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ST LOUIS, MO - OCTOBER 09: Gerrit Cole #45 of the Pittsburgh Pirates pitches against the St. Louis Cardinals during Game Five of the National League Division Series at Busch Stadium on October 9, 2013 in St Louis, Missouri.

Pirates Have Future Ace In Gerrit Cole

Pirates pitcher Gerrit Cole put up impressive stats late last year. Can he hold up the whole season?

03/17/2014

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Sports Verdict: Which Team Has A Better Shot At Making The Playoffs? Pirates Vs. Orioles

Both the Baltimore Orioles and the Pittsburgh Pirates are enjoying quality seasons midway through this year. With each team presenting a legitimate threat to make the playoffs in their respective leagues, the question is, which is most likely to achieve that goal?

07/25/2013

PITTSBURGH, PA - JULY 13: Garrett Jones #46 of the Pittsburgh Pirates slides into second with a double in the fifth inning against the New York Mets on July 13, 2013 at PNC Park in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. The Pirates defeated the Mets 4-2. (Photo by Justin K. Aller/Getty Images)

Pirates Rally By Mets 4-2 For 3rd Straight Win

PITTSBURGH (AP) _ The first pitch Andrew McCutchen saw from New York Mets reliever David Aardsma sent the Pittsburgh Pirates All-Star centerfielder sprawling. The second ended up in the seats. McCutchen responded from the brushback […]

07/14/2013

NEW YORK, NY - MAY 09: Ike Davis #29 of the New York Mets hits a RBI double in the seventh inning against the Pittsburgh Pirates at Citi Field on May 9, 2013 at Citi Field in the Flushing neighborhood of the Queens borough of New York City. (Photo by Mike Stobe/Getty Images)

Lagares Catch, Baxter Hit Lead Mets Over Pirates

By BEN WALKER AP Baseball Writer NEW YORK (AP) _ Center fielder Juan Lagares robbed Andrew McCutchen of a go-ahead hit in the top of the ninth inning, then pinch-hitter Mike Baxter’s single in the […]

05/09/2013

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Pirates’ Starling Marte Has Superstar Potential

With a little time, Starling Marte and the Pirates could make waves throughout baseball.

03/23/2013

NEW YORK, NY - SEPTEMBER 26: David Wright #5 of the New York Mets gets his 1,419th hit as a Met, setting the all-time Mets record for career hits, against the Pittsburgh Pirates at Citi Field on September 26, 2012 in the Flushing neighborhood of the Queens borough of New York City.  (Photo by Alex Trautwig/Getty Images)

Wright Sets Hits Record In Win

By MIKE FITZPATRICK AP Sports Writer NEW YORK (AP) _ David Wright broke the New York Mets’ record for hits and Jeremy Hefner bounced back from a horrendous start in a 6-0 victory over Pittsburgh […]

09/26/2012

Pirates Pound Mets

Pedro Alvarez hit his 30th homer and drove in four runs, leading Wandy Rodriguez and the Pittsburgh Pirates over
the Mets 10-6 on Tuesday night, ending New York’s four-game winning streak.

09/25/2012

NEW YORK, NY - SEPTEMBER 24: Ike Davis #29 of the New York Mets celebrates his second home run of the game against the Pittsburgh Pirates with teammates David Wright #5 and Fred Lewis #15 at Citi Field on September 24, 2012 in the Flushing neighborhood of the Queens borough of New York City. (Photo by Alex Trautwig/Getty Images)

Mets Win Game Of Bottom Feeders

Ike Davis connected twice and reached a career-high 30 homers, Jenrry Mejia pitched five effective innings for his first major league win and the New York Mets beat the plummeting Pittsburgh Pirates 6-2 Monday night for their fourth straight victory.

09/24/2012

Pittsburgh Pirates pitcher Jeff Karstens throws in the first inning of an interleague baseball game against the Boston Red Sox in Pittsburgh, Saturday, June 25, 2011. (AP Photo/Gene J. Puskar)

Sox’s Struggles in Pittsburgh Continue

Lyle Overbay hit a 3-run homer and the Pittsburgh Pirates spoiled Tim Wakefield’s homecoming with a 6-4 win over the Boston Red Sox on Saturday.

06/26/2011

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Mets Beat Buccos

Chris Capuano pitched seven innings, Jose Reyes homered and the New York Mets beat the Pittsburgh Pirates 7-0 on Sunday afternoon.

06/12/2011