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Grilli Reflects On Magical Season, Looking Forward To 2014

Entering last season, many Pittsburgh Pirates fans worried about whether Jason Grilli would be able to transition from setup guy to the closer’s spot.

02/12/2014

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Pirates’ Jason Grilli Goes Undercover At Dick’s Sporting Goods

Jason Grilli donned the trappings of a Dick’s employee recently and went undercover for a promotional video for Majestic Sports Wear.

10/02/2013

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All-Star Closer Grilli Among Those Rejoining Pirates

PITTSBURGH (93-7 THE FAN) — The Pirates have recalled right-handed closer Jason Grilli from his rehab assignment with Double-A Altoona and reinstated him from the disabled list, the team announced today.

93-7 The Fan–09/03/2013

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No Surgery For Pirates’ Grilli, Likely Out 4-8 Weeks

PITTSBURGH (93-7 THE FAN) — The Pirates announced that, after consulting both team physicians and Dr. James Andrews, closer Jason Grilli has a flexor strain in his right (pitching) arm.

93-7 The Fan–07/26/2013

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Neal Huntington Optimistic Regarding Jason Grilli’s Injured Forearm

With no official report out yet on the injured forearm of Jason Grilli, Pirates General Manager Neal Huntington joined the Starkey, Miller and Mueller Show to give us the latest information he has about a potential return for his teams closer.

07/24/2013

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Greg Brown Dishes On Conversation With Jason Grilli

Jason Grilli landed on the 15-day DL today with a right forearm strain suffered in last night’s 6-5 victory over the Nationals, and after the game he spoke with broadcaster Greg Brown. Brown joined Starkey, Miller and Mueller on The FAN to tell us what Grilli had to say about his injury.

07/23/2013

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Pirates Prevail, But Lose Grilli To Forearm Ailment

WASHINGTON (93-7 THE FAN/AP) — The Pirates gained ground on the idle Cardinals in the NL Central with a 6-5 win at Nationals Park Monday night, but they appear to have lost All-Star closer Jason Grilli indefinitely in the process.

93-7 The Fan–07/23/2013

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AP Source: Pirates, Red Sox Near Deal For Hanrahan

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.

12/22/2012