7:49 AM EDT, Sun May 27, 2018

Josh Bell drives in winning run; Pirates finish sweep vs. White Sox

Two Sundays ago, Pirates manager Clint Hurdle said Edgar Santana had assumed the role of a sixth-inning bridge to Michael Feliz.
Rum Bunter May 6, 2018

George Kontos Can No Longer Pitch in High Leverage Situations

The Pittsburgh Pirates need to shake up bullpen roles a bit After being the team’s weakest link for the first 20 or so games of the season, the Pittsburgh Pirates’ bullpen is starting to turn into a strength. This is thanks in large part to the emergences of young pitchers such as Edgar Santana, Kyle […] George Kontos Can No Longer Pitch in High Leverage Situations - Rum Bunter - Rum Bunter - A Pittsburgh Pirates Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More

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    Colin Moran

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    Jose Osuna

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