1. Walker Sits, Nix in at 2B vs. Nats

    8/16 @ Pirates lineup vs. WAS Harrison SS Polanco RF Martin C Marte CF Sanchez 1B Alvarez 3B Nix 2B Snider LF Locke P.....

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  2. Pittsburgh Pirates: The Most Important 3 Weeks of the Season

    The next three weeks will determine whether the Pittsburgh Pirates make the playoffs. The schedule is packed full of teams that are leading their division or in close contention for the postseason...

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  3. John Axford Greets Pittsburgh with Tweet Dressed in Pirate Costume

    The Pittsburgh Pirates , locked in a three-team battle in the NL Central and without their injured MVP, bolstered their bullpen by acquiring John Axford from the Cleveland Indians ...

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  4. Jordy Mercer Removed from Game, Walker May Return to Lineup Tomorrow

    During his pregame meeting, Clint Hurdle said that Neil Walker was in a "good place" and past the stage of being a candidate for the disabled list. In the ninth inning, he was in the on deck circle when the final out was made...

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  5. Pirates Designate Matt Hague for Assignment

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  6. Another Tough Loss for Francisco Liriano as Pittsburgh Pirates Fall to Detroit

    Pittsburgh Pirates ' starting pitcher Francisco Liriano took the mound Thursday afternoon at Comerica Park in Detroit, seeking a victory in the rubber game of a three-game set between the Pirates and Tigers ...

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  7. Liriano Outdueled as Pirates Drop Series Finale

    DETROIT -- If it's possible to overshadow a 14-strikeout pitching performance, Francisco Liriano did it Thursday afternoon -- for four innings...

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  8. Mercer Leaves Game with Forearm Tightness

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  9. Pirates Notebook: Clint Barmes Heads for Rehab in Minors

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  10. Pirates' Locke Cleared in Fixing Scheme

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  11. Ernesto Frieri Clears Waivers, Accepts Pirates' Assignment to AAA

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  12. Tigers Rally Past Pirates 8-4

    DETROIT -- Nick Castellanos homered and tripled, and the Detroit Tigers rallied for an 8-4 victory over the Pittsburgh Pirates on Wednesday night, snapping a four-game losing streak...

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  13. Pirates' Jeff Locke Unknowingly Dragged into Game-Fixing Hoax

    In a must-read article at Sports Illustrated, Lance Williams and Brian Tuohy of the Center for Investigative Reporting detailed a wild game-fixing.....

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  14. Pedro Alvarez Starting for 1st Time Since August 2

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  15. Pittsburgh Pirates: Unsung Heroes Carrying Team in 2014

    What a bizarre season it’s been. Any lineup that trots out names like Michael Martinez (career .183 batting average) and Jayson Nix (career .216 batting average) has no business being in the middle of a pennant race...

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  16. Three Front-Runners Down the Stretch in NL MVP Race

    This, it appears, will be the year the voting calamity is corrected, the year Mike Trout gets his rightful American League MVP Award...

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  17. Pirates' Edinson Volquez Pulls Off Insane No-Look Catch Against Tigers

    Edinson Volquez ’s hand was in pain during Tuesday night’s game against the Detroit Tigers —the good kind of pain...

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  18. Pirates Defeat Tigers, 4-2

    Edinson Volquez was at his slickest Tuesday night when he made a blind, behind-the-back snag on a comebacker in the first inning that preserved a run...

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  19. VIDEO: Edinson Volquez Totally Meant to Do This

    In the play you're about to witness, which occurred during Tuesday night's Tigers - Pirates tilt (GameTracker), Pittsburgh moundsman Edinson Volquez made a rather unlikely snare ...

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  20. Gerrit Cole Will Make Another Rehab Start

    Pirates right-hander Gerrit Cole was dominant in a rehab start Sunday at Triple-A Indianapolis, allowing just one hit over six scoreless innings...

    Benjamin Zweiman Written by Benjamin Zweiman about 1 month ago 55 reads 0 comments

  21. Pirates Notebook: Pedro Alvarez Learning New Role

    Pedro Alvarez will make his debut at first base “a day here soon,” Pirates manager Clint Hurdle said Monday, a clear indication the transition is approaching rapidly....

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  22. Pittsburgh Pirates: 3 Players Who Won't Be Back in 2015

    The Pittsburgh Pirates aren't known for making huge acquisitions in the free-agent market most offseasons, and this winter likely won't be any different...

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  23. Martin Not Thinking About Impending Free Agency

    Russell Martin had a pretty short checklist when he showed up in Pittsburgh 21 months ago, and both items have been covered...

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  24. Walker Suffers Setback, Likely Headed to DL

    The Pirates ' hopes of embarking on the most difficult phase of their schedule in growing strength took a major hit Sunday morning when Neil Walker showed up at PNC Park unable to play...

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  25. Polanco's Early Blast Not Enough for Ailing Bucs

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