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Pirates Clinch 1st Playoff Berth In 21 Years

The Pittsburgh Pirates are going to the playoffs for the first time in 21 years, clinching at least a National League wild card Monday night when they beat the Chicago Cubs 2-1 and the Washington Nationals lost to St. Louis.

09/23/2013

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Walk On Wednesday: Pitchers Babied, Yet Still Get Hurt

Pirates color commentator and former pitcher Bob Walk joined The Fan Morning Show today for another edition of his weekly segment, “Walk on Wednesday.”

93-7 The Fan–07/24/2013

Jason Grilli

Grilli, Inge Out; Harrison, Black In For Pirates

PITTSBURGH (93-7 THE FAN) — The Pirates have placed closer Jason Grilli on the 15-day disabled list with a right forearm strain.

93-7 The Fan–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

Pirates celebrate win over Nationals, Sun., July 3, 2011

Post-Gazette’s Brink On Bucs

Post-Gazette Pirates beat writer Bill Brink joined The Fan live from Washington with reaction to the Pirates’ split of their weekend series with the Nationals.

93-7 The Fan–07/04/2011