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This past offseason, rumors abounded about the possibility of the Pirates trading All-Star and MVP center fielder, Andrew McCutchen.

McCutchen has been a franchise cornerstone for almost a decade, guiding the team to three consecutive playoff appearances from 2013-15.

03/04/2017 - 12:39
Chris Hayes
The Pittsburgh Pirates finished the 2016 season with a 78-83 record, landing them in third place in the National League Central.

The Bucs started the season above .500 after the first two months of ball, however the month of June saw them slump to 9-19, putting them behind the eight-ball in the Wild Card race for the remaind

02/25/2017 - 13:57
Christian Strong
The year in sports gave Pittsburgh the passing of a legend and a courageous re-affirming story of life, surprising departures and improbable victories. Here are the top sports stories of 2016.

The past year saw quite a bit of ups and downs in the Pittsburgh sports world.

12/26/2016 - 13:33
Cassie Putt
“We are the zanies of sorrow. We are clowns whose hearts are broken.”

No Pirates fans, Oscar Wilde did not have yinz in mind when he wrote those words, but he probably wouldn’t be surprised at the uncanny parallels it draws to your faithfulness if he were around toda

12/01/2016 - 21:46
Anthony Jaskulski
The Pittsburgh Pirates’ 2016 roster was supposed to contain plenty of bright spots.

The pitching staff, led by ace Gerrit Cole, was going to be one of the best in the National League.

11/22/2016 - 19:51
Chris Hayes
As much as 80 percent of the Pirates starting rotation could be different next season. Only Gerrit Cole and Jameson Taillon are locks to return from the 2015 crew. With three spots potentially open, the Pirates could look to add veterans through waivers, free agency and trades. Here are some potential in-house solutions.

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Steven Brault, Age 24

10/28/2016 - 19:54
Cassie Putt
With the season behind them, it’s time to look back on the Pirates’ best 10 wins of 2016.

Believe it or not, this list was harder to make than the worst losses countdown. Plenty of great games, including Jung-Ho Kang’s return in St.

10/04/2016 - 10:26
Alex Stumpf
A win on the final day of the season was not enough for the St. Louis Cardinals, who beat the Pirates 10-4 but missed the playoffs for the first time since 2010.

In the final game of their 2016 season, the Pirates fell victim to the St. Louis Cardinals, 10-4, at Busch Stadium on Sunday.

10/02/2016 - 19:50
Chris Hayes
Jedd Gyorko connected for a go-ahead home run in the eighth inning, Matt Holliday provided another boost off the bench and the St. Louis Cardinals pushed the playoff race to the final day of the regular season, beating Pittsburgh 4-3.

Jedd Gyorko connected on a go-ahead solo home run to break a three all tie in the eighth inning to lift the St. Louis Cardinals past the Pittsburgh Pirates 4-3 on Saturday.

10/01/2016 - 21:59
Brandon Walker
Carlos Martinez pitched seven sharp innings, Jedd Gyorko hit his 29th homer, Brandon Moss homered to break out of a big slump and the St. Louis Cardinals stayed in the middle of the NL wild-card race.

St. Louis pulled ahead in the third inning with a homerun to left center field by Jedd Gyorko.

10/01/2016 - 03:11
Cassie Putt
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