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The Pirates have outrighted reliever Wirfin Obispo to Indianapolis, MLBTR's Zach Links reports .
Miami Marlins manager Mike Redmond sits in the dugout before a baseball game against the Pittsburgh Pirates in Pittsburgh Wednesday, Aug. 6, 2014.
Stolmy Pimentel is listed as the starter for the Altoona Curve tonight, so that's where he'll begin his rehab assignment for his extremely convenient sprained ankle.
Schide has been on a roll lately with back to back team scores in addition to a third place finish last week.
As recently as Aug. 7, the Pirates were breathing down the Brewers' necks, sitting a single game behind them in the National League Central and looking ready to take over at any moment.
Justin Upton dropped a routine fly ball to left-centerfield in the ninth inning which set the stage for Gaby Sanchez's game-winning sacrifice fly that capped a late-inning comeback as the Pittsburgh Pirates defeated the Atlanta Braves 3-2 on Wednesday night.
Jun 14, 2014; Miami, FL, USA; Pittsburgh Pirates starting pitcher Gerrit Cole before a game against the Pittsburgh Pirates at Marlins Ballpark.
The debate over the Pittsburgh Pirates profits is one that has sparked a response among the fan base for quite some time, but now a former minority owner has set the record straight about where the money goes.
Aug 18, 2014; Pittsburgh, PA, USA; Atlanta Braves first baseman Freddie Freeman greets right fielder Jason Heyward at home plate after Heyward hit a solo home run against the Pittsburgh Pirates during the first inning at PNC Park.
Aug 12, 2014; Pittsburgh, PA, USA; Detroit Tigers relief pitcher Joe Nathan signs autographs before playing the Pittsburgh Pirates at PNC Park.
Over the past 7 games, the mathematical percentage of the Pittsburgh Pirates reaching the National League playoffs has dropped from over 60% down to just 20.8% during a 7-game losing streak that's seen the club not only sink to 64-62, but also descend back to .500 baseball since July 1st.
Pirates centre-fielder Andrew McCutchen returned to the lineup Tuesday night after recovering from a fractured rib.
Jul 2, 2014; Pittsburgh, PA, USA; Pittsburgh Pirates pitcher Gerrit Cole looks on in the dugout against the Arizona Diamondbacks during the eighth inning at PNC Park.
Detroit Tigers starting pitcher Justin Verlander throws against the Pittsburgh Pirates in the first inning of the baseball game on Monday, Aug. 11, 2014, in Pittsburgh.
Pittsburgh Pirates fans are excited as Andrew McCutchen returns to the line up tonight.
The Pittsburgh Pirates are in the thick of a playoff race for the second time in two years.
Updated: Fri Aug 22, 2014 12:53 am
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