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What the Hell Just Happened? Melancon, Niese, Liriano & More Gone

MLB Trade deadline day has come and gone, and we as Pirates fans are left to pick up pieces. After dealing Mark Melancon over the weekend, the Pirates blew the doors off deadline day by dealing Jonathan Niese, Francisco Liriano, and top prospects Reese McGuire and Harold Ramirez. 46 more words


Great Start to the All Star Break

John Lackey looks to stay above .500 with another win to go into the All Star break on a good note. Jonathon Niese would get the start for the Pirates and immediately get the ball rolling for the Cubs with singles to lead off man Ben Zobrist, then on one out to Anthony Rizzo and to load the bases Wilson Contreras. 436 more words


Mets Offense Fizzles Again, Drop A Pair To Pirates

By Paul DiSclafani:

The Mets (31-26) dropped both ends of a double-header to the Pirates (32-26) in Pittsburgh following yesterday’s rain out by identical 3-1 scores. 730 more words

Series Preview: Pittsburgh Pirates


The walking wounded: Somehow, the Mets managed to take two out of three in Miami despite not having their starting first baseman, third baseman, catcher, center fielder, along with their backup center fielder being removed (Lagares with a bruised thumb). 1,566 more words