Pedro Alvarez

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Pedro To Make First Base Debut, McCutchen Close To Returning

While the team has admitted to working with Third Baseman Pedro Alvarez on a move to First Base, we haven’t seen that happen in a game, but that all changes on Monday night as the Pirates welcome the Atlanta Braves.

93-7 The Fan–08/18/2014

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Steve Sax: “Nothing Wrong With Pedro Alvarez”

Former Major League second baseman Steve Sax joined Bob Pompeani Saturday.

93-7 The Fan–08/16/2014

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Neal Huntington: McCutchen Making Progress, Walker Not As Good As He Hoped

Piittsburgh Pirates General Manager Neal Huntington joined Greg Brown Sunday for his weekly radio show.

93-7 The Fan–08/10/2014

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John Wehner: Alvarez Will Be Fine At First Base

Pirates third baseman Pedro Alvarez took some reps at first base during batting practice Friday.

93-7 The Fan–08/09/2014

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Huntington: Alvarez Beginning To Learn First Base

The move has been talked about for months, but now the wheels of change have been put in motion as the Pittsburgh Pirates have begun working with Pedro Alvarez on a transition from playing third base to playing first.

93-7 The Fan–08/08/2014

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Starling Marte Activated, Pedro Alvarez Placed On Bereavement List

The Pirates roster moves continue as outfielder Starling Marte has been activated from the 7-day concussion disabled list while third baseman Pedro Alvarez was put on the bereavement list.

93-7 The Fan–08/05/2014

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Pirates Considering A Move To First Base For Pedro Alvarez

With 24 errors this year and throwing issues resembling those that Steve Sax and Chuck Knoblauch went through, the rumblings of moving Pirates third baseman Pedro Alvarez to first base have begun.

93-7 The Fan–08/04/2014

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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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Bob Walk: Tuesday Showed Something Is Going On With Alvarez

Pirates broadcaster Bob Walk joined “The Fan Morning Show” in his regular weekly spot on Wednesday to talk about the team as it prepares to wrap up a three-game set against the Dodgers.

93-7 The Fan–07/23/2014

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Pirates’ Huntington On Trade Deadline: “We Don’t Have A Glaring Hole Where We Have To Get Better”

As the post All-Star game portion of the season is set to begin, Pirates General Manager Neal Huntington joined Starkey and Mueller to discuss the upcoming trade deadline and the direction his team is headed.

93-7 The Fan–07/18/2014

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MLB Network Analyst Sean Casey: It Should Be An Amazing 2nd Half

MLB Network Analyst Sean Casey joined “The Cook and Poni Show” on Thursday to preview the second half of the 2014 season and what should be a great finish in the National League Central.

93-7 The Fan–07/17/2014

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Pirates GM: We Strive For October, But Still Have Work To Do

Huntington says the team has put itself in a nice position for August and September but they have some things to improve on if they are to make a playoff run.

93-7 The Fan–07/13/2014

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Reds Rally For 6-5 Win Over Pirates

Brayan Pena’s pinch-hit single in the eighth inning completed another late rally by the Reds, who overcame more injuries on Friday and beat the Pittsburgh Pirates 6-5 to keep their momentum going toward the All-Star break.

07/11/2014

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Top 5 Walk Up Songs The Pirates Should Be Using

With the Pirates above .500 heading into the all-star break, we thought it would be fun if we picked some new walk up songs for them.

07/10/2014

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