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Report: Edinson Volquez To Sign 2-Year Deal With Kansas City Royals

According to CBSSports.com Baseball Writer Jon Heyman, former Pittsburgh Pirates pitcher Edinson Volquez has a two-year deal worth $20 million in place with the Kansas City Royals.

93-7 The Fan–12/17/2014

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Local Teenage Athlete Battling Bone Cancer

It’s a long way from Children’s Hospital to the pitcher’s mound, where Eli Swierczewski once took command of the game.

12/15/2014

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Pirates Sign Clayton Richard To Minor League Contract

The Pirates have announced the signing of left-handed pitcher Clayton Richard to a minor league with an invitation to big league camp.

93-7 The Fan–12/03/2014

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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

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Tekulve’s Prognosis Good, Says Heart Transplant Put “Everything In A Different Perspective”

Christmas 2013 wasn’t a very merry one for former Pirates pitching star and TV sports commentator Kent Tekulve.

10/01/2014

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Cole To Pitch In Regular Season Finale

Pirates Manager Clint Hurdle confirmed Sunday morning that Gerrit Cole will pitch the regular season finale in Cincinnati at 1:10 p.m.

09/28/2014

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Pirates Charlie Morton Out 6-8 Months After Labrum Surgery

The Pittsburgh Pirates have announced that Starting Pitcher Charlie Morton underwent surgery on Friday to repair the labrum in his right hip.

93-7 The Fan–09/26/2014

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Pirates Pitching Guru Details How Team Fixes So Many Pitchers

The Pirates are acquiring quite the reputation for being a place washed up pitchers go to resurrect their careers, and on top of Pitching Coach Ray Searage, a big reason for that is pitching guru Jim Benedict.

93-7 The Fan–09/24/2014

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Charlie Morton Hurt Again, Will Miss Start Vs. Brewers On Sunday

After pitching five shutout innings against the Boston Red Sox on Tuesday night, Pirates starter Charlie Morton will be forced to mix his next turn in the rotation.

93-7 The Fan–09/19/2014

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Pirates Name Bell, Glasnow Minor League Players Of The Year

The Pittsburgh Pirates announced today their Minor League Player of the Year award winners.

93-7 The Fan–09/16/2014

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Kent Tekulve Undergoes Successful Heart Transplant Surgery

Former Pittsburgh Pirates pitcher and current Root Sports analyst Kent Tekulve has undergone successful heart transplant surgery.

09/16/2014

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John Holdzkom Talks Unusual Route To MLB

Pirates relief pitcher John Holdzkom joins The Fan Morning Show after having an impressive major league debut earlier this week

93-7 The Fan–09/05/2014

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Pirates Activate Gerrit Cole From DL, Option Brent Morel To AAA Indianapolis

The Pittsburgh Pirates have recalled right-handed pitcher Gerrit Cole from his rehab assignment with AAA Indianapolis and reinstated him from the 15-day disabled list.

93-7 The Fan–08/20/2014

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Pirates’ Jameson Taillon Hopes To Pitch In Games Next April

Pirates pitching prospect Jameson Taillon joined Bob Pompeani to talk about his recovery from Tommy John surgery.

93-7 The Fan–06/21/2014

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