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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

Jason Grilli

Jason Grilli Removed As Pirates Closer

Pittsburgh Pirates manager Clint Hurdle revealed in today’s pregame meeting with the media that he has removed reliever Jason Grilli from the closer role.

93-7 The Fan–06/20/2014

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Colin Dunlap: Pirates Got This One Right

Good on the Pirates. In this instance, at least, good on the Pirates.

05/22/2014

Wandy Rodriguez

Pirates DFA Wandy Rodriguez

After another disastrous start, the Pirates have designated for assignment starting pitcher Wandy Rodriguez.

93-7 The Fan–05/22/2014

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Colin Dunlap: Polanco Needs To Be In Pittsburgh

The Pirates have scored two or fewer runs in five of their past six games.

04/27/2014

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Grilli, Martin Placed On Disabled List After Suffering Injuries

Tony Sanchez will take over for Pirates pitcher Jason Grilli.

04/26/2014

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