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2 hrs ago | The Miami Herald
Pittsburgh, PA - Josh Harrison provided a spark both offensively and defensively to lead the Pittsburgh Pirates to a 2-1 win over the Cincinnati Reds in the opener of a three-game set on Friday.
6 hrs ago | Post-gazette.com
If you're considering a trip to the North Shore this afternoon, save yourself the headache and just don't.
10 hrs ago | Pittsburgh Pirates
Josh Harrison was announced as the Pirates' Heart and Hustle Award winner, and he was honored at PNC Park prior to the series opener with the Reds on Friday.
The Pirates have outrighted infielder Tommy Field to Indianapolis. Field isn't even particularly likely to be a September call-up after the Bucs claimed him from the Angels earlier this summer, so he'll probably finish out the season with Indy.
Nick Kingham gave up six runs in the first two innings, but Indianapolis pounded out 18 hits on their way to a 9-7 win over Columbus.
With only 29 games remaining in the regular season, the Pittsburgh Pirates trail the San Francisco Giants by just 2.0 games for the second wild-card spot.
The Pirates have promoted Andrew Lambo and optioned Gerrit Cole to Bristol. Cole isn't going to pitch for Bristol, obviously; he'll be back in a couple days when rosters expand.
Charle Morton threw 73 pitches and four complete innings during his rehab start in Altoona.
The Mets just called up their top hitting prospect. What can we expect from the fast-rising 20-year-old infielder? To the surprise of many, the Mets have called up their top offensive prospect Dilson Herrera .
Atlanta Braves - 18 games: vs. MIA , vs. PHI , @ MIA , @ WAS , @ TEX , vs. WAS Washington Nationals - 19 games: @ SEA , @ LAD , vs. PHI , vs. ATL , @ NYM , @ ATl St. Louis Cardinals - 20 games: vs. CHC , vs. PIT , @ MIL , @ CIN , vs. COL , vs. MIL * San Francisco Giants - 18 games: vs. MIL , @ COL , @ DET , vs. ARI , vs. LAD , @ ARI Pittsburgh ... (more)
The Pittsburgh Pirates certainly have not put themselves in the best position to win the NL Central but with a little bit of luck, some strong play and potentially a winning streak will put the team atop the NL Central before September is over.
The Pittsburgh Pirates have spent the last week gaining ground on the two teams they trail in the National League Central .
Reliever Jason Grilli may not have been happy with the way he was perceived by the team - the Pittsburgh Pirates - that traded him to the Angels in late June for Ernesto Frieri.
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That is the case with the Pittsburgh Pirates , who have been fortunate over the past two seasons to have had the presence of Russell Martin behind the plate.
May 5, 2014; Pittsburgh, PA, USA; San Francisco Giants starting pitcher Yusmeiro Petit delivers a pitch against the Pittsburgh Pirates during the second inning at PNC Park.
The Royals have claimed Jayson Nix, Andy McCullough tweets . Nix's Pirates career thus ends -- for now! -- with 39 plate appearances, four singles and one walk.
Updated: Sat Aug 30, 2014 12:45 pm
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