What Should the Pirates Do at the Deadline?

Jul 23, 2014 by

With about a week left before the first trading deadline, the Pittsburgh front office has been contemplating the following two...

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Locke and Mercer Lead Bucs to Sweep

Jul 23, 2014 by

Jeff Locke survived two early home runs and kept the Rockies in check long enough for the Pirate offense to rally and earn a sweep of...

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Pirates Beat Rockies Behind Morton and Mercer

Jul 22, 2014 by

Is it really better to be more lucky than good? The Pirates were pretty good in Saturday’s game against the Rockies, but if Jared...

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Pirates Play Badly, Beat Rockies

Jul 21, 2014 by

I have a bit of catching up to do on Pirates’ action, given that I spent the last six days of my life stalking the Jamestown...

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Jamestown Drops Two to Baby Yankees

Jul 21, 2014 by

Jamestown lost consecutive games to the Staten Island Yankees this weekend, bearing very little resemblance to the club that swept...

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Jammers Sweep Cyclones with Wild Win

Jul 19, 2014 by

The Jamestown Jammers swept their three-game set against the Cyclones in Coney Island last night with a wild, 15-inning victory by the...

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Jammers Rally to Beat Cyclones

Jul 19, 2014 by

The Jamestown Jammers took game two of their three-game set against the Brooklyn Cyclones last night at MCU Park by an 8-6 margin in...

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Jammers Beat Cyclones in Brooklyn

Jul 17, 2014 by

The Jamestown Jammers visited New York City last night for the first of six games split between MCU Park in Brooklyn against the...

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Five Guys Who Ruined My Night

Jul 12, 2014 by

Let’s cut to the chase. The Pirates managed to blow a game last night that they had in the bag, for the following reasons: Pedro...

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Pirates Salvage Finale Against Cardinals

Jul 11, 2014 by

The Pirates salvaged a win from their four-game set with the Cardinals thanks to a return of some timely hitting and the complete game...

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Pirates Lose Third Straight to Cardinals

Jul 10, 2014 by

The Pirates bit the dust against the Cardinals for the third straight night, losing 5-2 in a game in which they never really appeared...

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Defending Clint Hurdle

Jul 10, 2014 by

It is not every day that I find myself in the position of defending Clint Hurdle, but life can surprise you sometimes. Before I begin,...

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Pirates Occupy Bases, Lose to Cardinals

Jul 8, 2014 by

The Pirates threw a party on the bases at Busch Stadium in St. Louis last night. They served tacos and pizza, and there was an open...

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Are the Pirates for Real?

Jul 7, 2014 by

Are the Pirates really contenders? Many fans – distraught over the season a mere month ago – are now coming around to the idea...

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Pirates Sweep the Hapless Phillies

Jul 7, 2014 by

The Pirates swept a rather hapless and disinterested Phillies team over the weekend, completing an 8-2 home stand and putting...

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The Pirates Need to Keep Jeff Locke in the Rotation

Jul 7, 2014 by

Much has been made of the fact that the new found riches in the Pirate starting rotation have created a logjam of sorts that will...

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Game Notes – Pirates Beat Snakes 5-1

Jul 4, 2014 by

Charlie Morton looked like he was going to have a quick night, having thrown 46 pitches in the first two innings. Half of these...

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Locke, Alvarez Set Up Dramatic Comeback Win

Jul 3, 2014 by

The Pirates continued their strong play against their weaker National League brethren with a rather stunning come-from-behind win in...

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