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Beaver County Times Aug 12, 2016
Andrew McCutchen, Jordy Mercer power Nova and Pirates past Dodgers 5-1

Andrew McCutchen, Jordy Mercer power Nova and Pirates past Dodgers 5-1

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Ivan Nova felt fortunate to be pitching in a big ballpark with Pittsburgh's fielders behind him.
River Ave. Blues Aug 10, 2016

Cashman: Yankees getting two “legitimate” lower level prospects for Nova

Even after receiving ten prospects in their various trade deadline deals, the Yankees still have two more prospects coming to them. Ivan Nova was traded to the Pirates for two players to named later, and after the trade, Brian Cashman told reporters the Yankees will pick those players from a list after the season. They’ll […] The post Cashman: Yankees getting two “legitimate” lower level prospects for Nova appeared first on River Avenue Blues.
Beaver County Times Aug 6, 2016
Insider: Nova goes seven innings to win Pirates' debut

Insider: Nova goes seven innings to win Pirates' debut

Ivan Nova pitched seven innings to win his first start with the Pirates as they beat the Cincinnati Reds 5-3 on Saturday night at PNC Park.
Beaver County Times Aug 6, 2016
Ivan Nova shines in winning Pirates' debut

Ivan Nova shines in winning Pirates' debut

Right-hander Ivan Nova, acquired Monday from the New York Yankees Monday in a trade, won his Pirates' debut on Saturday night as he allowed thee runs in seven innings of a 5-3 victory over the Cincinnati Reds at PNC Park.
Red Reporter Aug 6, 2016

Ivan Nova as cherry as a '68 SS, overpowers non-Brandon Phillips Reds

Vroom, vroom. The Joe Nuxhall Memorial Honorary Star of the Game Brandon Phillips is currently, as the kids say, "on fire." It was easy to be tired of Phillips this season. What started with a guy rightfully exercising his no-trade rights in the off-season (thus blocking the other younger middle infielders from getting a chance to get everyday ABs with the big club), gave way to the veteran second baseman having his worst season as a Cincinnati Red and, arguably, his worst as a proper major league player. When the Reds traded Jay Bruce for near-ready second baseman Dilson Herrera while said...
Trade deadline acquisition Ivan Nova throws seven strong innings to win Pirates debut, 5-3

Trade deadline acquisition Ivan Nova throws seven strong innings to win Pirates debut, 5-3

Ivan Nova looked right at home at PNC Park. The right-hander acquired by the Pirates at the non-waiver trade deadline Tuesday was back in the saddle Saturday night working with Francisco Cervelli, the catcher he rose the ranks with in the New York Yankees farm system.
Sean Rodriguez's walk-off homer saves Tony Watson in 3-2 Pirates win

Sean Rodriguez's walk-off homer saves Tony Watson in 3-2 Pirates win

Sean Rodriguez didn’t let Tony Watson stew for long. Shortly after Watson blew his first save as Pirates closer, Rodriguez boomed a high-and-outside fastball from Cincinnati Reds right-hander Ross Ohlendorf into the left-field bleachers at PNC Park for a tape-measure, walk-off home run.

Pirates notebook: Ivan Nova to make debut here tonight vs. Cincinnati

When manager Clint Hurdle phoned Francisco Liriano shortly after the left-hander was traded Monday to the Toronto Blue Jays, their conversation eventually turned to Ivan Nova, a right-hander acquired earlier in the day from the New York Yankees. Liriano already had spoken with Nova that afternoon, sharing his experiences in Pittsburgh and the Pirates’ pitching philosophy.
Pirates notebook: Nova to make Pirates debut Saturday

Pirates notebook: Nova to make Pirates debut Saturday

ATLANTA — Ivan Nova knew what he was getting into. He signed as an amateur with the New York Yankees one year after Francisco Cervelli, and they came up through the minors together. He and Francisco Liriano are from San Cristobal in the Dominican Republic and are close.
Newark Star-Ledger Aug 1, 2016

Yankees trade Ivan Nova to Pittsburgh Pirates

Nova's best year was in 2011 when he was 16-4
Pirates deal Niese for Bastardo, acquire Nova from Yankees

Pirates deal Niese for Bastardo, acquire Nova from Yankees

MILWAUKEE — The Pirates swung a last-minute deal with the New York Yankees to acquire right-hander Ivan Nova, a source told the Post-Gazette.
New York Post Jul 31, 2016

Dellin Betances broken up about ‘good friend’ Andrew Miller

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. — The safety nets Dellin Betances worked above are all gone. David Robertson left two years ago for the White Sox. Andrew Miller arrived last year and worked behind Betances. Miller started this season as the closer until Aroldis Chapman’s suspension was over. When that happened, Miller went to the eighth and...
New York Post Jul 31, 2016

Rays have what MLB aches for — and reason to delay selling

An AL executive was recalling the barren starting pitching market following the 2007 campaign. It was so bad that the Mariners desperately gave the mundane Carlos Silva a four-year, $48 million contract and not a single other starter got a multi-year deal. The executive said every day he looked at the board and “hoped magically”...
Newark Star-Ledger Jul 31, 2016
MLB trade rumors: Will Marlins target Yankees' Ivan Nova?

MLB trade rumors: Will Marlins target Yankees' Ivan Nova?

Nova is 7-6 with a 4.90 ERA this season
Newark Star-Ledger Jul 27, 2016

For Yankees' Ivan Nova, dealing with trade rumors has been 'hard'

It's been especially tough for Nova's family, and for the pitcher, who's tried to ignore the talk

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