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Trade Deadline: Pirates Lose Out On Lester Sweepstakes

Despite various reports and rumors over the past few days, the Pittsburgh Pirates will not have the services of Jon Lester at their disposal.

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Giants Benefit From Pirates’ Blunder To End Skid At 6

Reliever Jean Machi and the San Francisco Giants took advantage of a huge baserunning blunder by Pittsburgh, tagging out two runners who wandered away on the same play and beating the Pirates 7-5 Wednesday to end a six-game losing streak.

16 hours ago

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5 Crazy Plays By A Shortstop You’ve Probably Never Heard Of

A super human shortstop, no Derek Jeter, we’re not talking about you.

21 hours ago

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Reports Offer Varied Opinions On Pirates’ Chance To Land Lester

“The Pirates aren’t a team that’s thought to be enamored by the rental route,” CBS Sports’ Jon Heyman says.

93-7 The Fan–07/30/2014

Gregory Polanco #25, Michael Martinez #3 and Andrew McCutchen #22 of the Pittsburgh Pirates celebrate defeating the San Francisco Giants 3-1 at AT&T Park on July 29, 2014 in San Francisco, California. (Photo by Thearon W. Henderson/Getty Images)

Liriano Fans 11 In Pirates’ 3-1 Win

His left oblique no longer a painful obstacle, Francisco Liriano is starting to look like the dominant pitcher he was for Pittsburgh in 2013.

07/30/2014

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Pirates Starter Vance Worley Recounts Complete Game Shutout Of Giants

Fresh off his 100-pitch, complete game shutout of the San Francisco Giants on Monday night, Pirates Starting Pitcher Vance Worley joined Starkey and Mueller to talk about that game and his season as a whole.

93-7 The Fan–07/29/2014

Jordy Mercer #10 of the Pittsburgh Pirates is congratulated by Russell Martin #55 after Mercer scored against the San Francisco Giants in the top of the first inning at AT&T Park on July 28, 2014 in San Francisco, California. (Photo by Thearon W. Henderson/Getty Images)

Worley Tosses 4-Hitter, Pirates Beat Giants 5-0

Except for about 30 friends and family in the stands, Sacramento native Vance Worley silenced the announced crowd of 41,794 at AT&T Park with the best performance of his career.

07/29/2014

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Gabe Kapler: Pirates Should Be Buyers At Deadline

Chris Mack previewed the MLB trade deadline with Gabe Kapler of Fox Sports.

93-7 The Fan–07/27/2014

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Arenado Homers, Rockies Beat Pirates 8-1

Nolan Arenado bounced back from a benching with three hits, including a home run, and the Colorado Rockies beat the Pittsburgh Pirates 8-1 on Saturday night.

07/26/2014

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Jim Bowden: Deal For A.J. Burnett Still On The Table

Former MLB General Manager and ESPN and SiriusXM Analyst Jim Bowden told Bob Pompeani that the Pirates are working on a trade for A.J. Burnett.

93-7 The Fan–07/26/2014

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Steve Blass Is Rooting For Alvarez to Succeed

Pirates broadcaster Steve Blass joined Colin Dunlap Saturday for Bucco Talk.

93-7 The Fan–07/26/2014

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Anderson Leads Rockies Over Pirates 8-1

Brett Anderson pitched effectively into the seventh inning for his first win in more than a year and the Colorado Rockies beat the Pittsburgh Pirates 8-1 on Friday night.

07/25/2014

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9 Athletes Over 50 Who Are Still Better Than You

Most look like they haven’t aged, some look even younger than they did when they were active players, and some are still involved for the love of the game. Here’s a look at nine athletes over 50 who are still better and more athletic than you and who could beat you in anything.

07/25/2014

(L-R) 2014 Baseball Hall of Fame Electees Greg Maddux, Frank Thomas and Tom Glavine visit at The Empire State Building on January 9, 2014 in New York City. (credit: Rob Kim/Getty Images)

6 Newest Members Of The National Baseball Hall Of Fame

Taking place in Cooperstown, NY, six baseball players/managers will be inducted into the National Baseball Hall of Fame. The official induction ceremony will take place Sunday, July 27th.

07/25/2014

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5 MLB Players Who Could Make It In The WWE

By Adam W. Bloom Have you ever found yourself wondering if certain athletes could excel in other professions?  After recently watching a WWE match and a baseball game  – I found myself asking that very […]

07/25/2014

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