Pirates

Pittsburgh Pirates v New York Mets

Personnel Changes Follow Mets Loss

By HOWIE RUMBERG   AP Sports Writer    NEW YORK (AP) _ Gaby Sanchez tagged the Mets again, hitting a tiebreaking single in the ninth inning and a pinch-hit homer in the eighth that started the […]

05/26/2014

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Yankees Postponed, Doubleheader Sunday

NEW YORK (AP) _ The banged-up New York Yankees are getting an unexpected but much-needed rest. New York’s game against the Pittsburgh Pirates that was scheduled for 7:05 p.m. Friday was postponed six hours before […]

05/16/2014

David Ortiz, Red Sox (Rob Carr/Getty Images)

Big Papi’s Spring Struggles Continue

 FORT MYERS, Fla. (AP) _ Wandy Rodriguez pitched four strong innings in his third spring training start and the Pittsburgh Pirates held slumping David Ortiz hitless Wednesday night in beating the Boston Red Sox 4-2. […]

03/19/2014

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Stewart to Backup Former Yankee in Pittsburgh

PITTSBURGH (AP) _ The Pittsburgh Pirates have acquired catcher Chris Stewart from the New York Yankees for a player to be named. Stewart hit .211 with four home runs and 25 RBIs in a career-high […]

12/02/2013

Richards Phillips (Jemal Countess/Getty Images)

New England Screening For Hijack Movie

The captain of the American cargo ship hijacked by Somali pirates four years ago returned home from sea to another hero’s welcome– this time for a sneak peek of the Tom Hanks movie about the ordeal.

10/02/2013

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Complete 2014 Major League Schedule

By The Associated Press ^Saturday, March 22= L.A. Dodgers at Arizona ^Sunday, March 23= L.A. Dodgers at Arizona ^Monday, March 31= Toronto at Tampa Bay Cleveland at Oakland Seattle at L.A. Angels Minnesota at Chicago […]

09/10/2013

New York Mets v Pittsburgh Pirates

Tough Loss for Mets in Pittsburgh

By WILL GRAVES   AP Sports Writer   PITTSBURGH (AP) _ Jordy Mercer’s single up the middle off  Gonzalez Germen drove home Andrew McCutchen with two outs in the 11th inning to lift the Pittsburgh Pirates […]

07/12/2013

David Wright, John Buck (Elsa/Getty Images)

Pirates Edge Mets At Citi Field

Pedro Alvarez hit an RBI single against New York’s overworked bullpen, and the Pittsburgh Pirates got a most fortunate bounce in beating the Mets 3-2 Sunday for a series win.

05/12/2013

Shaun Marcum (Jim McIsaac/Getty Images)

Pirates Defeat Mets At Citi Field

Garrett Jones hit a three-run homer and Wandy Rodriguez pitched the Pittsburgh Pirates to a 7-3 victory over the New York Mets on Friday night.

05/10/2013

East Carolina Pirate (Geoff Burke/Getty Images)

East Carolina To Join Big East In All Sports Next Year

East Carolina University, which had been scheduled to join the Big East as a football-only member next year, instead will take part in all sports when it becomes a member of the conference.

03/27/2013

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