1. Clint Hurdle, Pirates Agree to New 4-Year Contract Extension

    The Pittsburgh Pirates have extended manager Clint Hurdle 's contract Monday to keep him through the 2021 season, the team announced Tuesday...

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  2. Josh Harrison: 1st MLB Player to End a No-Hit Bid with a Walk-Off Home Run

    Fact: Josh Harrison became the first player in MLB history to end a no-hit bid with a walk-off home run as the Pittsburgh Pirates beat the Los Angeles Dodgers 1-0 in 10 innings on Wednesday night...

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  3. Andrew McCutchen Leaves Game vs. Blue Jays with Apparent Leg Injury

    Pittsburgh Pirates outfielder Andrew McCutchen suffered an apparent left leg injury Friday against the Toronto Blue Jays and was forced to leave the game, according to Stephen J...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 4 months ago 4,876 reads 0 comments

  4. Sean Rodriguez Reportedly Traded to Pirates for Prospect

    MLB .com's Mark Bowman reported Saturday that the Atlanta Braves traded utility man Sean Rodriguez to the Pittsburgh Pirates in exchange for a catching prospect...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 4 months ago 19,459 reads 0 comments

  5. Starling Marte Returns to Pirates Lineup After 80-Game PEDs Suspension

    Pittsburgh Pirates outfielder Starling Marte returned to the lineup Tuesday for the team's game against the Milwaukee Brewers after serving an 80-game suspension for testing positive for a performance-enhancing substance...

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  6. Pirates Fan Chucks Cardinals Home Run Ball into the Allegheny River

    A devoted Pirates fan knew exactly what to do with a Cardinals home run ball Friday night. Making it a keepsake wasn't exactly on the list...

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  7. Shane Baz Selected No. 12 by Pirates in 2017 MLB Draft

    Right-handed pitcher Shane Baz was the No. 12 selection in the first round of the 2017 MLB draft by the Pittsburgh Pirates on Monday. There are questions about whether Baz will choose to go pro or stick with his commitment to TCU...

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  8. Jameson Taillon Expected to Return to Pirates Monday After Cancer Surgery

    Jameson Taillon is expected to return to the Pittsburgh Pirates rotation Monday, just over one month after undergoing surgery for testicular cancer May 8. MLB ...

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  9. Pirates' Gregory Polanco Carted off the Field with Ankle Injury vs. Diamondbacks

    Injuries continue to pile up for the Pittsburgh Pirates , who lost outfielder Gregory Polanco during Monday's game against the Arizona Diamondbacks . According to Stephen J...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 7 months ago 2,560 reads 0 comments

  10. Jameson Taillon Completes 3 Scoreless Innings in 1st Start Since Cancer Surgery

    Pittsburgh Pirates pitcher Jameson Taillon threw three shutout innings in Sunday's rehab start, his first since he underwent testicular cancer surgery less than three weeks ago...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 7 months ago 24,662 reads 0 comments

  11. Willie Stargell's Family Upset Widow Auctioning Hall of Famer's Memorabilia

    Several members of Willie Stargell's family are upset that his widow has decided to auction off pieces of valuable memorabilia...

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  12. Jung Ho Kang's Prison Sentence for DUI Charge Upheld by Judge

    Pittsburgh Pirates third baseman Jung Ho Kang had a suspended two-year prison sentence upheld in a South Korean court Thursday, which will further complicate his efforts to rejoin the MLB team during the 2017 season...

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  13. Jameson Taillon Tests Positive for Testicular Cancer

    Pittsburgh Pirates pitcher Jameson Taillon has been cleared to resume light baseball activities after being diagnosed with testicular cancer. Per Stephen J...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 7 months ago 17,046 reads 0 comments

  14. Gregory Polanco Placed on 10-Day DL by Pirates with Hamstring Injury

    Pittsburgh Pirates outfielder Gregory Polanco has landed on the 10-day disabled list due to a hamstring injury...

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  15. Andrew McCutchen Says He's Never Dealt with Racism from Red Sox Fans

    In the wake of Baltimore Orioles outfielder Adam Jones being the subject of racist taunts at Fenway Park, Pittsburgh Pirates outfielder Andrew McCutchen said recently that he didn't experience that during the Bucs' visit to Boston this season...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 7 months ago 9,419 reads 0 comments

  16. Jameson Taillon Underwent Surgery for Suspected Testicular Cancer

    The Pittsburgh Pirates announced pitcher Jameson Taillon underwent surgery Monday for suspected testicular cancer and provided a statement from general manager Neal Huntington: ...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 7 months ago 72,162 reads 0 comments

  17. Jameson Taillon Placed on 10-Day DL by Pirates with Groin Injury

    Pittsburgh Pirates pitcher Jameson Taillon is on the disabled list after suffering a groin injury. The Pirates announced Taillon had been placed on the 10-day DL with groin ...

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  18. Gift Ngoepe Called Up by Pirates, Becomes 1st African-Born Player in MLB History

    The Pittsburgh Pirates called up Gift Ngoepe on Wednesday and optioned pitcher Dovydas Neverauskas , according to Kyle Glaser of Baseball America and MLB Roster Moves ...

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  19. David Freese Describes Struggles with Depression, Alcohol

    Pittsburgh Pirates third baseman David Freese discussed his previous battles with depression and alcohol abuse in a USA Today feature published Thursday...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 8 months ago 18,020 reads 0 comments

  20. Starling Marte Reportedly Will Not Appeal 80-Game Suspension for PED Violation

    Pittsburgh Pirates outfielder Starling Marte reportedly accepted his 80-game suspension from Major League Baseball without an appeal or explanation for his positive performance-enhancing-drug test...

    Tim Daniels Written by Tim Daniels about 8 months ago 8,136 reads 0 comments

  21. Starling Marte Suspended 80 Games for Violating MLB PED Policy

    Pittsburgh Pirates All-Star outfielder Starling Marte has been suspended 80 games by Major League Baseball for violating the league's policy on performance-enhancing drugs...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 8 months ago 77,192 reads 0 comments

  22. Pirates' Josh Harrison Gets Hit by Pitch in 4 Consecutive Plate Appearances

    Josh Harrison endured two painful days at the plate, but at least he's reaching base. In the span of two games, the Pittsburgh Pirates infielder was hit by a pitch four consecutive times...

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  23. Bird Gets Hit During Pirates Batting Practice, Players Hurry to Save It

    Members of the Pittsburgh Pirates rushed to save a bird injured during batting practice before Wednesday's home game against the Cincinnati Reds at PNC Park. Per Stephen J...

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  24. Jung Ho Kang's 8-Month Sentence for DUI Charges Suspended for 2 Years

    Pittsburgh Pirates third baseman Jung Ho Kang is free to return to the team with his legal trouble behind him for the moment...

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  25. Andrew McCutchen to Move from CF to RF in 2017: Latest Comments and Reaction

    After eight years as the Pittsburgh Pirates ' center fielder, veteran Andrew McCutchen will move to right field in 2017, manager Clint Hurdle announced Sunday, per ESPN.com ...

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