Ross Ohlendorf

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Walker, Barmes Lead Bucs Past Padres 11-5

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Clint Barmes’ first career grand slam keyed a nine-run fourth inning and Neil Walker went 5 for 5 as the Pittsburgh Pirates rallied past the San Diego Padres 11-5 on Sunday.


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Prince Fielder Hits 3 HRs In Pirates’ 6-4 Loss In Milwaukee

The Pirates came up short against the Milwaukee Brewers, 6-4. Ross Ohlendorf pitched five innings and allowed four runs on five hits. Prince Fielder hit three home runs in one game for the first time in his career.


Infielder Pedro Ciriaco #3 of the Pittsburgh Pirates throws over the sliding Miguel Montero #26 of the Arizona Diamondbacks to complete a double play during the fourth inning of the Major League Baseball game at Chase Field on Sept. 21, 2011 in Phoenix, Arizona. (Photo by Christian Petersen/Getty Images)

Pirates Lose To D-Backs, 8-5

The Pirates were unable to overcome a five-run inning by the Arizona Diamondbacks, losing 8-5 on Wednesday. Ross Ohlendorf (1-3, 8.29 ERA) pitched just two innings and allowed seven hits, seven runs and struck out only one batter.


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Ohlendorf Hits Home Run In 6-2 Pirates Win Over Dodgers

Pirates starter Ross Ohlendorf got his first win of the season, but it couldn’t have come at a worse time for the Los Angeles Dodgers.


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Infante Leads Way For Marlins In 13-4 Rout Of Pirates

The Pirates were looking to start their three-game series against the Florida Marlins off on the right foot Friday night; instead, they got pounded in a 13-4 rout at PNC Park.


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Pirates Pummeled By Brewers, 11-4

The Pirates managed just 11 hits in their 11-4 loss to the Milwaukee Brewers Tuesday night. Ross Ohlendorf, returning for the first time since April, lasted five innings, giving up seven runs – four earned – and striking out three.


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Pirates Send Beimel To The Minors

Pittsburgh (KDKA)- Joe Beimel’s return to the Pirates hasn’t worked out as expected. The left-hander has battled injuries and poor performances all season. Today, the Pirates appear to seen enough because Beimel has been sent […]


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Pirates Injury Updates

Pittsburgh (KDKA)- The Pittsburgh Pirates made a few moves today dealing with some of their injured players. Today’s Roster Moves: *RHP Ross Ohlendorf was reinstated from the 60-Day DL and then optioned to AAA Indianapolis. […]


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Pirates Farm Report

Pittsburgh (KDKA)- Pedro Alvarez continues to make it hard for GM Neal Huntington and the Pirates not to promote him to the majors. Alvarez collected two more hits at Indianapolis and over the last 10 […]


Pittsburgh Pirates vs. Houston Astros: July 6

Pirates Roster News

Pittsburgh (KDKA)- The first of the many injured Pirates are ready to return. Prior to tomorrow’s game vs. Houston, the Bucs will activate lefty Joe Beimel from the disabled list. To make room for Beimel, […]


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Idle Thoughts- Karstens Makes Pitch For All-Star Spot

I’m not one to share my opinion, but since you asked…The amazing run of the Pittsburgh Pirates continues, as does the season of starter Jeff Karstens, who was not a member of the rotation to begin 2011.


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Karstens Added To Pirates Rotation

Forget Brad Lincoln, Rudy Owens or Brian Burres, the new member of the Pirates rotation will be RHP Jeff Karstens.


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John Perrotto On “Bucco Talk” With Vinnie Richichi

The Beaver County Times and Baseball Prospectus writer joined Vinnie to discuss Friday’s marathon victory, and look back at the first week of the Pirates’ 2011 season.

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Ohlendorf Placed On 15-Day DL

As expected, Pirates starter Ross Ohlendorf was placed on the 15-day DL.


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What A Job By Pirates Bullpen

Most Pirate fans are crediting the Pirates lineup as the reason for the early season success but it’s been the pitching that’s earned them 5 wins.