Brandon Cumpton

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Pirates No. 6 Prospect Undergoes Tommy John Surgery

On the disabled list (elbow) since May 8, the Pirates have announced that number six prospect pitcher Nick Kingham has undergone Tommy John surgery and will miss 8-12 months.

93-7 The Fan–05/28/2015

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Pirates’ Starter Brandon Cumpton Undergoes Tommy John Surgery

According to the team’s website, Pirates starter Brandon Cumpton underwent Tommy John surgery on Tuesday.

93-7 The Fan–03/10/2015

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Pirates Alvarez, Kang Start Spring Training With A Bang

The Pirates’ hit three home runs and were able to hang on for an 8-7 win over the Toronto Blue Jays at Florida Auto Exchange Stadium on Tuesday afternoon.

93-7 The Fan–03/03/2015

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Report: Pirates Pitcher Brandon Cumpton To See Dr. James Andrews

He’s a doctor no pitcher ever wants to go see, but Pirates starter Brandon Cumpton has an appointment with renowned elbow specialist Dr. James Andrews.

93-7 The Fan–03/03/2015

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Pirates Recall Brandon Cumpton

After just one shaky relief appearance Monday night against the Detroit Tigers in which he pitched just two-thirds of an inning while giving up three hits and two earned runs, the Pirates have optioned reliever Casey Sadler back to Triple-A Indianapolis and have recalled pitcher Brandon Cumpton.

93-7 The Fan–08/12/2014

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Lynn Wins 10th, Cardinals Top Pirates 5-2

Lance Lynn reached double figures in wins before the All-Star break for the third straight year and Kolten Wong homered for the second game in a row, helping the St. Louis Cardinals beat the Pittsburgh Pirates for the third straight time, 5-2 on Wednesday night.

07/10/2014

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Mets-Pirates Preview

The Pittsburgh Pirates’ rotation has been looking much better of late, and now Gerrit Cole is returning.

06/28/2014

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Harrison Lifts Pirates Over Mets 3-2 In 11 Innings

Josh Harrison doubled home the winning run with two outs in the bottom of the 11th inning to give the Pittsburgh Pirates a 3-2 victory over the New York Mets on Friday night.

06/27/2014

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McCutchen Homers And Pirates Beat Cubs 4-2

Andrew McCutchen homered and reached base four times and the Pittsburgh Pirates beat the Chicago Cubs 4-2 at rainy PNC Park on Wednesday night.

06/12/2014

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Martin, Pirates Roll Past Brewers, 15-5

Russell Martin had three hits, including a three-run double during an eight-run sixth inning, and the Pittsburgh Pirates rolled to a 15-5 victory over the Milwaukee Brewers on Friday night, handing nemesis Kyle Lohse his first loss since April 1.

06/06/2014

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Tim Williams: Polanco Batting Leadoff A Good Transition To Majors

Tim Williams of PiratesProspects.com joined Tab Douglas and Stacy Kauffman Sunday to talk about Gregory Polanco as well as other prospects.

93-7 The Fan–06/01/2014

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Ramirez’s 2 HRs Power Dodgers To 12-2 Rout Of Bucs

Hanley Ramirez homered twice, drove in five runs and scored four times, tying career highs in all three categories and leading the Los Angeles Dodgers to a 12-2 rout of the Pittsburgh Pirates on Saturday.

05/31/2014

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MLB Network Analyst Sean Casey: These Pirates Look Familiar

Sean Casey says the Pirates will battle for nine innings every night and find ways to win just like last year.

93-7 The Fan–05/27/2014

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Neal Huntington: Cole Doesn’t Realize How Good His Fastball Is

Pittsburgh Pirates GM Neal Huntington joined Greg Brown Sunday for his weekly show on The Fan.

93-7 The Fan–05/25/2014

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Brandon Cumpton: Trying To Build On Each Outing

Bob Pompeani visited Saturday with Pirates pitcher Brandon Cumpton.

93-7 The Fan–05/24/2014

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