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Pirates believed to be interested in Rockies closer Hawkins

The Rockies don’t appear to be willing to make a major trade at Thursday’s non-waiver Trade Deadline, but interest could pick up in a smaller deal for closer LaTroy Hawkins. 355 more words

PLAY Campaign Teaches Kids Importance Of Living Healthy

PITTSBURGH (KDKA) – Millions of American kids are too heavy and don’t get the exercise they need.

Other teens are falling into the trap of performance enhancing drugs to get bigger and stronger. 332 more words

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Bob Walk Has Faith In Watson, Melancon

PITTSBURGH (KDKA 93-7 The Fan)- Pirates broadcaster Bob Walk joined The Fan Morning Show Friday for his weekly appearance. When asked if he was concerned about the bullpen, Walk said that he has faith in Tony Watson and Mark Melancon. 220 more words

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The Pirates could be interested in Huston Street

Mark Melancon has done a respectable job since replacing Jason Grilli as Pittsburgh’s closer, but Rob Biertempfel of the Pittsburgh Tribune-Review writes that the Pirates could consider making a trade for Padres closer Huston Street. 156 more words

Final stretch to the break: the Pittsburgh Pirates

The Reds and Pirates will meet this weekend for the final series before the All-Star break.  The Reds and Pirates both come into this series hot.   536 more words

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