-0
Charlotte Observer
Jorge De La Rosa pitched into the seventh inning before being ejected, and Ben Paulsen hit a two-run triple as the Colorado Rockies beat the Pittsburgh Pirates 5-0 on Sunday. De La Rosa (8-6) allowed four hits in six-plus innings while striking out ...

AJ Burnett eyes mid-September return after 'good' bullpen session - ESPN

Sun, 08/30/2015 - 14:20

ESPN

AJ Burnett eyes mid-September return after 'good' bullpen session
ESPN
PITTSBURGH -- Pirates right-hander A.J. Burnett is hopeful of returning to the rotation by mid-September following a 71-pitch bullpen session Sunday. The 38-year-old has been on the disabled list since July 31 with a strained flexor tendon in his right ...
The Pittsburgh Pirates could be getting AJ Burnett back in a couple of weeksOutsidePitchMLB
Pittsburgh Pirates - TeamReportGlobalPost
New York Mets, Pittsburgh Pirates Starters Have 0 Complete GamesSportsBlog.com (blog)
International Business Times
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The Cubs, The Cardinals, The Pirates And Remaining Schedules - Bleed Cubbie Blue

Sun, 08/30/2015 - 13:07

The Inquisitr

The Cubs, The Cardinals, The Pirates And Remaining Schedules
Bleed Cubbie Blue
The Cubs have 25 games remaining within the division, the Cardinals 26 and the Pirates 26. St. Louis is 32-18 against N.L. Central teams, the Cubs are 29-22... and the Pirates just 21-29. Pittsburgh is 5-7 against the Cubs, 6-7 against the Cardinals ...
MLB Playoff Standings 2015: Pittsburgh Pirates Hot, Los Angeles Angels NotThe Inquisitr

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Pirates-Cubs set doubleheader Sept. 15 to make up ... - Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

Sun, 08/30/2015 - 10:30

Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

Pirates-Cubs set doubleheader Sept. 15 to make up ...
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette
3 game ticket to: Pittsburgh Pirates Ticket Office, P.O. Box 7000, Pittsburgh PA 15212. All fans holding pre-paid parking passes from the Aug. 3 postponed game can use those passes for the rescheduled 1:35 p.m. game on Sept. 15. The split doubleheader ...
Could Pirates' 2015 season go like 1960?Timesonline.com

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Pittsburgh Pirates Wake Up: The HAPPening - Rum Bunter

Sun, 08/30/2015 - 09:05

Rum Bunter

Pittsburgh Pirates Wake Up: The HAPPening
Rum Bunter
Welcome to the Pittsburgh Pirates Wake-Up Call, a daily feature here at RumBunter.com. Every morning at 9 AM, one of us will give you our random thoughts on the goings-on around the Pirates' organization, and we'll throw out a few links to some good ...

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Pirates: Looking At Current MLB Power Rankings - City of Champions

Sun, 08/30/2015 - 02:24

City of Champions

Pirates: Looking At Current MLB Power Rankings
City of Champions
The Pittsburgh Pirates continue to surge during the month of August as they own an 19-7 mark in 26 games with one match-up left to close out the month against the Colorado Rockies. The crew of the Jolly Roger have a record of 39-17 over their last 56 ...

Pittsburgh Pirates Minor League Minute - August 29th - Rum Bunter

Sun, 08/30/2015 - 00:26

Rum Bunter

Pittsburgh Pirates Minor League Minute - August 29th
Rum Bunter
The Pittsburgh Pirates Minor League Minute, many of you are thinking what is this about? Normally we give you a weekly rundown of the Minor League teams, players, division standings and transactions in our weekly Minor League Report. However, with the ...

On the Pirates: Building postseason roster all about the details - Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

Sun, 08/30/2015 - 00:00

Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

On the Pirates: Building postseason roster all about the details
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette
Marlins catcher Jeff Mathis collides with Gerrit Cole while trying to field Cole's bunt in the fourth inning Thursday night in Miami. Cole was one of the Pirates' quirky paper moves at last year's playoff roster deadline.

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Pittsburgh Pirates remain hot, halt Rockies' rally in ninth - The Denver Post

Sat, 08/29/2015 - 22:40

Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

Pittsburgh Pirates remain hot, halt Rockies' rally in ninth
The Denver Post
Jung Ho Kang #27 of the Pittsburgh Pirates gets the force out at second base in the third inning during the game against Chris Rusin #52 of the Colorado Rockies at PNC Park on August 29, 2015 in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. (Photo by Justin K. Aller/Getty ...
Rockies win series finale against PiratesPittsburgh Post-Gazette
De La Rosa dominates as Rockies beat Pirates 5-0CBSSports.com
Pittsburgh Pirates Wake Up Call: The HAPPeningRum Bunter
CBS Local -RantSports
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New York Mets, Pittsburgh Pirates Starters Have 0 Complete Games - SportsBlog.com (blog)

Sat, 08/29/2015 - 21:39

SportsBlog.com (blog)

New York Mets, Pittsburgh Pirates Starters Have 0 Complete Games
SportsBlog.com (blog)
Even with two of the best pitching staffs in baseball, the New York Mets and Pittsburgh Pirates don't have a pitcher with a complete game in 2015. Bill Streicher-USA TODAY Sports. Two of baseball's best pitching staffs, the New York Mets and Pittsburgh ...

Could Pirates' 2015 season go like 1960? - Timesonline.com

Sat, 08/29/2015 - 21:23

Timesonline.com

Could Pirates' 2015 season go like 1960?
Timesonline.com
Baseball fans rush onto the field toward Pirates second baseman Bill Mazeroski as he comes home on his ninth-inning home run against the Yankees to win Game 7 of the World Series in Pittsburgh, on Oct. 13, 1960. The 1960 Pirates were honored in a ...
Pirates-Cubs set doubleheader Sept. 15 to make up for rainoutPittsburgh Post-Gazette

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Pittsburgh Pirates Are Taking Advantage of Soft Schedule - RantSports

Sat, 08/29/2015 - 10:51

RantSports

Pittsburgh Pirates Are Taking Advantage of Soft Schedule
RantSports
The baseball Gods handed the Pittsburgh Pirates a unique opportunity to play the Miami Marlins and the Colorado Rockies in seven straight games this week. Both those teams have win percentages sitting around .400. Only the Philadelphia Phillies have a ...
Harrison RBI single lifts Pirates over Rockies 5-3CBSSports.com
Polanco's bat, arm lead Pirates to 5-3 victory over RockiesPittsburgh Post-Gazette
Polanco 'growing up before our very eyes'DK on Pittsburgh Sports (subscription)
Rum Bunter -Journal Advocate
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MLB Playoff Standings 2015: Pittsburgh Pirates Hot, Los Angeles Angels Not - The Inquisitr

Sat, 08/29/2015 - 09:34

The Inquisitr

MLB Playoff Standings 2015: Pittsburgh Pirates Hot, Los Angeles Angels Not
The Inquisitr
MLB playoff standings for 2015 continue to look good for the Pittsburgh Pirates. The MLB Playoffs are becoming more routine for this Pirates roster, with the team currently hosting the third-best record in all of baseball. On Friday (August 28), the ...
The Cubs, The Cardinals, The Pirates And Remaining SchedulesBleed Cubbie Blue

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Pittsburgh Pirates Wake-Up Call: Kinda Filthy Frankie? - Rum Bunter

Sat, 08/29/2015 - 09:08

Rum Bunter

Pittsburgh Pirates Wake-Up Call: Kinda Filthy Frankie?
Rum Bunter
Welcome to the Pittsburgh Pirates Wake-Up Call, a daily feature here at RumBunter.com. Every morning at 9 AM, one of us will give you our random thoughts on the goings-on around the Pirates' organization, and we'll throw out a few links to some good ...

Harrison RBI single lifts Pirates over Rockies 5-3 - CBSSports.com

Fri, 08/28/2015 - 22:36

RantSports

Harrison RBI single lifts Pirates over Rockies 5-3
CBSSports.com
Pittsburgh's J.A. Happ will make his fifth start for the Pirates since coming over at the trade deadline from Seattle. The 31-year-old is 2-1 with a 2.08 ERA with Pittsburgh and is 1-0 with a 1.89 ERA in four career appearances against Colorado ...
Pittsburgh Pirates Are Taking Advantage of Soft ScheduleRantSports
Polanco's bat, arm lead Pirates to 5-3 victory over RockiesPittsburgh Post-Gazette
Pirates Wake-Up Call: Kinda Filthy Frankie?Rum Bunter
DK on Pittsburgh Sports (subscription) -Journal Advocate
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The Pirates pitcher who succeeds by not throwing strikes - Yahoo Sports

Fri, 08/28/2015 - 15:24

Yahoo Sports

The Pirates pitcher who succeeds by not throwing strikes
Yahoo Sports
If only they didn't swing. That should be the strategy against Francisco Liriano. Lope into the batter's box, sling bat over shoulder and play statue. Stare at every ball that whizzes by. And chances are, if temptation doesn't take over, if the almost ...

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The Greatest Hits of Pittsburgh Pirates Pitching Wizard Ray Searage - Rum Bunter

Fri, 08/28/2015 - 15:15

Rum Bunter

The Greatest Hits of Pittsburgh Pirates Pitching Wizard Ray Searage
Rum Bunter
The Pittsburgh Pirates escaped the abyss of 20 consecutive losing seasons to make the playoffs in 2013 and 2014. A lot of the credit has gone to Clint Hurdle, Andrew McCutchen and Gerrit Cole. However, there is another man that deserves a huge amount ...

SERIES REVIEW: Pittsburgh Pirates vs Marlins - Rum Bunter

Fri, 08/28/2015 - 15:00

Rum Bunter

SERIES REVIEW: Pittsburgh Pirates vs Marlins
Rum Bunter
The Pittsburgh Pirates dismantled the Giants on National TV and looked damn good doing it. They didn't play their best series by any means, but it was good enough to win three of four against the defending World Champions. The Pirates had a very brutal ...

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The Steelers started the offseason by signing franchise quarterback Ben Roethlisberger to a significant contact extension. A day before training camp opened, they capped the offseason by extending the contract of general manger Kevin Colbert.
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In 2012, the leading rusher for the Pittsburgh Steelers was Jonathan Dwyer. His 623 yards was the second-lowest total for the team's leading rusher in a full season since Dick Hoak's 531 yards led the way in 1969.
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Todd Haley is entering his fourth season as the Steelers' offensive coordinator. After a bumpy start to his tenure in Pittsburgh, Haley directed one of the most explosive offenses in team history in 2014.
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Time moves faster in the NFL. Players seem to age more rapidly and rosters turn over more quickly than in any other sport. Nowhere else is this more evident than the Steelers defense, where nine of 2011’s opening day starters are no longer with the team.
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On the heels of a dismal 4-8 season in 2013—and seated firmly upon the hotseat—head coach Dana Holgorsen was able to steer the West Virginia football program back in the right direction in 2014.
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Stepping into Beaver Stadium sporting traditional, nameless navy blue and white jerseys, Penn State football intends to chase a championship under second-year head coach James Franklin.
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