1. A Look at Pirates' Issues at First Base

    PITTSBURGH (93-7 The Fan) – There remain just nine days until baseball's non-waiver trade deadline is reached, and Pirates broadcaster Greg Brown joined Starkey and Mueller ...

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  2. Cole Pitches a Gem, but Pirates Fall 3-1 to Royals

    KANSAS CITY, Mo. — After Royals manager Ned Yost saw the Pirates ' Gerrit Cole pitch a scoreless inning in the All-Star game, he knew his hitters could be in for a long night Tuesday...

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  3. Dyson's 2-Run Single Lifts Royals Past Pirates, 3-1

    KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- Jarrod Dyson hit a two-run single in the eighth inning to lead the Kansas City Royals to a 3-1 victory over the Pittsburgh Pirates on Tuesday night.....

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  4. Pirates Asked About Pennington, Barmes in Addition to Zobrist

    The Pirates have asked about Diamondbacks infielder Cliff Pennington and Padres shortstop Clint Barmes in addition to Athletics utility player Ben Zobrist, according to a major league source...

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  5. Jordy Mercer of Pittsburgh Pirates put on disabled list, likely out six weeks

    Pittsburgh Pirates shortstop Jordy Mercer has been diagnosed with a sprained medial collateral ligament in his left knee and a lower leg contusion, and he likely will be out six weeks, the team said Monday...

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  6. Mercer out 6 Weeks, Won't Need Surgery

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  7. Mercer Carted off Field in Pirates' Sweeping Loss Against Brewers, 6-1

    MILWAUKEE — As Jordy Mercer lay on the ground, Neil Walker bent to pick up Mercer's sunglasses. Jung Ho Kang reached down to check on him, and head athletic trainer Todd Tomczyk raced out of the dugout...

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  8. Mercer Exits Game After Taking Hit on Knee

    Gomez slid in hard but early, because Mercer had come in on the shift. Hit him on the outside of the left knee. He's sitting up now...

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  9. Brewers Capitalize on Lineup Change, Beat Pirates 8-5

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  10. Behind Alvarez, Pirates Have Few Options at First Base

    MILWAUKEE — In advance of the July 31 non-waiver trade deadline, Clint Hurdle does not engage in campaigning for specific upgrades to his club, cognizant of the impact it might have on players already on the roster...

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  11. Francisco Liriano Injury: Updates on Pittsburgh Pirates P's Neck and Return

    Francisco Liriano has been out of the Pittsburgh Pirates rotation since July 12 with a neck injury. However, he is expected to make his return on July 23. Continue for updates...

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  12. Liriano Scratched from Start Due to Neck Tightness

    Breaking news: Francisco Liriano won't be able to start tonight because of neck tightness. Vance Worley will start...

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  13. Pirates Lose Series Opener with Brewers

    MILWAUKEE — With the All-Star Game pageantry over, the Pirates went to work Friday night on their difficult second-half schedule...

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  14. Pirates Positioned to Make Run at 1st Division Title Since '92

    At the All-Star break, the Pirates are positioned to make a run at capturing their first division title since 1992. The Pirates have the third-best record in baseball, and they trail only the Central-leading St...

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  15. Mark Melancon, Russell Martin Had Special Bond with Pirates

    Mark Melancon's and Russell Martin's Pirates careers started at the same time, when the team acquired both before the 2013 season...

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  16. This Time Around, McCutchen Soaks in All-Star Experience

    In Andrew McCutchen's first few trips to the All-Star Game, his alarm went off at 6 or 7 a.m. Then he was off to appear at various events, trying to get his face out there, trying to do everything...

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  17. Andrew McCutchen, Gerrit Cole Strong All-Stars

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  18. Pittsburgh Pirates Trade Rumors: Tracking Hot Updates, News and Reaction

    As the MLB 's July 31 trade deadline approaches, the Pittsburgh Pirates will need to evaluate their squad and figure out what they need to do in order to reach the playoffs for the third consecutive season...

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  19. Video: Cole Ks Trout with Unfair Breaking Pitch

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  20. A.J. Burnett Savors First All-Star Moments with Family

    CINCINNATI — A.J. Burnett ambled into the Presidential ballroom on the Westin Hotel's third floor with his two sons in tow and a caramel macchiato in hand. The Pirates All-Stars' flight from Pittsburgh didn't land until 4 a...

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  21. Gregory Polanco's Walk-off Serves as Fitting End to Baseball's First Half

    Though every team has already played its 81st game, the All-Star break serves as the unofficial halfway point of the season. Heading into the break, you would be hard pressed to find a hotter team than the Pittsburgh Pirates ...

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  22. Rossi: Burnett Hasn't Given Everything, Not Yet

    It sounded like a conversation ripped from the pages of a comic book. But Jeff Locke isn't Robin. And A.J. Burnett isn't Batman...

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  23. Red-Hot Pirates Storming Cardinals for Control of NL Central

    If the Pittsburgh Pirates were piloting an actual vessel adorned with a black skull-and-crossbones flag, they'd be sailing with a stiff wind at their back. Sunday was the latest salvo in their swashbuckling streak, as the Pirates defeated the St...

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  24. Pirates Interested in Ben Revere, Jeff Francoeur

    The Pirates are interested in trading for Phillies outfielder Ben Revere, according to Rob Biertempfel of the Pittsburgh Tribune-Review (on Twitter)...

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  25. Leaving Cuba: Why Pirates Bullpen Coach Euclides Rojas Risked...

    HAVANA, Cuba — In the shadow of the Plaza de la Revolucion, where fallen heroes are kept alive in murals on government ministries and a star-shaped marble memorial stretches boldly ...

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