1. Pirates' Taillon Set for Tommy John Surgery

    PITTSBURGH -- Right-hander Jameson Taillon, considered the Pittsburgh Pirates ' top pitching prospect, will have Tommy John surgery and will miss the entire season and likely part of 2015...

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  2. Pirates Make Right Move by Extending Contracts of Clint Hurdle, Neal Huntington

    The Pittsburgh Pirates made two very smart moves for the future of their young team Saturday. Matt Snyder of CBS Sports reports that the Pirates have given both manager Clint Hurdle and general manager Neal Huntington three-year extensions...

    Ryan Gaule Written by Ryan Gaule about 12 days ago 935 reads 2 comments

  3. Pirates Slip Past Cardinals for 2-1 Victory

    PITTSBURGH -- Tony Sanchez hit a tiebreaking RBI double in the seventh inning and the Pittsburgh Pirates edged the St. Louis Cardinals 2-1 on Sunday...

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  4. Pirates Announce Top Prospect Jameson Taillon Will Have Tommy John Surgery

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  5. Clint Hurdle and Neal Huntington Sign 3-Year Extensions with Pirates

    A year after winning 94 games and reaching the postseason for the first time since 1992, the Pittsburgh Pirates rewarded the architect of the team, general manager Neal Huntington, and manager Clint Hurdle with three-year contract extensions...

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  6. Pittsburgh Pirates' Stolmy Pimentel Raising Eyebrows Early in 2014

    When the Pittsburgh Pirates acquired pitching prospect Stolmy Pimentel via a trade with the Boston Red Sox in 2012, they felt they were getting a special talent...

    Ryan Gaule Written by Ryan Gaule about 14 days ago 3,179 reads 2 comments

  7. Pirates' Offensive Outburst Sends Message to St. Louis

    For the first of what will include no fewer than 19 meetings with the National League champion St. Louis Cardinals between here and the far end of September, and some would say ...

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  8. Opening Month of Baseball Can Be Huge for the Pittsburgh Pirates

    It took two extra-inning games, but the Pittsburgh Pirates defeated the Chicago Cubs twice in their first three games of the 2014 regular season...

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  9. Debate: Predict Marte's 2014 Stats

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  10. Pirates Notebook: Stolmy Pimentel Relishes First Win in Majors

    Stolmy Pimentel did the math as Wednesday night dragged into Thursday morning. As pitcher after pitcher departed the bullpen, he realized his time was coming. Read more: http://www...

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  11. Major League Baseball Ranks the 20 Top-Selling Jerseys...

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  12. Bucs, Cards revved up for NLDS rematch at PNC

    Jordy Mercer called it Game 6 of the 2013 National League Division Series, and the Pirates ' Game 5 pitcher will take the ball again...

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  13. Fan Bears Uncanny Likeness to Pirates' 3rd Baseman

    PITTSBURGH (KDKA) — Fans arrive early, as the players limber up. The threat of rain is not enough to keep them away from Pittsburgh 's newest band of heroes...

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  14. Ranking the 10 Greatest Home Openers in Pittsburgh Pirates History

    Through only three games played this season, the Pittsburgh Pirates already have two walk-off wins. The Pirates opened their new season in grand style Monday afternoon, as second ...

    Ryan Gaule Written by Ryan Gaule about 15 days ago 932 reads 0 comments

  15. Shirtless Idiot Crashes Pirates' Pierogi Race

    During the Great Pierogi Race between innings of last night's Cubs - Pirates game at PNC Park, one fan hopped the fence and took off in hot pursuit of those savory, anthropomorphic dumplings...

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  16. Focused Morton opposes Jackson at PNC Park

    PITTSBURGH -- Both Charlie Morton and Edwin Jackson are eager to get the season started, and the two right-handers will square off Wednesday at PNC Park in the second game of the season-opening series between the Cubs and Pirates ...

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  17. New Goals Motivate Pirates CF McCutchen After Winning NL MVP

    Andrew McCutchen heard the familiar “MVP” chants cascading down from fans at PNC Park. They began during the pregame ceremony honoring his big award and continued until ...

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  18. New Pirates First Baseman Savors Return to Major Leagues

    Travis Ishikawa was the first Pirates base-runner to reach scoring position in the opener Monday. After his second single against the Chicago Cubs , a ground ball sent him to second...

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  19. Liriano Dominance, Opening Day Walk-Off Hint Pirates' 2013 Season Was No Fluke

    The Pittsburgh Pirates are a fine example of how what happens on Opening Day isn't always indicative of what's going to happen in the 161 games to come...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 18 days ago 4,725 reads 4 comments

  20. Neil Walks off in Pirates' 1-0 Opening Day Victory

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  21. Pirates Have High Expectations for 2014

    PITTSBURGH (KDKA) – The wait is over. Opening Day is here and expectations are high for the Pittsburgh Pirates after making the playoffs last season...

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  22. Walker Walk-Off Homer Gives Pirates Opening Day Win

    The last time the Pirates opened a season after a playoff appearance, they were forced to move forward without a National League MVP in Barry Bonds and a staff ace in Doug Drabek, who departed for bigger dollars in bigger markets in 1993...

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  23. Cheers Mixed with Boos Greet Bonds at Pirates Pre-Game Events

    All over baseball, cheers reign on Opening Day, and, here in Pittsburgh during the last two decades, you could at least count on positive vibes for these first blissful nine innings each spring...

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  24. Call Confirmed After First Replay Challenge

    PITTSBURGH -- In the first use of expanded instant replay in the history of Major League Baseball, Cubs manager Rick Renteria challenged a play at first base in the fifth inning of the Pirates ' 1-0, walk-off win at PNC Park on Monday...

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  25. Andrew McCutchen Plunders Breakfast in Sensational New 'This Is SportsCenter' Ad

    Always plunder the lox. If there’s one piece of knowledge to take away from ESPN’s newest “This Is SportsCenter” ad, it’s that Andrew McCutchen loves his brined salmon...

    Dan Carson Written by Dan Carson about 19 days ago 30,310 reads 9 comments