Pittsburgh Pirates

Homers get to Kuhl as Bucs drop Reds opener
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The Pirates have entered a nose-dive in September, and encountering the Reds — who have owned Pittsburgh in 2017 — won’t help. Cincinnati supported pitcher Homer Bailey with four home runs en route to a 4-2 victory on Friday at Great American Ball Park.

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Kuhl looks to stay hot in opener against Reds
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The Pirates often preach that prospect development is not a linear process. For proof, look at the growth of right-hander Chad Kuhl heading into Friday’s series opener against the Reds at Great American Ball Park.

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Cervelli holding out hope for return this season
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The Pirates only have 15 games remaining after Thursday’s off-day in Cincinnati, but catcher Francisco Cervelli still hopes to return from the disabled list before the end of the season.

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Cutch joins exclusive club with 200th Bucs HR
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Andrew McCutchen joined an exclusive group of Pirates legends on Wednesday night at Miller Park.

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Pirates' Waddell leads Curve to Game 1 win
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Brandon Waddell can’t quite pinpoint when he was first anointed with his ‘Big Game’ nickname – it was either during the University of Virginia’s College World Series run in 2014 or 2015, he said – but he’s not complaining about it, and based on his playoff track record, it looks like it might just stick.

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New and improved Glasnow set to take on Crew
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Brewers righty Chase Anderson will move up a day and start on three days’ rest as the Brewers battle the Pirates in the finale of a three-game series. Tyler Glasnow starts for the Bucs, making his first big league appearance since he was demoted in June.

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Bucs' 2018 slate features early Interleague Play
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The 2018 Major League Baseball schedule was released on Tuesday, and the Pirates’ slate for next season includes two early Interleague series against AL Central opponents. The Pirates will open March 29 at Comerica Park, and have their home opener April 2 against the Twins.

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Bucs use September to assess pitching options
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As they evaluate their young starters and begin looking toward 2018, the Pirates will juggle their rotation over the next three weeks.

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Cole gets nod vs. Crew as Bucs shuffle rotation
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In the thick of a pennant race, the Brewers have found themselves piecing together a rotation. They will start left-hander Brent Suter against Gerrit Cole, the surest thing in the Pirates’ rotation, on Tuesday night at Miller Park.

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Brault, Bucs slow Brewers' postseason push
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Steven Brault and the Pirates spoiled what was supposed to be a happy homecoming for the Brewers, who fell flat in a 7-0 loss to Pittsburgh on Monday in their return from a weekend sweep of division-leading Chicago.

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Brault does it all during 'impressive night'
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Steven Brault hit nearly .400 in his final season as a college pitcher/outfielder at Regis University, and he’s been even better than that in the Minor Leagues. So nobody in the Pirates’ dugout was shocked to see him pull a double to right field, then rip a two-run single to center on Monday night. The […]

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Brault on tap as Pirates' trip hits Milwaukee
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Coming off a pivotal weekend series at Wrigley Field, the Brewers return to Miller Park for a quick, three-game homestand. These games are no less important, Milwaukee manager Craig Counsell reminded an assembled crowd of reporters Sunday morning. The Crew swept the Cubs at Wrigley Field on Sunday to pull within two games of the […]

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