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Pirates Split Squad Finishes Day 2-0

Vance Worley and Gerrit Cole became the first Pirates pitchers to complete 5 innings as the Bucs beat the Phillies, 6-5, in Bradenton and the Twins, 4-2 in Fort Myers. But the news of the day was the revelation that catcher Tony Sanchez “is on the club,” according to manager Clint Hurdle.

93-7 The Fan–03/20/2015

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Alvarez Doubles, Homers As Pirates Beat Phillies 6-5

Pedro Alvarez had three hits, including an RBI double and a two-run homer, as a Pittsburgh Pirates’ split squad beat the Philadelphia Phillies 6-5 Friday.

03/20/2015

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Phillies Rally To Beat Pirates 3-2

Philadelphia left-hander Cole Hamels allowed Jordy Mercer’s two-run home run in the third inning and the Phillies rallied in the sixth to beat the Pittsburgh Pirates 3-2 on Wednesday.

03/11/2015

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Colin Dunlap: Burnett Signing A Huge Message

A Major League Baseball player took less money to play in Pittsburgh. Stop. Think about that for a moment.

93-7 The Fan–11/14/2014

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Pittsburgh Pirates Sign Pitcher A.J. Burnett To 1-Year Deal

The Pittsburgh Pirates have agreed to terms on a one-year deal with right-handed pitcher A.J. Burnett for the 2015 season. The announcement was made by Pirates Executive Vice President, General Manager Neal Huntington.

93-7 The Fan–11/14/2014

ST LOUIS, MO - OCTOBER 07: Matt Adams #32 of the St. Louis Cardinals hits a three run home run in the seventh inning against the Los Angeles Dodgers in Game Four of the National League Divison Series at Busch Stadium on October 7, 2014 in St Louis, Missouri.

Playoff Pinch Hits: National League Dominated Lately By Exclusive Group

The high-spending Cardinals, Giants and Phillies have won the last six National League pennants. The Cardinals or Giants will win it again in 2014.

10/11/2014

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Liriano Fans 12 In Pirates’ 4-1 Win Over Phillies

Francisco Liriano struck out a season-high 12 in eight dominant innings, and the Pittsburgh Pirates beat the Philadelphia Phillies 4-1 on Thursday night.

09/11/2014

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McCutchen Hits Inside-The-Park HR, Bucs Top Phils 6-3

Andrew McCutchen hit the first inside-the-park home run of his career and the Pittsburgh Pirates protected their lead in the NL wild-card race, beat the Philadelphia Phillies 6-3 Wednesday night.

09/10/2014

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7 Great Fan Catches Using A Hat

Here are seven great fan catches using a hat.

08/04/2014

PHOENIX, AZ - APRIL 13: Paul Goldschmidt #44 of the Arizona Diamondbacks at bat during the MLB game against the Los Angeles Dodgers at Chase Field on April 13, 2014 in Phoenix, Arizona. The Dodgers defeated the Diamondbacks 8-6.

National League Mid-Season Team MVPs

Sometimes a team’s best players don’t make the All-Star team. Here are the National League’s mid-season team MVPs.

07/11/2014

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Jeff Locke Talks AJ Burnett Trade Rumors, Facing Former Teammate

During his time in Pittsburgh, former Pirate starting pitcher AJ Burnett took Jeff Locke under his wing, now the mentor and mentee will face off pitching for opposing teams.

93-7 The Fan–07/04/2014

PHILADELPHIA - JULY 13: Darin Ruf #18 of the Philadelphia Phillies watches his solo home run in the seventh inning during a game against the Chicago White Sox at Citizens Bank Park on July 13, 2013 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.

Phillies Hope To Find Room For Darin Ruf’s Powerful Bat

Darin Ruf is too good of a hitter not to play. The Phillies just need a place for him in the lineup.

03/09/2014

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Burnett: “I Didn’t Blow Up” About Not Starting Game 5

Bob Pompeani talked with Phillies pitcher A.J. Burnett about his decision to leave the Pirates.

93-7 The Fan–02/22/2014

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MLB Network’s Mitch Williams: Pirates Can Be Back In The Mix Again

MLB Network Analyst and former Philadelphia Phillies closer Mitch Williams called into “The Cook and Poni Show” on Thursday to discuss the Pirates’ chances after the loss of A.J. Burnett.

93-7 The Fan–02/20/2014

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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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