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Ryan Johansen Is First Player Taken In NHL All-Star Draft

Captain Nick Foligno, showing allegiance to a teammate, has selected Columbus Blue Jackets center Ryan Johansen with the first pick in the NHL All-Star draft.

01/23/2015

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Crosby Given Injection For Lower-Body Injury

Pittsburgh Penguins captain Sidney Crosby has received an injection to deal with an unspecified lower-body injury.

01/23/2015

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Sidney Crosby And Evgeni Malkin To Miss All-Star Game

Following an undisclosed injury he suffered against the Philadelphia Flyers, Penguins center Evgeni Malkin has backed out of the upcoming All-Star game.

93-7 The Fan–01/22/2015

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Marc-Andre Fleury Named All-Star Game Replacement

Having initially been snubbed from the All-Star game, Penguins goalie Marc-Andre Fleury has been announced as a replacement after Pekka Rinne of the Predators and Jimmy Howard of the Red Wings had to skip the game due to injuries.

93-7 The Fan–01/15/2015

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Crosby, Malkin Chosen To Play In 2015 NHL All-Star Game

Pittsburgh stars Sidney Crosby and Evgeni Malkin have been added to the roster for the 2015 NHL All-Star Game.

01/10/2015

DENVER - MAY 11: Jack Wilson #2 of the Pittsburgh Pirates makes a hit during the game against the Colorado Rockies at Coors Field on May 11, 2004 in Denver, Colorado. (Photo by Brian Bahr/Getty Images)

Former Pirate Jack Wilson On McCutchen: “That Guy Is Incredible”

Former Pirates Shortstop Jack Wilson caught up with Starkey and Mueller to talk about his playing days with the Pirates, how much he follows the team today and whether or not he could see himself coaching in the future.

93-7 The Fan–07/16/2014

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10 Biggest MLB First-Half Surprises

Let’s look at the 10 biggest MLB first-half pleasant and unpleasant surprises.

07/14/2014

OAKLAND, CA - JUNE 13: Derek Jeter #2 of the New York Yankees warms up before their game against the Oakland Athletics at O.co Coliseum on June 13, 2014 in Oakland, California.

5 Things You Need To Know About The 2014 MLB All-Star Game

The 2014 MLB All-Star Game will be played at Target Field in Minneapolis on July 15. Here are 5 things you need to know about the game.

07/14/2014

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Pirates GM: We Strive For October, But Still Have Work To Do

Huntington says the team has put itself in a nice position for August and September but they have some things to improve on if they are to make a playoff run.

93-7 The Fan–07/13/2014

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McCutchen, Harrison & Watson Named To NL All-Star Team

The MLB All-Star Game rosters were announced Sunday. Reigning National League MVP Andrew McCutchen was pretty much guaranteed a spot, but he will be joined by two teammates as well.

07/07/2014

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Check Out The Fan Morning Show’s Home Run Derby

The Fan held its own Home Run Derby Monday.

93-7 The Fan–07/15/2013

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Alvarez Nabs 6 Home Runs, Falls Short Of 2nd Round

PITTSBURGH (KDKA) – The Pirates’ Pedro Alvarez got to show off on a national stage Monday night. He competed for the first time in the MLB Home Run Derby at New York’s Citi Field.

07/15/2013

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Sports Verdict: Which Team Has The Better All-Star Game Roster? AL Vs. NL

With the two leagues set to square off in their annual exhibition featuring its greatest stars on July 16, all eyes will be on Citi Field. With home field advantage during the World Series on the line, the question very simply put is, can the National League maintain its grip on the contest for the fourth straight year?

07/11/2013

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Colin Dunlap: Let David Wright Hear It, Boo Him

In the rarest of cases, I’m all for the organized booing of an athlete or athletes. This coming Friday, Saturday and Sunday will present such a time.

07/11/2013

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Clardy: Puig, Not Pirate All-Stars, Makes Must-See TV

Four Pirates are heading to the All-Star Game, but Troy Clardy admits that Dodgers rookie sensation Yasiel Puig is the only thing that will guarantee his attention on the game.

93-7 The Fan–07/07/2013

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