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Martin, Liriano Reject Pirates’ Qualifying Offers

Russell Martin’s management team has confirmed to KDKA-TV that they have officially rejected the Pirates’ $15.3 million qualifying offer.

11/10/2014

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Cubs Rolling Out Red Carpet For Russell Martin, Met With Free Agent Catcher

Reports earlier this week hinted that the Chicago Cubs had serious interest in free agent catcher Russell Martin, and now word has surfaced that the Cubs have already met with Martin and are pulling out all the stops in courting him.

93-7 The Fan–11/07/2014

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The Pirates Hot Stove Report With Colin Dunlap: Nov. 5, 2014

In this edition of “The Pirates Hot Stove Report with Colin Dunlap,” Colin talks about the Pirates’ qualifying offers to Russell Martin and Francisco Liriano and which teams will be suitors for Martin’s services.

93-7 The Fan–11/05/2014

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Report: Cubs To Target Russell Martin In Free Agency

The Pirates offered catcher Russell Martin a $15.3 million qualifying offer on Monday, and today he is in high demand.

93-7 The Fan–11/04/2014

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10 Things You Didn’t Know About Chicago

Many know Chicago is known as “the Windy City” and Wrigley Field is one of America’s oldest baseball stadiums, but there are a lot of other things about this great city that are not widely known.

09/17/2014

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Edinson Volquez On Being A Pirate In 2015: ‘Hopefully’

Coming off getting a win over the Chicago Cubs, Pirates starter Edinson Volquez joined Pirates postgame with Dan Zangrilli and Kevin Orie and talked about where he sees himself next year given that he’s a free agent following this season.

93-7 The Fan–09/14/2014

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Baez Homers As Cubs Beat Pirates 6-4

Rookies Javier Baez and Matt Szczur homered, and the Chicago Cubs snapped a seven-game losing streak with a 6-4 victory over the Pittsburgh Pirates on Saturday night.

09/13/2014

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Gerrit Cole Leads Surging Pirates Over Cubs 7-3

Gerrit Cole won consecutive starts for the first time since early June, NL batting leader Josh Harrison had three hits and the surging Pittsburgh Pirates beat the Chicago Cubs 7-3 Friday night for their seventh win in eight games.

09/12/2014

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Pirates Get 2 Big Wins Against Cubs

Francisco Liriano struck out nine in six innings, and the Pittsburgh Pirates beat Chicago Cubs 5-0 on Saturday for their second win of the day.

09/06/2014

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Pirates Win Suspended Game Against Cubs, 5-3

Josh Harrison hit a tiebreaking RBI single in the 11th inning, and the Pittsburgh Pirates beat the Chicago Cubs 5-3 on Saturday in the conclusion of the series opener that was suspended due to rain.

09/06/2014

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Pirates-Cubs Suspended By Rain In 7th Inning

The Pittsburgh Pirates at Chicago Cubs game has been suspended by rain with one out in the top of the seventh inning on Friday.

09/05/2014

PHOENIX, AZ - APRIL 13: Paul Goldschmidt #44 of the Arizona Diamondbacks at bat during the MLB game against the Los Angeles Dodgers at Chase Field on April 13, 2014 in Phoenix, Arizona. The Dodgers defeated the Diamondbacks 8-6.

National League Mid-Season Team MVPs

Sometimes a team’s best players don’t make the All-Star team. Here are the National League’s mid-season team MVPs.

07/11/2014

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Pirates Slip Past Cubs For 2-1 Victory

Brandon Cumpton pitched seven scoreless innings, Travis Snider hit a solo homer and the Pittsburgh Pirates beat the Chicago Cubs 2-1 on Sunday.

06/22/2014

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Harrison Powers Pirates Past Cubs 5-3

Gregory Polanco felt he was safe. Standing in the on-deck circle, Josh Harrison thought the rangy rookie had another hit. Same for manager Clint Hurdle.

06/22/2014

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