1. Pirates Sticking to What's Worked in Playoff Chase

    ATLANTA — Francisco Liriano walked two of the first three batters he faced. At one point, he threw four consecutive balls, all fastballs, none harder than 90 mph to rookie Phil Gosselin, who had walked three times all season...

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  2. Liriano, McCutchen help Pirates to 1-0 win over Braves

    ATLANTA — Much has been made about opponents pitching inside to Andrew McCutchen. Some believe McCutchen's unusual rib injury was related to being hit by a pitch in Arizona ...

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  3. McCutchen Wins Pirates' Clemente Award

    Andrew McCutchen is the winner of the Roberto Clemente Award, as voted on by the Pittsburgh chapter of the Baseball Writers Association of America...

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  4. McCutchen Homers, Pirates Beat Braves 1-0

    ATLANTA -- Andrew McCutchen homered, Francisco Liriano won his fourth straight start and the Pittsburgh Pirates moved closer to a postseason berth, beating the Atlanta Braves 1-0 Monday night...

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  5. Pirates Will 'Do Everything We Can to Try to Keep' Russell Martin

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  6. Volquez Wants to Re-Sign with Pirates

    Pittsburgh Pirates right-hander Edinson Volquez turned into one of the biggest free-agent bargains this season...

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  7. Pittsburgh Pirates' 2014 All-Prospect Team

    While the Pittsburgh Pirates are currently seeking their second straight playoff appearance, they are also looking forward to the future...

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  8. In Event of NL Wild Card Game, Pittsburgh Pirates Have Key Choice to Make

    The 2014 Major League Baseball season is reaching its end, and it looks as if the Pittsburgh Pirates are primed for another postseason run at the organization's first title since 1979...

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  9. Pirates' Neil Walker Sets Franchise Record for Home Runs by a Second Baseman

    Now with 21 home runs on the season, Pittsburgh Pirates second baseman Neil Walker holds the franchise record for most homers in a single season by a second baseman, per MLB Stat of the Day ...

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  10. Pirates' 5-Game Winning Streak Ends with 1-0 Loss to Brewers

    Logan Schafer's sacrifice fly in the ninth inning Saturday... Read more: http://triblive.com/sports/pirates/6806713-74/pirates-brewers-mccutchen#ixzz3DuuDNuyR Follow us: @triblive ...

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  11. Brewers Top Pirates to Tighten Wild-Card Race

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  12. Big Win Leads Pirates to Unfamiliar Territory

    There's a standing army of commentators pretending to understand not only the framework but the direction of the baseball postseason that begins in just 10 days, and plenty of them are talking about the Pirates ...

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  13. Martin's Homer Sparks Pirates over Brewers 4-2

    Russell Martin hit a three-run homer off Jonathan Broxton in the bottom of the eighth inning and the Pittsburgh Pirates inched closer to a playoff berth with a 4-2 win over the Milwaukee Brewers on Friday night...

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  14. Vance Worley to Start on Sunday Against Brewers

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  15. Pittsburgh Pirates: Clemente's Legacy Lives on Through Neil Walker

    It’s not a stretch to say that Neil Walker is the best second baseman in the National League , especially after the season he’s putting together in 2014...

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  16. Ron Cook: Cole Shows He Thrives on Big Stage

    In football, a quarterback gives his team its best chance of winning a big game. In hockey, it's the goaltender. In baseball, it's that night's starting pitcher...

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  17. Pirates Notebook: Walker Cleans Up at Right Time

    Neil Walker has added to his strong second-half performance this season by doing it from an important spot in the lineup...

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  18. Pirates Get Late Break in Playoff Push, Top Bosox

    The Pittsburgh Pirates got a lucky break when Boston pinch-runner Jemile Weeks was hit by a batted ball in the ninth inning, beating the Red Sox 3-2 on Thursday night to keep pace in the NL pennant race...

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  19. The Morton Dilemma and a Future Ace and First Baseman?

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  20. Pirates Bullpen Gets Some Relief

    Recent additions to the Pirates bullpen have strengthened the middle-relief unit and temporarily addressed concerns regarding the pitchers tasked with holding a lead for the back-end men...

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  21. Pittsburgh Pirates Minor League Awards

    The Pittsburgh Pirates are making a run for a second consecutive playoff appearance, something that seemed nearly unfathomable several years ago...

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  22. Pirates' Josh Harrison Has Risen from Complete Unknown to MVP Candidate

    Utility men are not supposed to garner MVP consideration, no matter how super. Josh Harrison , however, is changing that thinking. And it is not in spite of him being the best utility man in baseball...

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  23. Pirates Overwhelm Buchholz, Red Sox in 9-1 Win

    PITTSBURGH -- Gregory Polanco, Neil Walker and Ike Davis all homered and the Pittsburgh Pirates beat the Boston Red Sox 9-1 on Wednesday night to maintain their grip on the second National League wild card spot...

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  24. Morton, Pirates Blank Red Sox in Series Opener

    After spending the past month on the disabled list with a sports hernia that's still giving him trouble, Charlie Morton tossed five scoreless innings Tuesday against the Boston Red Sox ...

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  25. Is the Pirates' Josh Harrison for Real?

    While Andrew McCutchen is the player most responsible for the Pirates ' success in 2014, it's no exaggeration to say that Josh Harrison is next in the queue when it comes to the Most Valuable Pirate...

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