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Cole carries Pirates past Padres
Friday, April 22, 2016
- SAN DIEGO -- The Pittsburgh Pirates needed a win and someone to throw a lifesaver to their depleted bullpen. They got both thanks to ace Gerrit Cole, who tossed six score...
Pomeranz, Padres shut down Pirates
Thursday, April 21, 2016
- SAN DIEGO -- Drew Pomeranz left a first impression that caused some to do a double-take. Yep, he was that good. Pomeranz stymied Pittsburgh over 6 2/3 innings and the ...
The Pirates released Michael Morse
Thursday, April 21, 2016
- The Pirates have released first baseman Michael Morse, Bill Brink of the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette reports. The club designated him for assignment last week and couldnt find ...
After umps' double reversal, Padres pass Pirates
Wednesday, April 20, 2016
- SAN DIEGO -- Mark McGwire said it was not the way he wanted to make his managerial debut. Even so, he finished the night with a 1-0 record. The San Diego Padres, down 3...
Taillon, Glasnow off to good starts at Class AAA
Tuesday, April 19, 2016
- Last week, for the first time since 2013, Jameson Taillon took the mound in a stadium, with dugouts and fans and stands and hot-dog vendors and lights. It looked like he di...
Big inning sparks Pirates to roll past Brewers
Sunday, April 17, 2016
- PITTSBURGH -- During the offseason, the Pittsburgh Pirates went all-in on their approach to an offense focused on on-base percentage. They lost two of their top power hitte...
Braun powers Brewers past Pirates
Saturday, April 16, 2016
- PITTSBURGH -- Even when his team led 3-0, Ryan Braun knew that might be enough. So the slugger did something about it. Braun hit two long two-run homers and Jimmy Nelson ...
Pirates agree to minor-league deal with Masterson
Thursday, April 14, 2016
- The Pittsburgh Pirates have agreed to a minor-league deal with right-hander Justin Masterson, reports Jon Heyman of MLB Network.Masterson held a showcase in front of 10-15 ...
Saltalamacchia's grand slam helps Tigers win
Wednesday, April 13, 2016
- PITTSBURGH -- Shane Greene allowed himself to revel in the moment. For a split-second. Jarrod Saltalamacchia hit a grand slam for his 100th career home run, and Greene p...
Niese helps Pirates beat Tigers
Monday, April 11, 2016
- DETROIT -- Jonathon Niese is trying to remake himself. Which might raise the question, Why? Niese, acquired by the Pittsburgh Pirates in an offseason deal with the New Yo...
Bruce's RBI triple leads Reds to victory
Sunday, April 10, 2016
- CINCINNATI -- The caveat, of course, is that the season is barely a week old. But, someone forgot to tell the Cincinnati Reds that this is going to be a rebuilding year. ...
Reds righty Iglesias overcomes cold, beats Pirates
Saturday, April 09, 2016
- CINCINNATI -- Raisel Iglesias overcame a lot while earning his first victory of the season on Saturday afternoon. The Cuban-born right-hander had to deal with wind chills...
Marte grand slam propels Pirates past Reds
Friday, April 08, 2016
- CINCINNATI -- The Pittsburgh Pirates didn't have a home run through the first three games this season. The first one came when they needed it most. With the bases loaded...
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