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50 min ago | Rum Bunter

Pittsburgh Pirates Pitching Needs To Be Trade Deadline Priority

Jul 21, 2014; Pittsburgh, PA, USA; Pittsburgh Pirates starting pitcher Edinson Volquez reacts after hitting Los Angeles Dodgers catcher A.J. Ellis in the head with a pitch during the second inning at PNC Park.

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Jeff Locke, Bryan Morris, Tony Watson, Major League Baseball, Edinson Volquez, A.J. Ellis

2 hrs ago | Los Angeles Times

Adrian Gonzalez, Hyun-Jin Ryu lead Dodgers past Pirates, 5-2

Dodgers first baseman Adrian Gonzalez singles in a run during the fourth inning of the Dodgers' 5-2 win over the Pittsburgh Pirates on Monday.

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Related Topix: Sports, Josh Harrison, Baseball Players, Hyun-Jin Ryu, Major League Baseball

6 hrs ago | Bucs Dugout

Pirates trade rumors: Bucs interested in Antonio Bastardo, A.J. Burnett

Bastardo is a lefty, and if/when the Pirates acquire a reliever, I would think it would be more likely to be a righty, since they have two good lefties in Tony Watson and Justin Wilson.

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Tony Watson, Antonio Bastardo, Dreyer & Reinbold Racing, Racing, CART Racing, Justin Wilson, Indy Racing, Major League Baseball

Mon Jul 21, 2014

Pittsburgh Pirates

Worley looks to help Pirates even series with Dodgers

The right-hander will return from the 15-day disabled list Tuesday against the Pirates after missing just one start with a left hip impingement.

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Related Topix: Sports, Vance Worley, Gregory Polanco, Hyun-Jin Ryu, Major League Baseball

Bucs Dugout

Edinson Volquez struggles with breaking ball in 5-2 loss

After three comeback victories in a row, the Bucs weren't able to muster any late-inning offense and dropped the opener of the three game set against the Dodgers, 5-2.

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Related Topix: Sports, Major League Baseball

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PLAY teaches youth negative effects of steroids

Brian Parker knows the ill effects performance-enhancing drugs can have, and that is why he, along with the Pirates' training staff and closer , stressed the negative effects of steroid use to a group of 120 children Monday morning at PNC Park as part of the national PLAY campaign that sets out to raise awareness in children's health issues.

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Related Topix: Family, Kids, Bethel Park, PA, Sports, Major League Baseball

Bucs Dugout

Mel Rojas Jr. working on plate approach with Indianapolis

Pirates outfield prospect Mel Rojas Jr. has roots in Indianapolis -- sort of. He was born in Indianapolis May 24, 1990, and his father, the Dominican pitcher Mel Rojas, pitched for Indy in 1990 and 1991 as a farmhand in the Expos system.

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Related Topix: Sports, Major League Baseball

Altoona Mirror

Trades not worrying Bucs' GM

General manager Neal Huntington continues to look for trades, but insists the Pittsburgh Pirates will be fine if he doesn't find one.

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Related Topix: Sports, Major League Baseball, Colorado Rockies, Baseball Players, Charlie Blackmon, Huston Street, Jeff Samardzija, Marlon Byrd

The Miami Herald

Los Angeles Dodgers

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Related Topix: Sports, National League West, National League, Major League Baseball, Los Angeles Dodgers, National League Central, Baseball Players, Jeff Locke, Colorado Rockies

Bucs Dugout

The Matt Morris Report: 7/20/14

Indianapolis recovered from an early four-run deficit to beat Columbus , 7-5. Casey Sadler gave up four in the 1st, but ended up lasting six innings.

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Casey Sadler, Andy Oliver, Chris McGuiness, Andrew Lambo, Alen Hanson, Major League Baseball

Greeley Tribune

Colorado Rockies lose to Pittsburgh Pirates 5-3, completing sweep

Colorado Rockies' DJ LeMahieu, right, and Charlie Culberson, left, stand in the dugout during the seventh inning of a baseball game against the Pittsburgh Pirates in Pittsburgh Sunday, July 20, 2014.

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Jeff Locke, Tony Watson, Major League Baseball, Charlie Culberson, Matt Belisle, Andrew McCutchen

Sun Jul 20, 2014

Bucs Dugout

Pirates trade rumors: Bucs interested in Joaquin Benoit

The Pirates are interested in Padres reliever Joaquin Benoit, Jon Heyman reports .

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CBS Local

Pirates Beat Rockies 5-3 For 3-Game Sweep

Taking the extra base was the key for the Pittsburgh Pirates in completing a three-game sweep of the Colorado Rockies.

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Related Topix: Sports, Josh Harrison, Baseball Players, Jeff Locke, Tony Watson, Charlie Blackmon, Michael McKenry, Major League Baseball

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Volquez, Pirates look to keep home winning ways vs. Dodgers

A Dodgers team that had combined for only 12 runs over its last seven games entering Sunday night's game in St. Louis will run into a pitcher fresh off his finest start of the 2014 season when it arrives in Pittsburgh on Monday night.

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Related Topix: Sports, Hyun-Jin Ryu, Baseball Players, Jordy Mercer, Yasiel Puig, Matt Kemp, Joe Kelly, Major League Baseball

Bucs Dugout

Guess the Score Game for 7/21: Dodgers at Pirates

God Loves, Da Wolf at the Door, and Chiburgh finished the weekend with a game score.

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Rum Bunter

Pittsburgh Pirates Should Be Considered the NL Central Favorite

Jul 19, 2014; Pittsburgh, PA, USA; Pittsburgh Pirates shortstop Jordy Mercer is greeted by right fielder Gregory Polanco and left fielder Josh Harrison after hitting a game wining RBI single against the Colorado Rockies during the eleventh inning at PNC Park.

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Related Topix: Sports, National League, Major League Baseball, National League Central, Josh Harrison, Baseball Players, Jordy Mercer, Gregory Polanco

Rum Bunter

Pirates GM Neal Huntington Show Notes

Aug 30, 2013; Pittsburgh, PA, USA; Pittsburgh Pirates general manager Neal Huntington in the dugout before the Pirates host the St. Louis Cardinals at PNC Park.

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Related Topix: Sports, Josh Harrison, Major League Baseball

Bucs Dugout

Matt Morris Report: Andrew Lambo, Indianapolis offense go nuts in rout

Andrew Lambo and Robert Andino each had two home runs as Indianapolis' offense went nuts in a 15-5 rout of Columbus today.

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Related Topix: Sports, Matt Morris, Andrew Lambo, Dean Anna, Chris McGuiness, Major League Baseball

Bucs Dugout

Pregame: Clint Hurdle discusses Pedro Alvarez's throwing errors

Starling Marte is not in tonight's lineup. Clint Hurdle said they are taking it "one day at a time" with him and that he might be available off the bench.

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Related Topix: Sports, Pedro Alvarez, Baseball Players, Starling Marte, Charlie Morton, Major League Baseball

Bucs Dugout

Nick Kingham polishing game at Indianapolis

Top Pirates pitching prospect Nick Kingham wasn't dominant Saturday night against Columbus, allowing four runs, three earned, in six innings and giving up a two-run homer.

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Related Topix: Sports, Tony Sanchez, Baseball Players, Major League Baseball

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