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McCutchen Leaves Spring Training Game Against Orioles

Andrew McCutchen had to leave the Pirates’ 3-3 tie with Baltimore Wednesday, but it appears he will be ok.

93-7 The Fan–04/02/2015

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Orioles And Pirates Play To 3-3 Tie In 10 innings

In a matchup of opening-day pitchers, Chris Tillman allowed two runs over five innings while Francisco Liriano gave up one run in three innings as the Baltimore Orioles and Pittsburgh Pirates played to a 3-3 tie in 10 innings Wednesday night.

04/01/2015

ATLANTA, GA - SEPTEMBER 02: Antonio Bastardo #59 of the Philadelphia Phillies pitches in the ninth inning to the Atlanta Braves at Turner Field on September 2, 2014 in Atlanta, Georgia. (Photo by Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images)

Bastardo To Solidify Pirates’ Pen

When the Pirates traded reliever Justin Wilson to the Yankees to get a starting catcher, that opened up a spot for a lefty in the bullpen.

93-7 The Fan–04/01/2015

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Rodriguez Credits Dad With Helping Him Succeed In Baseball

Sean Rodriguez is trying to make the Pirates team as a super-utility player and if he does, he can thank his father.

93-7 The Fan–04/01/2015

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Lambo Focused On Roster Spot

Last year, all eyes were on Andrew Lambo as he had an opportunity to become the Pirates’ everyday first baseman. Lambo struggled in Spring Training, and Travis Ishikawa ended up starting Opening Day at first base.

93-7 The Fan–04/01/2015

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Pirates Roll Out New Food For Fans At PNC Park

Buy me some peanuts and cracker jacks! Sure, those are the ballpark staples, but once again, the Pirates are rolling out some new, more elaborate menu items for fans at PNC Park.

03/31/2015

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Price Rocked For 7 Runs As Tigers Lose To Pirates 7-3

David Price was rocked for seven runs over six innings in his final start of spring training for the Detroit Tigers, a 7-3 loss to the Pittsburgh Pirates on Tuesday.

03/31/2015

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Tucker Makes Pirates’ Exhibition Debut

Pirates number one pick Cole Tucker didn’t get to bat and only had one ball hit to him in the three innings he played, but that couldn’t stop the smile on his face as he appeared in his first Major League Spring Training game in Lakeland, Florida.

03/31/2015

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Vance Worley On Move To Bucs’ Bullpen: ‘Just Here To Help The Team’

Last year, Vance Worley started some meaningful games down the stretch. Now, Worley will start the year in the bullpen.

93-7 The Fan–03/31/2015

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Steelers’ Head Coach Mike Tomlin Visits Pirates’ Spring Training

Steelers head coach Mike Tomlin, along with GM Kevin Colbert and offensive coordinator Todd Haley attended the Pirates game Monday in Bradenton before heading to Tallahassee.

93-7 The Fan–03/30/2015

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Pirates’ Locke Wins Final Open Spot Rotation

Pirates manager Clint Hurdle named Jeff Locke the fourth starter over Vance Worley on Monday.

93-7 The Fan–03/30/2015

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Benches Clear, Pirates Hit 6 Homers In Win Over Phillies

A shouting match between coaches cleared the benches in a rare testy spring training game, and Pedro Alvarez homered twice, including a grand slam, as the Pittsburgh Pirates teed off on the Philadelphia Phillies for an 18-4 victory Monday.

03/30/2015

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Dunlap: Imagine Some Pirates On The Gridiron

It seems like this has become an annual pilgrimage, as Steelers head coach Mike Tomlin visited Bradenton and Pirates Spring Training camp on Monday. On his visits, Tomlin normally has a chuckle with the media, catches up with his pal Clint Hurdle and takes in a workout, game or both. But as he was there on Monday, it got me thinking … what if Tomlin had to, legitimately, select someone out of Pirates camp to take to St. Vincent?

93-7 The Fan–03/30/2015

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Miller Solidifies Braves’ Spot In 4-2 Loss To Pirates

Shelby Miller allowed one hit in six innings, solidifying a spot in Atlanta’s rotation as the Braves lost to the Pittsburgh Pirates 4-2 Sunday.

03/29/2015

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McGuire Doubles In First Pirates At Bat

The Pirates first round pick in 2013 Reese McGuire thought he was just coming over to McKechnie Field Saturday to work as a bullpen catcher, but he ended getting to pinch-hit in the major league game and doubled in his only at bat.

03/28/2015

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