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Will Middlebrooks has evolved from the glove-only third baseman he once was into a much more well-rounded player who presents a legitimate threat at the plate.
This was not a good day to be a Pirates pitcher. The staff combined to allow 16 runs on 14 hits and also walked 14 batters all leading to a 16-6 loss to the Boston red Sox today at McKechnie Field.
Pirates All-Star Andrew McCutchen joined Starkey and Miller on Sports Radio 93-7 The FAN to talk about getting on the cover of the video game “MLB ’13 The Show” and the upcoming season.
The Pittsburgh Pirates officially traded closer Joel Hanrahan to the Boston Red Sox on Wednesday as part of a six-player deal. He spoke to The Fan Morning Show on Thursday about the trade.
The Pittsburgh Pirates and Boston Red Sox completed a six-player trade Wednesday afternoon that will send Joel Hanrahan out of town.
PITTSBURGH (AP) The Boston Red Sox are pursuing another burly right-hander to shore up their bullpen. A person familiar with the talks said the Red Sox and Pirates are close to completing a trade that would send All-Star closer Joel Hanrahan to Boston for a handful of prospects.
MLB.com reporter Matthew Leach checks in with Vinnie & Cook on Sportsradio 93-7 The Fan for the latest trade rumors around the big leagues.
(93-7 The FAN) — Pittsburgh Pirates outfielder Nate McLouth hit a two-run home run in the bottom of the seventh inning Wednesday for a 6-5 win over Boston.
Chris Gates | 93-7 The FAN — The Pittsburgh Pirates traded with Kansas City for infielder Yamaico Navarro Wednesday evening.
KDKA Radio’s Rob Pratte and guests recount Boston Red Sox manager Terry Francona’s days at New Brighton High School.
The Pittsburgh Pirates took two of three games over the weekend against the Boston Red Sox, so ROOT Sports Analyst, and former Pirate All-Star, Kent Tekulve joined the Fan Morning Show to offer his thoughts.
Chris Gates | 93-7 The Fan — Chase d’Arnaud made his major league debut against the Red Sox this weekend and showed off his skills, impressing everyone who watched him play.
It was a busy and exciting sports weekend in Pittsburgh, and our region is cashing in on the crowds at the CONSOL Energy Center and PNC Park.
The ingredients were all in place for the Pirates to sweep the Boston Red Sox on Sunday, they got another solid start and another record crowd at PNC Park. However, at the end of their first at-bat, the vibe changed, the defense gave out and the hopes of a sweep slipped away as Boston snapped a four-game losing streak with a 4-2 win.
For a man at 44 years of age, Boston Red Sox pitcher Tim Wakefield is still going strong. Since his major league debut in 1992, the knuckleball throwing righty has made his mark on the game, winning a pair of World Series rings in 2004 and 2007. But in this town it may be the ring he didn’t win that people most remember.