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Pirates' offense has improved

April 16, 2016 By John Mehno For the Mirror PITTSBURGH — Some of the numbers through 10 games validate the Pirates’ new offensive approach. more »»

Big hit hard to come by as Pirates fall to Tigers

April 15, 2016 PITTSBURGH — By nature, Pittsburgh Pirates manager Clint Hurdle doesn’t waste time thinking about the things his team lacks. more »»

Bucs giving Masterson a look

April 15, 2016 PITTSBURGH — The Pirates have signed another player who has followed success with difficult times. more »»

Saltalamacchia’s grand slam sinks Pirates

April 14, 2016 PITTSBURGH — Jarrod Saltalamacchia reached a home run milestone in a big way. more »»

Morse DFA’d in shuffle

April 14, 2016 PITTSBURGH — Francisco Liriano’s sore hamstring got Ryan Vogelsong a start and cost Michael Morse his roster spot with the Pirates. more »»

Nicasio struggles in loss

April 13, 2016 DETROIT — When Major League Baseball set up annual rivalries for interleague play, the Detroit Tigers and Pittsburgh Pirates ended up as partners. more »»

Polanco powers Pirates

April 12, 2016 DETROIT — The Pittsburgh Pirates’ offensive game plan worked out well on Monday. more »»

Reds a menace to Pirates

April 11, 2016 The Associated Press CINCINNATI — Josh Harrison still isn’t sure what constitutes a block at the plate. more »»

Reds have Cole's number

April 10, 2016 By Joe Kay The Associated Press CINCINNATI — Gerrit Cole’s season debut didn’t go as well has he’d hoped. That’s usually the result whenever he faces the Cincinnati Reds. more »»

Marte’s slam lifts Bucs

April 9, 2016 CINCINNATI — Starling Marte managed to stop his eyes from watering when he came to bat for the final time on a frigid, blustery nigh. more »»

Bucs get the early sweep

April 7, 2016 By John Perrotto The Associated Press PITTSBURGH — Juan Nicasio had such an outstanding spring that he found no reason to make any changes in his first regular-season start. more »»

Options for 8th inning explored

April 7, 2016 By John Mehno For the Mirror PITTSBURGH — It was almost automatic last year: If the Pirates had a lead in the late innings, Tony Watson pitched the eighth and Mark Melancon closed the nint. more »»

Mercer delivers winner

April 6, 2016 PITTSBURGH — Jordy Mercer arrived at spring training without having to look over his shoulder or worry about his spot in the lineup for the first time in his career. more »»

Feliz looks to reclaim ROY form

April 6, 2016 PITTSBURGH — During their three-year playoff run, the Pittsburgh Pirates have made a habit of picking up pitchers who other teams had given up on and turning them into shining reclamation projects. more »»

Bucs commit on Polanco as part of core

April 6, 2016 By John Mehno For the Mirror PITTSBURGH — Gregory Polanco has financial security. The Pirates believe they have secured a good young player through the prime years of his career. more »»

Bucs hit homer with Polanco extension

April 6, 2016 PITTSBURGH — Everyone is looking for a good investment, and the Pirates made one on Tuesday. They locked up Gregory Polanco for at least five years, and perhaps as many as seven. more »»

Freese trying to catch fire

April 5, 2016 PITTSBURGH — The fairy tale, the one where David Freese morphed from couch-sleeping role player to World Series MVP for his hometown team, is over. more »»

Liriano knows how to open

April 4, 2016 By John Hartsock jhartsock@altoonamirror. more »»

Polanco receives long-term contract

April 4, 2016 From Mirror reports The Pirates have agreed to a long-term contract extension with right fielder Gregory Polanco, according to multiple media reports late Sunday night. more »»

Bucs opener at a glance

April 4, 2016 By John Hartsock PITTSBURGH — Highlights and sidelights from the Pittsburgh Pirates’ 2016 season opener, Sunday afternoon against the St. more »»

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