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Jung-Ho Kang Battling Issues At The Plate

Pirates manager Clint Hurdle said Jung-Ho Kang will get some at bats at Pirates City with the minor leaguers, but it’s not that big of a deal.

93-7 The Fan–03/24/2015

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Pirates Outfielder Starling Marte Ready For Breakout Season

He is under Pirates control, including a team option in 2021 and following a second half where he hit .348 following a stint on the disabled list, Starling Marte may be ready to break through and prove this Pirates outfield can, indeed, be compared to the 1992 group.

93-7 The Fan–03/23/2015

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Pirates Split Squad Finishes Day 2-0

Vance Worley and Gerrit Cole became the first Pirates pitchers to complete 5 innings as the Bucs beat the Phillies, 6-5, in Bradenton and the Twins, 4-2 in Fort Myers. But the news of the day was the revelation that catcher Tony Sanchez “is on the club,” according to manager Clint Hurdle.

93-7 The Fan–03/20/2015

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Pirates’ Catcher Tony Sanchez Makes Big League Team

To hear him say it, the experience in the Dominican Winter League was not a pleasant one for Pirates catcher Tony Sanchez, but the things he learned there have helped him make the big league club out of spring training.

93-7 The Fan–03/20/2015

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Game Notes From The Pirates’ 8-7 Win Over The Tigers

The crowd of 9,018 is a McKechnie Field record.

03/19/2015

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Pirates Notes: Jeff Locke Gets Rocked, Pirates Announce Starting Rotation

Some news after the Pirates dreadfully long 13-7 loss to the Astros at McKechnie Field. Manager Clint Hurdle said the starting rotation will be Francisco Liriano, Gerrit Cole, AJ Burnett, then either Vance Worley or Jeff Locke followed by Charlie Morton.

93-7 The Fan–03/17/2015

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Pirates Name Opening Day Starter

Pirates Manager Clint Hurdle alluded to the fact that he knew who would be the team opening day starter early in spring training, but it wasn’t until Tuesday that he made his intentions known to the public.

93-7 The Fan–03/17/2015

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Top 5 Pittsburgh Pirates Beards At Spring Training

Facial hair appears to be taking a more prominent role in professional sports lately. Here’s Rich Walsh’s top five beards at Pirates Spring Training.

03/13/2015

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Clint Hurdle: Some People Never Look For Good, But We Always Do

Pirates manager Clint Hurdle sat down with The Fan Morning Show at spring training in Bradenton this week to chat about getting his team ready for the 2015 season.

93-7 The Fan–03/13/2015

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Pirates Notebook: Harrison Injured In Loss To Blue Jays

Pirates third baseman Josh Harrison injured his left ankle running the bases in the first inning of the Pirates 4-1 loss in the Spring Training home opener to the Toronto Blue Jays.

93-7 The Fan–03/04/2015

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Pirates Fans Get First Look At Kang In Intrasquad Game

In a relaxed intrasquad game at McKechnie Field under sunny skies and 81-degree temperatures, Team Black edged out Team Gold, 2-1 in the 5 ½ inning contest.

93-7 The Fan–03/02/2015

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Kang Adjusting To Life As A Pirate

Jung Ho Kang has become a big attraction in Bradenton, Florida.

02/24/2015

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Rich On The Road: First Official Practice On Tuesday

The Pirates kick their first official practice off Tuesday with a team meeting at 9 a.m.

KDKA-TV–02/23/2015

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Pirates Manager Clint Hurdle: As Good Of A Team As We’ve Taken To Spring Training

It’s day one of spring training for pitchers and catchers and Pirates Manager Clint Hurdle took some time to talk about expectations for his team with Starkey and Mueller.

93-7 The Fan–02/19/2015

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Pirates’ Hurdle Undergoes 2nd Hip Replacement Surgery

As of last night, 57-year-old Pirates’ manager Clint Hurdle had one new hip.

01/07/2015

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