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Neil Walker’s Dad Named Adult Honoree For Pittsburgh Walk For Arthritis

It is the leading cause of disability in the county. Every 1-in-5 adults along with 300,000 children are affected by arthritis.

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–5 hours ago

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Bob Walk: Credit To Brewers’ Hitters For Friday Win

Chris Mack talked about all things Pirates with Broadcaster Bob Walk on Bucco Talk.

93-7 The Fan–04/12/2014

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Pirates Fall 4-2 As Brewers Extend Winning Streak To 7

Aramis Ramirez hit a two-run homer that backed Wily Peralta, and the Milwaukee Brewers extended their winning streak to seven with a 4-2 victory over the Pittsburgh Pirates on Friday night.

04/11/2014

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Walker’s Homer Lifts Pirates Over Cubs 1-0

Pittsburgh Pirates second baseman Neil Walker understands not everybody is going to be a fan of Major League Baseball’s expanded replay system, which threatens to slow down a sport that already struggles to be played with any sort of urgency.

03/31/2014

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Creagh: Alvarez Not A Player To Get Tied To Long-Term

Tab Douglas previewed the start of the season for the Pirates with Kevin Creagh of SteelCityBuzz.com.

93-7 The Fan–03/29/2014

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Pirates Expecting A Lot From Themselves As Spring Training Wraps Up

As they took to McKechnie Field for a final workout Thursday morning, it was against a backdrop of published pundits not giving them much of a shot to return to the playoffs.

03/27/2014

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Buccos Beaming With Confidence Going Into New Season

There is no question what happened at PNC Park last fall.

03/25/2014

Jason Grilli

Pirates Excited To Get Season Going & Build Off Last Year’s Success

PITTSBURGH (NewsRadio 1020 KDKA) – Hard to believe, but in a week the Pirates are back in action. They open the 2014 season Monday March 31st against the Chicago Cubs at PNC Park.

To get you ready, KDKA Radio’s Larry Richert and John Shumway are broadcasting from Pirates Spring Training in Bradenton Florida.

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–03/24/2014

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Neil Walker: ‘I Need To Be A Little More Consistent All Around The Board’

Pirates second baseman Neil Walker sat down with “The Fan Morning Show” at Spring Training on Wednesday to talk about his offseason and the upcoming 2014 season.

93-7 The Fan–03/05/2014

Neal Huntington

Huntington Talks Draft Pick Compensation, Fan Criticism & Payroll

Pittsburgh Pirates General Manager Neal Huntington sat down with “The Fan Morning Show” at Spring Training on Tuesday to chat about the team’s offseason and what fans can look forward to this season.

93-7 The Fan–03/04/2014

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Clint Hurdle Talks Final Conversation With A.J. Burnett

After watching AJ Burnett sign with the Philadelphia Phillies, Pirates Manager Clint Hurdle got on the phone and called his former pitcher and then talked with Starkey and Mueller about what was said in that conversation.

93-7 The Fan–02/13/2014

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Brink: Alvarez Contract A Good Value

Tab Douglas talked about the Pirates avoiding salary arbitration with several players with Bill Brink of the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette.

93-7 The Fan–01/18/2014

Pirates GM Neal Huntington

Pirates Avoid Arbitration With All Six Eligible Players

The Pirates have avoided arbitration with Third Baseman Pedro Alvarez, Reliever Mark Melancon, Outfielder Travis Snider and First Baseman Gaby Sanchez after coming to agreements today.

93-7 The Fan–01/17/2014

NLDS Game 3 Pirates Introductions

Pirates Determined To Make 2013 Dawn Of New Era

PITTSBURGH (93-7 THE FAN/AP) — In 2013 the Pirates improbably shed their loser label. If they wish not for that label to be replaced by the word “fluke,” they must meet higher expectations in 2014, and both players and executives are comfortable raising the bar.

93-7 The Fan–10/14/2013

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Pirates Happy To Be Back Home For Games 3 & 4

The Pirates arrived home Friday night after taking Game 2 of their playoff series in St. Louis.

10/05/2013

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