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Beaver County Times 15 hours ago
Jaso's clutch clutch hits cap Pirates' rally over Mets
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Jaso's clutch clutch hits cap Pirates' rally over Mets

Despite a recent move to the bench, John Jaso proved he can still be valuable hitter. He proved it again Saturday night in a 5-4 over the Mets.
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette 15 hours ago

Jaso ties, wins game for Pirates in 5-4 come-from-behind victory over Mets

The flock of New Yorkers gathered behind the visitor’s dugout at PNC Park before Saturday’s game serenaded Mets manager Terry Collins, standing nearby, with a song for his 68th birthday. Collins waved and smiled. When Collins walked past the dugout, one fan, feeling his oats, piped up to inform the...
Amazin Avenue 15 hours ago

Final Score: Pirates 5, Mets 4—Jaso with a one-two punch to the face-o

The Mets snatch defeat from the jaws of victory. Zack Wheeler tossed six solid innings tonight and the bullpen looked pretty good for a while, but then things fell apart and the Mets lost to the Pirates 5-4 in ten innings. The Mets held a 4-3 lead in the bottom of the ninth, but Addison Reed allowed...
Mets 360 15 hours ago

Gut Reaction: Pirates 5, Mets 4 (10 INN) 5/27/17

The birthday boy Terry Collins won’t sleep very well tonight, as the Pirates defeated the Mets 5-4 tonight. The now 68 year-old managed his team to a tied Saturday night. Although the team received solid production from both sides of…Read more →
Washington Times 15 hours ago
Jaso's RBI singles in 9th, 10th rally Pirates past Mets 5-4

Jaso's RBI singles in 9th, 10th rally Pirates past Mets 5-4

PITTSBURGH (AP) - Terry Collins, the oldest current manager in the major leagues, did not have a happy 68th birthday as his New York Mets blew a save for the fifth time in their last seven chances. John Jaso singled home the tying run in the ninth inning and the ...

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Pittsburgh Post-Gazette 20 hours ago

Three weeks after cancer diagnosis, Jameson Taillon set to pitch in minor-league game

On Sunday, one day shy of three weeks since Jameson Taillon underwent surgery for testicular cancer, he’ll return to the pitcher’s mound to start for Class AA Altoona in Erie, according to a source.
Beaver County Times 21 hours ago
Daniel Hudson showing signs of the pitcher the Pirates hoped he would become when they signed him

Daniel Hudson showing signs of the pitcher the Pirates hoped he would become when they signed him

After working through a tough April, the right-hander seems to be hitting his stride in the Pirates' organization.
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette 21 hours ago

Antonio Bastardo, Josh Lindblom begin rehab assignments at Indianapolis

A pair of rehabbing Pirates relievers are on track to return from the 10-day disabled list shortly. Left-hander Antonio Bastardo and right-hander Josh Lindblom reported to Class AAA Indianapolis Saturday to begin their rehab assignments.
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette 22 hours ago

Hall of Famer Jim Bunning, former Pirates pitcher and blunt-spoken senator, dies at 85

Jim Bunning, the former Pittsburgh Pirates and Hall of Fame pitcher who threw a perfect game and later forged a second career as a fervently conservative and often cantankerous Republican congressman and senator from Kentucky, died Friday in the Fort Thomas, Ky., area. He was 85.

Game 50: Bastardo, Lindblom on the mend

Story by Rob Biertempfel/Photo by Christopher Horner Injured relievers Antonio Bastardo (strained left quad) and Josh Lindblom (left side discomfort) today began rehab assignments with Triple-A Indianapolis. Bastardo has been out since April 25. Lindblom went on the disabled liston May 20. >>> Yinz want links? I’ve got links: Some home cooking for the kid …
CBS NY May 26, 2017
Walker Homers Twice As Mets Clobber Pirates

Walker Homers Twice As Mets Clobber Pirates

Neil Walker homered twice in his return to his hometown, Jacob deGrom gave New York's bullpen a needed rest and the Mets beat the Pittsburgh Pirates on Friday night.

Game 49: Polanco returns… McCutchen gets bumped down

BY Chris Adamski NORTH SHORE – While the biggest news of the day is that Andrew McCutchen has been bumped down the batting order, there’s also the non-trivial matter of the team’s cleanup hitter returning to the lineup.   Polanco hadn’t played since May 14 because of a left hamstring strain. Though he was activated …

Andrew McCutchen dropped to sixth in Pirates lineup for series opener vs. Mets

Andrew McCutchen is back in the Pirates lineup Friday, but he’s not batting third.
Beaver County Times May 25, 2017
Andrew McCutchen may be the Pirates' odd hitter out when Gregory Polanco returns Friday

Andrew McCutchen may be the Pirates' odd hitter out when Gregory Polanco returns Friday

In the 10 games since Polanco went down, John Jaso has hit .296 with a .925 OPS. In the same time frame, McCutchen hit .171 with a .416 OPS.
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.
Washington Times May 25, 2017

Nova, Frazier lead Pirates to 9-4 win over Braves

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. The Pirates split the four-game series at SunTrust Park after losing the first two contests. This one ...

Frazier, Cervelli lead charge as Pirates earn series split against Braves

ATLANTA — There was no sweat under the midday Georgia sun.
Sports Illustrated May 25, 2017

Andrew McCutchen benched again, but Pirates—and baseball—should root for a rebound

Benched amid a slump and off to his worst start ever, Andrew McCutchen has sunk to a new low after an awful 2016, but the Pittsburgh Pirates—and all of baseball—would benefit from a turnaround.

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    Daniel Hudson showing signs of the pitcher the Pirates hoped he would become when they signed him

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