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9 hrs ago | Pittsburgh Pirates

Cole hoping to boost Bucs vs. surging Braves

The Pirates had one major piece return to their lineup Tuesday night when Andrew McCutchen came off the disabled list.

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Andrew McCutchen, Gerrit Cole, Ike Davis, Alex Wood, Pedro Alvarez

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LAPD Cop: If You Don't Want To Get Shot, Don't Challenge Me

George W. Bush Just Took The ALS Ice Bucket Challenge And It's Pretty Hilarious

Should the U.S. Capitol Have a POW/MIA Memorial?

Tue Aug 19, 2014

Post-gazette.com

Gene Collier: Even at full strength, Pirates look baffled

To extend this potentially season-curdling free fall to seven games, the Pirates presented Tuesday what was either the worst pitching performance of the summer or a really dreary episode of Upton Abby.

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Gerrit Cole, Andrew McCutchen

Pittsburgh Pirates

Cutch: Plunking may have contributed to injury

Upon his return to the active list on Tuesday, Andrew McCutchen acknowledged the likelihood that getting drilled in the back by Randall Delgado's pitch contributed to the avulsion rib fracture that sent him to the DL for the first time in his career.

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Andrew McCutchen, Pedro Alvarez, Pittsburgh Pirates, Major League Baseball

Minor League Ball

Prospect Retrospective: Josh Harrison, 3B, Pittsburgh Pirates

From the mailbag, one of several similar questions over the last few weeks: "What's up with Josh Harrison in Pittsburgh? He steals bases, has some pop, and is hitting over .300 and I'd never thought of him as anything more than a scrub.

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Pittsburgh Pirates, Major League Baseball

Mon Aug 18, 2014

Post-gazette.com

Gene Collier: Starring acts needed in a hurry

At the start of a three-game series matching two of the National League's certifiably desperate desperadoes -- they were leg-locked at 11/2 games behind in the wild-card standings -- the Pirates chose the opener against the Atlanta Braves Monday night to unleash one of the most anticipated subplots of the season.

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Related Topix: Sports, National League, Major League Baseball, National League Central, Atlanta Braves, Neil Walker

Where have you gone Andy Van Slyke?

Clint Hurdle throws up hands in frustration, starts Pedro Alvarez at first base

Ike Davis has not been a particularly great acquisition for the Pirates this year.

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Related Topix: Sports, Pedro Alvarez, Baseball Players, National League, Major League Baseball, National League Central, Garrett Jones, Jordy Mercer

Talking Chop

Series Preview: Braves at Pirates

The Braves ended their long home stand on a strong note; it's too bad, however, that they couldn't gain any ground in the division as their next opponent, the Pirates , were swept by the Nats in DC.

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Tony Watson, Andrew McCutchen, Neil Walker, Gerrit Cole, Jordy Mercer

Sun Aug 17, 2014

Where have you gone Andy Van Slyke?

Game 124: Nationals 6 Pirates 5

Look, I don't know what to say other than that this game was beyond exasperating.

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Related Topix: Sports, National League, Major League Baseball, National League Central, Baseball Players, Tony Watson, Justin Wilson, Jared Hughes, Pedro Alvarez

Federal Baseball

Nationals 6-5 over Pirates for three-game sweep on walk-off sac fly by Scott Hairston

The Washington Nationals and Pittsburgh Pirates traded leads and blown saves and went to extra innings tied up at 5-5 before Jayson Werth doubled and scored on a sac fly to left by Scott Hairston.

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, National League, Major League Baseball, National League Central, Scott Hairston, Jayson Werth, Doug Fister, Ian Desmond

The Washington Post

Gio Gonzalez searching for consistency

Overlooked in Saturday's dramatic comeback win was the continuation of Gio Gonzalez's inconsistent season.

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Related Topix: Sports, Starling Marte, Baseball Players, Jeff Locke, Gregory Polanco

Sat Aug 16, 2014

Post-gazette.com

On the Pirates: Patience is a virtue

Rare is the pitcher who falls victim to pitching too efficiently, but such was Gerrit Cole's plight after his most recent rehab start.

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Gerrit Cole, Andrew McCutchen, Pedro Alvarez

Where have you gone Andy Van Slyke?

Neil Walker back out of the lineup, Pirates hope Jeff Locke can help stem pitching woes

One day after Neil Walker's second start in the month of August for a back injury that's kept him inactive for two weeks but not on the disabled list, Walker is out of the lineup again tonight.

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Jeff Locke, Neil Walker, Pedro Alvarez, Jordy Mercer, Charlie Morton

Washington Nationals

Gio aims to make it five straight wins for Nationals

Jeff Locke may be pitching for his spot on the Pirates' big league roster Saturday when he takes the mound at Nationals Park.

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Jeff Locke, Gerrit Cole, Pedro Alvarez, Jayson Werth, Nate McLouth

Fri Aug 15, 2014

Bradenton.com

Recap: Washington vs. Pittsburgh

Tanner Roark pitched into the sixth inning and the Washington Nationals scored some early runs to hold off the Pittsburgh Pirates, 5-4, to open a three-game series.

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Related Topix: Sports, National League, Major League Baseball, National League East, Tanner Roark, Baseball Players, Bryce Harper, Wilson Ramos, Washington Nationals

Bucs Dugout

Nationals get to Charlie Morton early as Pirates lose 5-4

The Nationals got to Charlie Morton early, and the Pirates' offense couldn't rally late as Washington won Friday, 5-4.

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Related Topix: Sports, Charlie Morton, Baseball Players, Bryce Harper, Wilson Ramos, Adam LaRoche, Neil Walker

Post-gazette.com

Bob Smizik: Who's on first?

With 41 games remaining in the season, the Pirates are in third place in the NL Central, one-half game behind St. Louis and 2 1/2 games behind first-place Milwaukee.

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Related Topix: Sports, National League, Major League Baseball, National League Central, Baseball Players, Bryan Morris, Tony Watson, NFC, NFL Football, NFC West, Andrew McCutchen

Thu Aug 14, 2014

BleacherReport

Joe Nathan Apologizes to Fans After Obscene Gesture

Detroit Tigers closer Joe Nathan has had a rough first season with the team and the frustration is starting to show.

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Related Topix: Sports, American League, American League Central, Major League Baseball, Detroit Tigers, Baseball Players

Pittsburgh Pirates

Mercer leaves game with right forearm tightness

Pirates infielder Jordy Mercer exited Thursday afternoon's game against the Tigers in the seventh inning with what manager Clint Hurdle called right forearm tightness.

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Jordy Mercer, Major League Baseball, Pittsburgh Pirates

Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

Pirates can't solve Max Scherzer in setback at Tigers

Running into Max Scherzer on a bad day brings enough challenges. Face him with his best stuff? That's what happened today.

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Max Scherzer, Detroit Tigers, Major League Baseball, Brandon Cumpton, Phil Coke, Starling Marte

MLive.com

Detroit Tigers Gameday: Max Scherzer tries to become league's first 14-game winner in finale

Detroit Tigers pitcher Max Scherzer delivers a pitch in the sixth inning against the Los Angeles Dodgers at Comerica Park in Detroit on July 9. vs. Pittsburgh Pirates When: 1:08 p.m. Where: Comerica Park in Detroit TV: Fox Sports Detroit Radio: 97.1 The Ticket and the Detroit Tigers radio network Twitter: Follow James Schmehl STARTING PITCHERS ... (more)

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Related Topix: Sports, American League, American League Central, Major League Baseball, Baseball Players, Max Scherzer, Detroit Tigers, National League, National League Central, Miguel Cabrera

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