Pirates Complete Sweep Of Padres, 5-2The Pittsburgh Pirates completed a sweep of the San Diego Padres with a 5-2 win Wednesday night, getting their 10th series sweep of the season to tie a club record.
Pirates Ace Gerrit Cole On Big 7th Inning Outburst: "It Was Unbelievable"With their five-game winning streak on the line and a sweep against the Marlins in the balance, the Pirates sent out Gerrit Cole for the series finale and got seven strong innings from their staff ace.
Pirates Beat Rockies 5-3 For 3-Game SweepTaking the extra base was the key for the Pittsburgh Pirates in completing a three-game sweep of the Colorado Rockies.
Locke Tops Phillies 6-2; Pirates Finish 1st SweepJeff Locke gave up just three hits and a walk in eight innings, and the Pittsburgh Pirates completed their first series sweep of the season with a 6-2 victory over the Philadelphia Phillies on Sunday.
Paul Zeise: Collapse Concerns After Rockies Sweep Are 'Silly'Paul Zeise opened up his show on Sunday night by looking back at the Rockies' sweep of the Pirates, which some Bucs' fans see as a reason to worry.
Gloomy Fans Coping With Penguins Loss To BruinsThere’s a dark cloud over the city this weekend as gloomy fans try to cope with the Penguins stunning Game 4 loss to the Boston Bruins Friday night, sweeping them unceremoniously from the playoffs.
Yohe: Letang, Fleury Trade PossibilitiesBob Pompeani wrapped up the Pens elimination from the playoffs with the Tribune-Review's Josh Yohe.
Colin Dunlap: Bylsma Must Pay With His JobDan Bylsma must be terminated. No way around it.
Pens Shut Out In Game 4, Swept From Playoffs In Stunning FashionAdam McQuaid scored early in the third period, Tuukka Rask posted his second shutout of the series, and the Boston Bruins swept their way to the Stanley Cup finals with a 1-0 win over the Pittsburgh Penguins on Friday night.
Karstens Shines As Pirates Sweep AstrosJeff Karstens scattered four hits over eight innings and the surging Pittsburgh Pirates blanked the Houston Astros 2-0 on Thursday night. Karstens (2-2) struck out a season-high eight against just one walk as the Pirates completed their first four-game sweep of the Astros at home since 1979. Joel Hanrahan pitched a perfect ninth for his 22nd save.
Plenty Of Negativity Surrounding Penguins, But Some Fans Still HopefulThere’s plenty of negativity heading into tonight’s Game 4 against the Philadelphia Flyers, but there are some fans who are holding out hope that the team can pull off a win.