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MILWAUKEE -- Ivan Nova will take the mound Thursday as the Pittsburgh Pirates look to win a third consecutive series at Miller Park.

Travis Shaw stays hot vs. Ivan Nova as Brewers salvage series split

MILWAUKEE — The Pirates contained Eric Thames this week.

Nova leads Pirates vs. Anderson, Brewers (Jun 22, 2017)

MILWAUKEE -- Ivan Nova will take the mound Thursday as the Pittsburgh Pirates look to win a third consecutive series at Miller Park.
Rum Bunter Jun 21, 2017

Ivan Nova’s Success In Pittsburgh

Pittsburgh Pirates right-handed starter Ivan Nova has pitched well with the Pittsburgh Pirates.  He has exceeded everybody’s expectations.  Some of the keys to doing so have been changing his pitches and sequencing. Ivan Nova came over from the New York Yankees on August 1, 2016, for prospects Tito Polo and Stephen Tarpley.  The move was a head scratching […] Ivan Nova’s Success In Pittsburgh - Rum Bunter - Rum Bunter - A Pittsburgh Pirates Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Beaver County Times Jun 17, 2017
Pirates hope Nova can give bullpen a break

Pirates hope Nova can give bullpen a break

PITTSBURGH — Ivan Nova will take the hill on Saturday for the Pirates as they continue their three-game series with the Chicago Cubs at 8:15 p.m.
Nova stars as Pirates beat Locke, Marlins 3-1 (Jun 11, 2017)

Nova stars as Pirates beat Locke, Marlins 3-1 (Jun 11, 2017)

PITTSBURGH (AP) Ivan Nova pitched six shutout innings, Elias Diaz drove in two runs and the Pittsburgh Pirates beat Jeff Locke and the Miami Marlins 3-1 on Sunday.
Washington Times Jun 11, 2017

Nova stars as Pirates beat Locke, Marlins 3-1

PITTSBURGH (AP) - Ivan Nova pitched six shutout innings, Elias Diaz drove in two runs and the Pittsburgh Pirates beat Jeff Locke and the Miami Marlins 3-1 on Sunday. Nova (6-4) allowed one hit, struck out four and walked none. He showed no ill effects from the left knee inflammation ...

Pirates offense picks up, Ivan Nova shuts down Marlins in 3-1 win

Boy, was left-hander Jeff Locke greeted warmly Sunday at PNC Park.
Pirates Breakdown Jun 7, 2017

Pittsburgh Pirates facing tough choices with Kuhl, Williams

With Jameson Taillon set to return to the starting rotation fairly soon, the Pittsburgh Pirates will have a decision to make.  Who is going to be the odd man out? The Pittsburgh Pirates rotation is suddenly a very fluid one. Gerrit Cole and Ivan Nova are locked in.  Tyler Glasnow is still the top prospect. […] The post Pittsburgh Pirates facing tough choices with Kuhl, Williams appeared first on Pirates Breakdown.

Robbie Ray blanks Pirates, 3-0, as Ivan Nova drops pitcher's duel

On nights when right-hander Ivan Nova is on the pitcher’s mound for the Pirates, there is an eye on the clock and another on the pitch count. When Nova is locked in a pitchers’ duel, as he was Tuesday against Arizona Diamondbacks left-hander Robbie Ray, there barely is enough time to wolf down a sandwich or polish off cotton candy before the ballgame breathes its last gasps.
Beaver County Times May 25, 2017
Pirates' Ivan Nova was nearly complete in a 9-4 win over the Braves

Pirates' Ivan Nova was nearly complete in a 9-4 win over the Braves

Nova pitched into the ninth inning before tiring, local favorite Adam Frazier hit a three-run homer and the Pittsburgh Pirates pounded Bartolo Colon for a 9-4 victory over the Atlanta Braves on Thursday.
Nova, Frazier lead Pirates to 9-4 win over Braves (May 25, 2017)

Nova, Frazier lead Pirates to 9-4 win over Braves (May 25, 2017)

ATLANTA (AP) Ivan Nova pitched into the ninth inning, Adam Frazier hit a three-run homer and the Pittsburgh Pirates pounded Bartolo Colon for a 9-4 victory over the Atlanta Braves on Thursday.
Pirates Breakdown May 25, 2017

Takeaways And Throwaways – Pittsburgh Pirates Jump on Braves

Ivan Nova was mostly dominant, and the Pittsburgh Pirates jumped all over the Atlanta Braves. They then put things on cruise control for a 9-4 win. Welcome to Takeaways & Throwaways. Shortly after every Pittsburgh Pirates game, come to Pirates Breakdown to see our flash recap format. We’ll tell you everything you need to know about the […] The post Takeaways And Throwaways – Pittsburgh Pirates Jump on Braves appeared first on Pirates Breakdown.

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