Kyle McPherson

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Pirates & Padres Agree To Trade, Jones Designated For Assignment

The Pittsburgh Pirates and San Diego Padres agreed to a three-player deal Monday afternoon.


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Pirates’ Catcher Tony Sanchez Dishes On Gerrit Cole, Jameson Taillon

The Pirates hopes for the future lie heavily on the arms of Gerrit Cole and Jameson Taillon, and Catcher Tony Sanchez has caught both of them and knows what they’re capable of.


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Pirates Fall To Twins 5-4

A four-run 4th inning lifted the Minnesota Twins to a 5-4 win over the Pirates Monday in Ft. Myers, Fla.


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Kyle McPherson: No Longer A Neanderthal

Just a few years ago, Kyle McPherson was a Neanderthal – at least on the mound.


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McCutchen’s Home Run Lifts Pirates Over Reds 2-1

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Andrew McCutchen kept a 20th straight losing season by the Pittsburgh Pirates at bay for at least a few more hours.


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Pirates Fall To Brewers, Plummet Back To .500

PITTSBURGH (AP) — John Axford looked to his left and the St. Louis Cardinals-Houston Astros game was on one clubhouse television. He looked to another TV on his right and saw the Los Angeles Dodgers playing the Washington Nationals.


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Daniel McCutchen Rejoins Pirates

PITTSBURGH (93-7 THE FAN) — Relief pitcher Daniel McCutchen has been recalled from Triple-A Indianapolis, and pitchers Kyle McPherson and Justin Wilson have returned there, the Pirates announced before their Tuesday evening game at San Diego.

93-7 The Fan–08/21/2012

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Correia To Start In San Diego Monday Night

PITTSBURGH (93-7 THE FAN) — Yesterday the Tribune-Review’s Dejan Kovacevic reported, according to an internal source, that Pirates right-handed pitcher Kevin Correia privately volunteered to pick up the team’s tired pitching staff after a 19-inning win in St. Louis. The team has confirmed Correia will indeed make a spot start, opposing Edinson Volquez, in tonight’s game at San Diego, the start of a three-game set against the Padres.

93-7 The Fan–08/20/2012

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Pirates Minor League Players Of The Year

Pittsburgh (KDKA)- The Pittsburgh Pirates today named outfielder Robbie Grossman their minor league Player-of-the-Year and Kyle McPherson their minor league Pitcher-of-the-Year for the 2011 season. Grossman hit .294 (144-for-490) with 34 doubles, two triples, 13 […]


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Pirates Farm Report

Pittsburgh (KDKA)- Here’s a look at how the Pirates top prospects performed Tuesday night in our Pirates Farm Report. Indianapolis (AAA) beat Toledo, 5-4 in 12 Innings: *SS Pedro Ciriaco: 3-7, 2 RBI *2B Jordy […]


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Pirates Farm Report

Pittsburgh (KDKA)- Here’s a look at how the Pirates minor league clubs performed in our Friday morning Pirates Farm Report. Indianapolis (AAA) beat Columbus, 9-1: *DH Jose Tabata: 0-4 (.333 average) *1B Matt Hague: 3-5, […]


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Pirates Farm Report

Remember the name Colton Cain because he’s a player that could be a future member of the Pirates rotation.


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Pirate Farm Report

Pittsburgh (KDKA)- Recently promoted Kyle McPherson made another quality start for the Altoona Curve. Check out how McPherson and other Pirates prospected performed in our Friday morning Pirate Farm Report. Pirate Farm Report (Thursday Night): […]


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Afternoon Local Sports News & Notes

Here’s a look at some local sports news and notes that are happening this afternoon. *Bedford, Ohio native Myles Hilliard is a three-star defensive lineman that will be making his college decision this afternoon. He’ll […]


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Pirates Farm Report

A Pirate pitching prospect came within one out of a no-hitter but lost it in the 9th inning. Here’s the Monday night Pirate Farm Report.