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Excitement Building For Cole’s MLB Debut

A blazing arm and a future of bright potential, a young man from Newport Beach, Calif., has the attention and the hopes of the Pittsburgh Pirates’ faithful.

06/11/2013

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Pirates’ Top Prospect To Make Debut Tuesday Against Giants

The Pirate announced Saturday that their top prospect, right-handed pitcher Gerrit Cole, will make his MLB debut Tuesday night against the San Francisco Giants at PNC Park.

06/08/2013

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Andrew Says: Don’t Blame Appel

With the first overall pick in the 2013 MLB Draft, the Houston Astros have taken Stanford pitcher Mark Appel who turned down the Pirates after they drafted him at eight overall last year.

93-7 The Fan–06/06/2013

Wandy Rodriguez

Wandy Rodriguez Leaves Game With Arm Injury

Pirates veteran lefthander Wandy Rodriguez was removed from Wednesday afternoon’s game in the bottom of the first inning against the Atlanta Braves with left forearm tightness, according to the team.

06/05/2013

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Pirates Prospect Stetson Allie Is Showing Off His Power At The Plate

After making the transition in the middle of the season last year from pitcher to position player, nothing but questions surrounded the development of Pirates prospect Stetson Allie.

04/19/2013

Jared Hughes

Jared Hughes, Pitching Staff Comfortable With Russell Martin

With the team going out and signing a new catcher this offseason, the Pirates pitching staff was looking towards spring training as an opportunity to familiarize themselves with Russell Martin.

03/13/2013

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Zagurski Trying To Win Spot In Pirates’ Bullpen

After stints with the Phillies and, last season, the Diamondbacks, lefthander Mike Zagurski is trying to win a spot in the Pirates bullpen.

03/13/2013

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Melancon Eases Way Into Pirates’ Bullpen

Newcomer Mark Melancon not only lockers between the more outgoing Jared Hughes and Jason Grilli but could end up pitching between them in late-game situations.

03/02/2013

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Pirates’ Locke ‘Blessed’ To Compete For Spot In Rotation

Jeff Locke was just a young, Single-A pitcher with a lot of upside in 2009. That’s when he was traded by the Atlanta Braves to the Pittsburgh Pirates in a very unpopular move at the time.

02/21/2013

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Pirates’ Top Prospect Gerrit Cole Looking For First Shot At Major Leagues

Many believe Pirates top prospect Gerrit Cole could find his way to the major leagues this year, and he talked about those expectations and how he welcomes them when he joined Starkey, Miller and Mueller.

02/13/2013

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Pirates Agree To 2-Year Deal With Francisco Liriano

The Pirates reportedly have another starting pitcher.

12/21/2012

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Jeff Karstens Open To A Reunion With Pirates, Has Not Been Made An Offer

Free agent pitcher and former Pirate Jeff Karstens joined Starkey and Miller on Sports Radio 93-7 The FAN to discuss some of the rumors about his health and where he’s hoping to land this year.

12/19/2012

Jameson Taillon and Gerrit Cole

Future Star Shines In Double-A Debut

PITTSBURGH (93-7 THE FAN) — Pirates prospect Jameson Taillon couldn’t have looked much better in his first appearance with the Double-A Altoona Curve, throwing five scoreless innings in a 5-0 win at Trenton Tuesday night.

93-7 The Fan–08/22/2012

Pirates GM Neal Huntington

Stetson Allie’s Dad Says He’s Ready To Make The Move To Position Player

Pirates Prospect Stetson Allie’s Father, Danny Allie joined Seibel, Starkey and Miller on Sportsradio 93-7 The FAN to talk about the organization moving Stetson from pitcher to position player, and what his thoughts are on the change.

06/04/2012

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Pirates’ Steve Blass Opens Up In New Book

Sometimes things happen in life that we simply cannot explain. Former Pittsburgh Pirates’ pitcher Steve Blass lived that life.

05/18/2012

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