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Colin Dunlap: Worry With Pirates Has Already Started

Exactly what has the Pirates’ offense shown in the first half-dozen games that gives you, me, the most blindly loyal or most cynical fan any proclivity that it will get better?


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Pirates’ Jay Bell: The Little Things Are “Extremely Important”

Pirates pitching coach Jay Bell hopes to encourage the team as they get ready for another season and remind players that it’s not always just about scoring a home run.


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Postcards From Bradenton: Pirates Pitching Walks The Plank

This was not a good day to be a Pirates pitcher. The staff combined to allow 16 runs on 14 hits and also walked 14 batters all leading to a 16-6 loss to the Boston red Sox today at McKechnie Field.


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Pirates’ Pitching Coach Ray Searage Is All Smiles

We have been greeted every morning here in Bradenton with a smiling Ray Searage showing up for work at 5:20 a.m.


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Kyle McPherson: No Longer A Neanderthal

Just a few years ago, Kyle McPherson was a Neanderthal – at least on the mound.


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Big League Hopes For Pirates’ Vic Black In 2013

Vic Black, the Pirates supplemental first round pick in the 2009 draft, enjoyed a 13 save season, where he held opponents to a .189 batting average in 2012, while allowing just one run in both June and July combined while pitching for Double-A Altoona.


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Walk On Wednesday: ‘The Horse Is Out Of The Barn’

Pirates broadcaster and former pitcher Bob Walk joined the guys on The Fan Morning Show for his weekly spot “Walk on Wednesday,” following a 6-0 loss to the Milwaukee Brewers.

93-7 The Fan–09/19/2012

Evan Meek

Former All-Star Meek Designated For Assignment

PITTSBURGH (93-7 THE FAN) — Relief pitcher Evan Meek, the Pirates’ lone MLB All-Star representative in 2010, has been designated for assignment after a tumultuous and injury-plagued two-year period, the team announced a short while ago.

93-7 The Fan–09/10/2012

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Pirates’ Pitching Coach Ray Searage Talks Burnett, Morton & Tough Decisions

Searage chats with the guys about the health of Charlie Morton among other issues facing the Pirates pitching staff.

93-7 The Fan–05/31/2012

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Pirates’ Broadcaster Greg Brown Talks Bucs Versus Jamie Moyer

Greg Brown joined Seibel, Starkey and Miller on Sportsradio 93.7 The FAN to talk about the Pirates facing Colorado Rockies veteran pitcher Jamie Moyer tonight.


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Ray Searage: “If I’m Consistent, It Will Begin To Sink In”

Pittsburgh Pirates pitching coach Ray Searage joined The Fan Morning Show Thursday to discuss the Battlin’ Bucs pitching staff.

93-7 The Fan–06/02/2011