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Wild Card

A.J. Burnett

Brewers Vs. Pirates Preview

(AP) — Milwaukee (74-72) and Pittsburgh (74-72) are both 2 1/2 games back of St. Louis for the NL’s second wild-card spot, but have taken different paths to get to this position.

93-7 The Fan–09/18/2012

Pirates-Cubs

Pirates Vs. Cubs Preview

(AP) — Finishing with a losing record for a 20th straight season seemed unthinkable for the Pittsburgh Pirates just over a month ago, but heading into the final two weeks of 2012, it is suddenly a distinct possibility.

93-7 The Fan–09/17/2012

James McDonald

Pirates Vs. Cubs Preview

(AP) — Despite a season-worst losing streak, the Pittsburgh Pirates still aren’t out of the hunt for the playoffs.

93-7 The Fan–09/13/2012

A.J. Burnett

Pirates Vs. Reds Preview

A.J. Burnett hopes to continue his recent success against Cincinnati and help the visiting Pirates avoid a season-high sixth consecutive loss and three-game sweep at the hands of the NL Central-leading Reds on Wednesday night.

93-7 The Fan–09/12/2012

Kevin Correia

Pirates Vs. Reds Preview

(AP) — Though the team they’re chasing for the NL’s second wild-card spot keeps faltering, the Pittsburgh Pirates have failed at nearly every turn to take advantage.

93-7 The Fan–09/11/2012

Pirates vs. Reds

Pirates Vs. Reds Preview

(AP) — The third-place Pittsburgh Pirates aren’t likely to catch the NL Central-leading Cincinnati Reds, and could soon find themselves out of playoff contention entirely.

93-7 The Fan–09/10/2012

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Bucs Handle Business Against Astros Again

PITTSBURGH (AP) Kevin Correia pitched six solid innings as a fill-in starter and Alex Presley, a late addition to the lineup, had two hits and scored three runs as the Pittsburgh Pirates beat the Houston Astros 6-3 on Wednesday night.

93-7 The Fan–09/05/2012

Jerricho Cotchery

Steelers To Meet Broncos In Wildcard Round

Despite taking care of business in Week 17, the Steelers will be going on the road to face the Broncos in the Wildcard Round of the playoffs on Sunday.

01/02/2012

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Guide To Picking A Thoughtful Hostess Gift

With the winter holiday season upon us, many people can expect an influx of party invitations. The process of planning and executing a party is no small feat. Grateful guests can give thanks to their host or hostess with a thoughtful present.

11/29/2011

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Get The Look For Less: Anne Hathaway

Actress Anne Hathaway is often lauded for her style; but you can create an inspired outfit that oozes similar femininity while supporting local shops here in Pittsburgh.

08/30/2011

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MLB Playoff Expansion More Likely In 2012

The possibility of expanding the MLB playoffs was part of the discussions at the general manager meetings in Disney World on Tuesday. The expansion of the MLB playoffs likely would not happen until 2012 due […]

11/17/2010

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