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Altoona Mirror
GM not thinking GlasnowFor the Mirror PITTSBURGH - The Pittsburgh Pirates will bring players up from
GM not thinking Glasnow
Altoona Mirror / Posted 10 hours ago
For the Mirror PITTSBURGH - The Pittsburgh Pirates will bring players up from the minor leagues on Tuesday for the September roster expansion. Pitching prospect Tyler Glasnow is not likely to be one of them. General manager Neal Huntington said as... Read more
12h
TribLIVE
No certainty for Pirates' call-up veteransTOLEDO, Ohio — Indianapolis manager Dean Treanor noticed many conversations amo
No certainty for Pirates' call-up veterans
TribLIVE / Posted 12 hours ago
TOLEDO, Ohio — Indianapolis manager Dean Treanor noticed many conversations among his players became hushed when he entered a room in the clubhouse during the past week. The Indians' attempts to secretly speculate about September call-ups still... Read more
12h
TribLIVE
Rossi: Continuing legend of Pirate RayThe legend of the Pirate Ray, a swashbuckler who saves instead of stealing, had
Rossi: Continuing legend of Pirate Ray
TribLIVE / Posted 12 hours ago
The legend of the Pirate Ray, a swashbuckler who saves instead of stealing, had spread from the rolling hills of Western Pennsylvania way out to the Puget Sound region of the Pacific Northwest. But J.A. Happ first heard the tale all the way up in... Read more
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TribLIVE
Pirates erupt for 6-run 2nd, maul Marlins behind Locke, McCutchenMIAMI — It had not been a good month for Jeff Locke. The Pirates left-hander l
Pirates erupt for 6-run 2nd, maul Marlins behind Locke, McCutchen
TribLIVE / Posted 4 days ago
MIAMI — It had not been a good month for Jeff Locke. The Pirates left-hander lurched through his first four starts in August without picking up a win. Over 21 innings pitched, Locke put 34 men on base and allowed 15 runs. “It's frustrating at times... Read more
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Yahoo Sports
Pirates-Marlins PreviewJeff Locke has yet to pitch in the playoffs despite being a member of Pittsburg
Pirates-Marlins Preview
Yahoo Sports / Posted 4 days ago
Jeff Locke has yet to pitch in the playoffs despite being a member of Pittsburgh's rotation for the majority of the past two seasons, and there's little reason to believe that will change if the Pirates reserve another spot in October. If he doesn't... Read more
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Weirton Daily Times
SEASON SWEEPTake a random sampling of the team, from manager Clint Hurdle to newcomer Arami
SEASON SWEEP
Weirton Daily Times / Posted 14 days ago
Take a random sampling of the team, from manager Clint Hurdle to newcomer Aramis Ramirez. Without hesitation, they all agree on what makes this bunch special. Resiliency. Ramirez had four hits and three RBIs, Pedro Alvarez homered and Pittsburgh... Read more
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Altoona Mirror
Pirates take big bite out of big appleThe Associated Press NEW YORK - The Pittsburgh Pirates are about as in sync of
Pirates take big bite out of big apple
Altoona Mirror / Posted 14 days ago
The Associated Press NEW YORK - The Pittsburgh Pirates are about as in sync off the field as they are on it. Take a random sampling of the team, from manager Clint Hurdle to newcomer Aramis Ramirez. Without hesitation, they all agree on what makes... Read more
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TribLIVE
Pirates notebook: Kang gets break after 34 consecutive startsNEW YORK — For the first time since early July, Jung Ho Kang spent an entire Pi
Pirates notebook: Kang gets break after 34 consecutive starts
TribLIVE / Posted 14 days ago
NEW YORK — For the first time since early July, Jung Ho Kang spent an entire Pirates game in the dugout. His time on the bench Sunday represented something of a reward, though. Unlike when he bounced in and out of the starting lineup in April and... Read more
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The Register Citizen
Mets falter after rain, swept away by PiratesNEW YORK >> The Mets fell flat in a flash. Soon after a sudden storm, some slo
Mets falter after rain, swept away by Pirates
The Register Citizen / Posted 14 days ago
NEW YORK >> The Mets fell flat in a flash. Soon after a sudden storm, some sloppy play by the NL East leaders helped propel Pittsburgh to an 8-1 victory Sunday that sealed the Pirates’ first season series sweep of New York. Pedro Alvarez, Aramis... Read more
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WPXI Pittsburgh
Ramirez, Pirates rough up Mets after rain, sweep season setThe Pittsburgh Pirates are about as in sync off the field as they are on it. T
Ramirez, Pirates rough up Mets after rain, sweep season set
WPXI Pittsburgh / Posted 14 days ago
The Pittsburgh Pirates are about as in sync off the field as they are on it. Take a random sampling of the team, from manager Clint Hurdle to newcomer Aramis Ramirez. Without hesitation, they all agree on what makes this bunch... Read more
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Yahoo Sports
Pirates rout Mets 8-1 for 3-game sweepNEW YORK (AP) -- Aramis Ramirez had four hits and three RBIs, Pedro Alvarez hom
Pirates rout Mets 8-1 for 3-game sweep
Yahoo Sports / Posted 14 days ago
NEW YORK (AP) -- Aramis Ramirez had four hits and three RBIs, Pedro Alvarez homered and Pittsburgh roughed up the sloppy Mets after a rain delay Sunday for an 8-1 victory that sealed the Pirates' first season series sweep of New York. Alvarez,... Read more
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Kingston Daily Freeman
Aramis Ramirez, Pirates rough up Mets after rain for series sweepNEW YORK >> Aramis Ramirez had four hits and three RBIs, Pedro Alvarez homered
Aramis Ramirez, Pirates rough up Mets after rain for series sweep
Kingston Daily Freeman / Posted 14 days ago
NEW YORK >> Aramis Ramirez had four hits and three RBIs, Pedro Alvarez homered and Pittsburgh roughed up the sloppy Mets after a rain delay Sunday for an 8-1 victory that sealed the Pirates’ first season series sweep of New York. Alvarez, Ramirez... Read more
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TribLIVE
Pirates notebook: Harrison, Mercer begin rehab assignmentsST. LOUIS — It is possible, but not likely, that injured infielders Jordy Merce
Pirates notebook: Harrison, Mercer begin rehab assignments
TribLIVE / Posted 19 days ago
ST. LOUIS — It is possible, but not likely, that injured infielders Jordy Mercer and Josh Harrison could rejoin the Pirates before the end of this month. Both players on Tuesday began rehab assignments with Triple-A Indianapolis. Mercer went on the... Read more
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NBC Sports: HardballTalk
Vance Worley accepts Pirates’ outright assignment to TriplePirates pitcher Vance Worley has accepted the team’s outright assignment to Tri
Vance Worley accepts Pirates’ outright assignment to Triple
NBC Sports: HardballTalk / Posted 20 days ago
Pirates pitcher Vance Worley has accepted the team’s outright assignment to Triple-A Indianapolis, Chris Cotillo of MLB Daily Dish reports. The Pirates designated him for assignment on July 30, then outrighted him off of the 40-man roster on Friday... Read more
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TribLIVE
Nine-run 7th inning turns deficit into Pirates routAfter driving in the go-ahead run with an infield single up the third-base line
Nine-run 7th inning turns deficit into Pirates rout
TribLIVE / Posted 21 days ago
After driving in the go-ahead run with an infield single up the third-base line in the seventh inning Sunday, Starling Marte looked back to the home dugout and shrugged. He flipped his palms to the night sky in response to his good fortune. It was... Read more
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TribLIVE
Pirates notebook: Replay maven Roach key to overturned callsPirates manager Clint Hurdle heaped almost all of the credit for three overturn
Pirates notebook: Replay maven Roach key to overturned calls
TribLIVE / Posted 21 days ago
Pirates manager Clint Hurdle heaped almost all of the credit for three overturned calls in Saturday's 6-5 win over the Los Angeles Dodgers on a member of the organization whose job requires him to watch game after game with emotional... Read more
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TribLIVE
Pirates notebook: Dodgers ace Kershaw confounds Kang, but not for longFor the first time Pirates manager Clint Hurdle could recall, he heard Jung Ho
Pirates notebook: Dodgers ace Kershaw confounds Kang, but not for long
TribLIVE / Posted 22 days ago
For the first time Pirates manager Clint Hurdle could recall, he heard Jung Ho Kang admit Friday to finding an opposing pitcher's delivery confounding. That pitcher, Los Angeles Dodgers left-hander Clayton Kershaw, lifts his leg, lowers it, and then... Read more
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KOAT7abc Albuquerque
Pirates 6, Dodgers 5PITTSBURGH -- Pitcher Francisco Liriano hit the first home run of his 10-year c
Pirates 6, Dodgers 5
KOAT7abc Albuquerque / Posted 22 days ago
PITTSBURGH -- Pitcher Francisco Liriano hit the first home run of his 10-year career and hot-hitting Andrew McCutchen went 3-for-3 as the Pittsburgh Pirates edged the Los Angeles Dodgers 6-5 on Saturday.Liriano hit a three-run shot in the second... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Area baseball beat:foot alligator was unexpected guest in dugoutNo one can blame Charlotte (Fla.) Stone Crabs catcher Mike Marjama (Granite Bay
Area baseball beat:foot alligator was unexpected guest in dugout
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 22 days ago
No one can blame Charlotte (Fla.) Stone Crabs catcher Mike Marjama (Granite Bay High School, Sacramento City College) for cautiously inspecting the dugout before taking a seat. The Advanced Class-A affiliate of the Tampa Bay Rays had an unexpected... Read more
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Philly.com
Ben Revere: 'It's been a fun ride'The Phillies have beat the deadline with their third trade in the last four day
Ben Revere: 'It's been a fun ride'
Philly.com / Posted 30 days ago
The Phillies have beat the deadline with their third trade in the last four days: Ben Revere is taking his career to Toronto for two minor league pitching prospects. Revere broke the news himself when he was surrounded at his locker stall at... Read more
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Philly.com
Odds are the Phils got good deal in return for Cole HamelsThe actual calculus is a bit more complicated because, well, it is actual calcu
Odds are the Phils got good deal in return for Cole Hamels
Philly.com / Posted 30 days ago
The actual calculus is a bit more complicated because, well, it is actual calculus. We're talking about the same kind of processes that actuaries use to determine insurance rates and risk pools. But the principle is pretty basic: A player like... Read more
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WCYB 5 Tri-Cities
MLB notebook: Brewers trade Gomez, Fiers to AstrosThe New York Mets might have had a problem with Carlos Gomez's hip, but the Hou
MLB notebook: Brewers trade Gomez, Fiers to Astros
WCYB 5 Tri-Cities / Posted 30 days ago
The New York Mets might have had a problem with Carlos Gomez's hip, but the Houston Astros did not. The Astros acquired the outfielder and starting pitcher Mike Fiers from the Milwaukee Brewers on Thursday, a day after the Mets nixed the deal. The... Read more
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KRDO Colorado Springs
MLB notebook: Brewers trade Gomez, Fiers to AstrosThe New York Mets might have had a problem with Carlos Gomez's hip, but the Hou
MLB notebook: Brewers trade Gomez, Fiers to Astros
KRDO Colorado Springs / Posted 30 days ago
The New York Mets might have had a problem with Carlos Gomez's hip, but the Houston Astros did not. The Astros acquired the outfielder and starting pitcher Mike Fiers from the Milwaukee Brewers on Thursday, a day after the Mets nixed the deal. The... Read more
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KRCR TV Redding
MLB notebook: Brewers trade Gomez, Fiers to AstrosThe New York Mets might have had a problem with Carlos Gomez's hip, but the Hou
MLB notebook: Brewers trade Gomez, Fiers to Astros
KRCR TV Redding / Posted 30 days ago
The New York Mets might have had a problem with Carlos Gomez's hip, but the Houston Astros did not. The Astros acquired the outfielder and starting pitcher Mike Fiers from the Milwaukee Brewers on Thursday, a day after the Mets nixed the deal. The... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
MLB notebook: Brewers trade Gomez, Fiers to AstrosThe New York Mets might have had a problem with Carlos Gomez's hip, but the Hou
MLB notebook: Brewers trade Gomez, Fiers to Astros
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted 30 days ago
The New York Mets might have had a problem with Carlos Gomez's hip, but the Houston Astros did not. The Astros acquired the outfielder and starting pitcher Mike Fiers from the Milwaukee Brewers on Thursday, a day after the Mets nixed the deal. The... Read more
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Local 6 Orlando
MLB notebook: Brewers trade Gomez, Fiers to AstrosThe New York Mets might have had a problem with Carlos Gomez's hip, but the Hou
MLB notebook: Brewers trade Gomez, Fiers to Astros
Local 6 Orlando / Posted a month ago
The New York Mets might have had a problem with Carlos Gomez's hip, but the Houston Astros did not. The Astros acquired the outfielder and starting pitcher Mike Fiers from the Milwaukee Brewers on Thursday, a day after the Mets nixed the deal. The... Read more
59 related stories
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KY3 Springfield
MLB notebook: Brewers trade Gomez, Fiers to AstrosThe New York Mets might have had a problem with Carlos Gomez's hip, but the Hou
MLB notebook: Brewers trade Gomez, Fiers to Astros
KY3 Springfield / Posted a month ago
The New York Mets might have had a problem with Carlos Gomez's hip, but the Houston Astros did not. The Astros acquired the outfielder and starting pitcher Mike Fiers from the Milwaukee Brewers on Thursday, a day after the Mets nixed the deal. The... Read more
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News 8000
MLB notebook: Brewers trade Gomez, Fiers to AstrosThe New York Mets might have had a problem with Carlos Gomez's hip, but the Hou
MLB notebook: Brewers trade Gomez, Fiers to Astros
News 8000 / Posted a month ago
The New York Mets might have had a problem with Carlos Gomez's hip, but the Houston Astros did not. The Astros acquired the outfielder and starting pitcher Mike Fiers from the Milwaukee Brewers on Thursday, a day after the Mets nixed the deal. The... Read more
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TribLIVE
Pirates notebook: Blanton introduced, Worley designated for assignmentJoe Blanton thought he was done. He made two Triple-A starts for the Oakland A
Pirates notebook: Blanton introduced, Worley designated for assignment
TribLIVE / Posted a month ago
Joe Blanton thought he was done. He made two Triple-A starts for the Oakland A's last spring before retiring in April. He didn't think about baseball for 10 months until a former Pirate, Zach Duke, moved near his Nashville, Tenn., home and was... Read more
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Sportsnet.ca
Pirates DFA Worley to make room for BlantonCINCINNATI — Vance Worley was excited when he found out that former teammate Jo
Pirates DFA Worley to make room for Blanton
Sportsnet.ca / Posted a month ago
CINCINNATI — Vance Worley was excited when he found out that former teammate Joe Blanton would be joining the Pittsburgh Pirates’ bullpen. He was surprised at what came next. The Pirates designated Worley for assignment on Thursday to open a roster... Read more
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The Morning Call
Pirates designate Vance Worley to make room for reliever Joe BlantonCINCINNATI (AP) — Vance Worley was excited when he found out that former teamma
Pirates designate Vance Worley to make room for reliever Joe Blanton
The Morning Call / Posted a month ago
CINCINNATI (AP) — Vance Worley was excited when he found out that former teammate Joe Blanton would be joining the Pittsburgh Pirates' bullpen. He was surprised at what came next. The Pirates designated Worley for assignment on Thursday to open a... Read more
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The Morning Call
Five items of interest from The Morning Call sports pageHere's five items of interest for a steamy Thursday afternoon from The Morning
Five items of interest from The Morning Call sports page
The Morning Call / Posted a month ago
Here's five items of interest for a steamy Thursday afternoon from The Morning Call sports page •Preview: What does Matt Millen, the newest Big Ten Network analyst, think about the 2015 Nittany Lions?... Read more
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TribLIVE
Pirates DFA Vance WorleyThe Pirates announced that right-handed pitcher Vance Worley has been designate
Pirates DFA Vance Worley
TribLIVE / Posted a month ago
The Pirates announced that right-handed pitcher Vance Worley has been designated for assignment to make room on the 25-man active roster for right-handed pitcher Joe Blanton. Blanton was acquired from the Kansas City Royals late Wednesday night. He... Read more
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NBC Sports: HardballTalk
Pirates DFA Vance Worley to make room for Joe BlantonBlanton, who was picked up last night from the Royals for cash considerations,
Pirates DFA Vance Worley to make room for Joe Blanton
NBC Sports: HardballTalk / Posted a month ago
Blanton, who was picked up last night from the Royals for cash considerations, was just been DFA’d himself to make room for Johnny Cueto on the roster. He had a 3.89 ERA and a 40/7 K/BB ratio in 41 2/3 innings for the Royals, making four starts and... Read more
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Philly.com
Phillies' last deadline deal may be trading Ben RevereRevere, originally acquired by the Phillies in 2013 in a trade that sent Vance
Phillies' last deadline deal may be trading Ben Revere
Philly.com / Posted a month ago
Revere, originally acquired by the Phillies in 2013 in a trade that sent Vance Worley to the Twins, has been prone to prolonged hitting slumps, but has been able to recover enough to hit .304/.331/.363 in his career as a Phillie (and finished tied... Read more

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