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Harrison doing it all for Bucs

June 22, 2014 PITTSBURGH — Highly-touted rookie Gregory Polanco has helped to revamp the Pittsburgh Pirates’ batting order since his summons from Class AAA Indianapolis June 10. more »»

Alvarez struggling to match last year

June 22, 2014 Notes and observations from a recent visit to Pittsburgh’s PNC Park: PITTSBURGH — The Pirates have been one of Major League Baseball’s better hitting teams since the beginning of May, but third... more »»

Contract status an issue with Martin

June 22, 2014 PITTSBURGH — Pittsburgh Pirates manager Clint Hurdle is in love, and he may be headed for heartbrea. more »»

Castro gets to Morton again as Bucs lose

June 21, 2014 CHICAGO — Charlie Morton hung a curveball to the wrong batter at the wrong time, and it proved costly for the Pittsburgh Pirates. more »»

Grilli loses closing job

June 21, 2014 CHICAGO — Jason Grilli is off to a rough start for the Pittsburgh Pirates, and manager Clint Hurdle thinks he knows the best way to get the key reliever back on track. more »»

Martin’s walk-off walk lifts Bucs

June 20, 2014 PITTSBURGH — Pirates catcher Russell Martin didn’t start Thursday’s game. Rather, he ended it. more »»

Hurdle facing question marks

June 20, 2014 PITTSBURGH — The Pittsburgh Pirates are nearing the midpoint of the season with some serious issues. more »»

Reds rain on Pirates

June 19, 2014 PITTSBURGH — Alfredo Simon became the NL’s first 10-game winner and Billy Hamilton had three hits and three RBIs in the Cincinnati Reds’ 11-4 win over the Pittsburgh Pirates on Wednesday nigh. more »»

Buc bullpen woes continue

June 19, 2014 PITTSBURGH — The bullpen was one of the Pittsburgh Pirates’ strengths last year as they won 94 games and reached the postseason. The bullpen is betraying them this season. more »»

Frazier’s homer in 9th lifts Reds over Bucs

June 18, 2014 PITTSBURGH — Todd Frazier led off the ninth inning with a tiebreaking homer, lifting Cincinnati to a 6-5 victory over the Pittsburgh Pirates on Tuesday night after the Reds’ bullpen blew a three-run... more »»

OF gets boost defensively, too

June 18, 2014 PITTSBURGH — The offensive impact of the Pittsburgh Pirates’ new outfield has been obvious. more »»

Pirates squander late lead

June 16, 2014 MIAMI — The Pittsburgh Pirates’ struggling relief pitching of late finally cost them a victory. more »»

McCutchen, Mercer homer as Bucs hold off Miami

June 15, 2014 MIAMI — Boosted by a torrid stretch at the plate, the Pittsburgh Pirates have returned to .500 again. Judging by the hitting and pitching they got on Saturday, they could have a winning record soon. more »»

Polanco's homer wins it

June 14, 2014 By Steven Wine The Associated Press MIAMI — Gregory Polanco broke a tie in the 13th inning with his first major league homer, and the Pittsburgh Pirates overcame a ninth-inning meltdown to beat the... more »»

Bream forever linked to 'Slide'

June 14, 2014 CRESSON — One of the most infamous moments in Pittsburgh Pirates baseball history has been referred to simply as “The Slide,’’ and the irony of the moment has never been lost on the man who made it. more »»

McCutchen powers Bucs

June 13, 2014 PITTSBURGH — Andrew McCutchen had two doubles and two RBIs to lift the Pittsburgh Pirates to a 4-0 victory over the Chicago Cubs on Thursday night. more »»

Pirate outfield shaping up

June 13, 2014 PITTSBURGH — The Pittsburgh Pirates finally got some good medical news this week. more »»

Pirates' McCutchen still on fire

June 12, 2014 PITTSBURGH — Andrew McCutchen homered and reached base four times and the Pittsburgh Pirates beat the Chicago Cubs 4-2 at rainy PNC Park on Wednesday night. more »»

Wanted: Some starting Ps

June 12, 2014 PITTSBURGH — Less than halfway through the season, the Pittsburgh Pirates are currently without three-fifths of their opening day starting rotation. more »»

Future arrives; Bucs lose

June 11, 2014 PITTSBURGH — All eyes were supposed to be on Gregory Polanco. But thanks to his new-found success against left-handed pitchers, Anthony Rizzo stole the sho. more »»

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