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Polanco Helps Pirates Beat Marlins 8-6 In Extra Innings

Pittsburgh Pirates rookie Gregory Polanco had five hits Friday night, and the last one was the biggest – and the longest. Playing in his fourth major league game, Polanco broke a tie in the 13th inning with his first homer, helping Pittsburgh to an 8-6 victory over the Miami Marlins after the Pirates had a ninth-inning meltdown.

06/14/2014

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Bucs Secure First .500 Season In 20 Years

Pinch-hitter Travis Snider homered in the ninth inning to lift Pittsburgh to a 4-3 win over the Milwaukee Brewers on Tuesday night that clinched the Pirates’ first non-losing record in 21 seasons.

09/03/2013

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Is Chivalry Dead? Viral Video From Baseball Game Prompts Discussion

What was he thinking? It’s a common question being asked since Tuesday night’s baseball game in Arizona when a home run came down in the left center field front row and a guy jumped out of the way.

04/04/2013

Pedro Alvarez

Bucs: Is Pedro Alvarez Improving?

Chris Gates | 93-7 The FAN — a recent stretch of baseball might suggest Alvarez’s play is on the upswing.

93-7 The Fan–04/27/2012

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Andre Ethier’s Home Run Sinks Pirates In LA

Andre Ethier hit a tiebreaking homer with two outs in the eighth inning Tuesday, sending the Los Angeles Dodgers to a 2-1 victory over the Pittsburgh Pirates.

04/10/2012

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Ohlendorf Hits Home Run In 6-2 Pirates Win Over Dodgers

Pirates starter Ross Ohlendorf got his first win of the season, but it couldn’t have come at a worse time for the Los Angeles Dodgers.

09/16/2011

Josh Harrison

Bucs’ Harrison Breaks Down Epic Win

The Pirate third baseman joined The Fan to talk about his role in one of the more exciting wins in PNC Park history.

93-7 The Fan–07/09/2011

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McKenry’s 1st Home Run Lifts Pirates Past Cubs

Mike McKenry’s first major league home run, a three-run shot in the eighth inning, lifted Pittsburgh to a 7-4 victory over the Chicago Cubs on Friday night and assured the Pirates of a winning record at the All-Star break for the first time in 19 years.

07/08/2011