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Trevor Williams settles in after rough first inning as the Pirates make it six wins in a row

Trevor Williams settles in after rough first inning as the Pirates make it six wins in a row

Williams allowed three runs in the first inning but after Tony Wolters' leadoff double in the second he didn't allow a hit until in the sixth.
Jul 20, 2017

Special teams is Steelers' biggest area for improvement

The Steelers have one of the NFL's finest offenses and a defense that is improving rapidly after years of investment in it through the draft. Special teams though is where the Steelers need to improve most.
Jul 19, 2017
Pirates bullpen quietly providing relief in July

Pirates bullpen quietly providing relief in July

The Pirates’ bullpen led the league with six blown saves in June as both set-up man Daniel Hudson and closer Tony Watson went through extended struggles that saw them removed from late-inning roles. But July has been a different story…
Jul 19, 2017
Steelers' expectations haven't always met reality following AFC Championship losses

Steelers' expectations haven't always met reality following AFC Championship losses

The Steelers' record following losses in the AFC Championship isn't great, but the last time they lost to New England in the title game (2004), they followed it up with a win in Super Bowl XL.
Jul 19, 2017
Chris Mueller: Steelers RB Le'Veon Bell shouldn't show up at training camp until it's nearly over

Chris Mueller: Steelers RB Le'Veon Bell shouldn't show up at training camp until it's nearly over

Chris Mueller breaks down his thoughts on the Pirates and Steelers.
Jul 18, 2017
Pirates outfielder Starling Marte already met with warm welcome from teammates

Pirates outfielder Starling Marte already met with warm welcome from teammates

Just because playing without their starting left fielder and leadoff hitter for 80 games was painful, the Pirates aren’t holding a grudge.
Jul 17, 2017
Mark Madden: Phil Kessel has his flaws, but he's won two Cups, so he's not leaving Pittsburgh

Mark Madden: Phil Kessel has his flaws, but he's won two Cups, so he's not leaving Pittsburgh

If the Penguins hadn't won the Stanley Cup, Kessel would be actively shopped, but they did, so Kessel isn't going anywhere. For now and probably the length of 2017-18. Results change opinion, and that trickles down to decisions.
Jul 17, 2017
Steelers cling to their traditions, like off-site training camp

Steelers cling to their traditions, like off-site training camp

The Steelers will return to Pittsburgh for one night during training camp to hold Family Fest at Heinz Field. Could this be the start of the Steelers moving camp away from Latrobe? Hard to say, but it feels like a…
Jul 17, 2017
What's next for Steelers RB Le'Veon Bell after failing to reach contract extension

What's next for Steelers RB Le'Veon Bell after failing to reach contract extension

The Steelers' star running back will play the upcoming season under the franchise tag and make a league-high $12.12 million for players at his position. First, he has to sign that tag before he can report to training camp in…
Jul 17, 2017
Steelers 2017 Training Camp Schedule: When to go

Steelers 2017 Training Camp Schedule: When to go

When should you make the pilgrimage out to Latrobe to see the Steelers in training camp? Here's when.
Jul 17, 2017
Pitt's Jordan Whitehead (Central Valley) on Hornung Award watch list

Pitt's Jordan Whitehead (Central Valley) on Hornung Award watch list

Whitehead is on four watch lists for major awards: Hornung (most versatile player), Bednarik (top defensive player), Nagurski (top defensive player) and Thorpe (top defensive back).
Jul 16, 2017

For Steelers, no easy answers in Le'Veon Bell negotiations

Le'Veon Bell is arguably the best running back in the league, but he's also among the most injury-prone. That makes giving Bell a long-term extension a dicey proposition. The Steelers have until Monday afternoon to reach an agreement with Bell,…
Jul 16, 2017
Frazier's 9th-inning single gives Pirates 4-3 win over Cards

Frazier's 9th-inning single gives Pirates 4-3 win over Cards

Adam Frazier delivered a walk-off RBI single in the bottom of the ninth inning to give the Pirates a 4-3 win over the Cardinals Sunday at PNC Park in Pittsburgh.
Jul 16, 2017
Steelers Spotlight: OL Kyle Friend must be versatile as potential depth piece

Steelers Spotlight: OL Kyle Friend must be versatile as potential depth piece

Times NFL Correspondent Chris Mueller highlights an under-the-radar player at each position to watch during Steelers training camp. Today: OL Kyle Friend
Jul 16, 2017
Kang unlikely to rejoin Pirates in 2017

Kang unlikely to rejoin Pirates in 2017

General manager Neal Huntington said Sunday it is unlikely third baseman Jung Ho Kang will return in 2017, and his future beyond that is murky as well.