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Trending N'at: Twitter Congratulates The Buccos' All-Stars

It’s a great day to be a Buccos fan, especially with the MLB All-Star break quickly approaching. Yesterday, it was announced four Pirates players have been selected to the 2015 All-Star game in Cincinnati, Ohio. 502 more words

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WHY THE PITTSBURGH PIRATES WILL BE IN (AND SHOULD WIN) THE 2015 WORLD SERIES.

There are a number of reasons why the Pittsburgh Pirates will be in (and should win) the World Series. First and foremost they have some of the best players in major league baseball, including Andrew McCutchen, Starling Marte, Josh Harrison, Pedro Alverez, Gregory Polanco and one of baseball’s top closers in Mark Melancon. 84 more words

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4 Pirates Selected For MLB All-Star Game

PITTSBURGH (KDKA/AP) — Four Pittsburgh Pirates have been selected for the MLB All-Star Game.

Initially, none of the Pirates were among the National League starters… 286 more words

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Liriano lead Pirates to 8-4 win, sweep of Tigers

DETROIT – Francisco Liriano knows very well what the Detroit Tigers have done to him over the last five years.

Since pitching eight shutout innings in a 2-0 win for Minnesota on April 27, 2010, Liriano had faced the Tigers 14 times — 11 as a starter — and gone 1-9. 663 more words

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Why the Pittsburgh Pirates Are Postseason Bound Again in 2015

June 29, 2015 by Justin Weavil

The Pittsburgh Pirates currently sit at 42-33 overall and are second in the NL Central this season, only trailing the MLB leading St. 900 more words

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2015 TSR: Be vewwy vewwy quiet...

For today’s virtual pack of my TSR custom cards, I wanted to highlight a number of guys who are quietly getting the job done this season and being a league leader.  421 more words

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One Big Inning All Pirates Need

Did you know that if you ranked all 15 National League teams by winning percentage, the NL Central has the top 3 teams?

And if you did the same for all 30 Major League teams, the NL Central has 3 of the top 5? 629 more words

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