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Pittsburgh Pirates debut 'Pizza Penny' pierogi, spread of new foods - Tribune-Review

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Pittsburgh Pirates debut 'Pizza Penny' pierogi, spread of new foods
Tribune-Review
The Pittsburgh Pirates added to their lineup Thursday in the "Great Pierogi Race," announcing the addition of Pizza Penny — the second female in the group of pierogi characters that races following the fifth inning. She joins Bacon Burt, Cheese ...
Pittsburgh Pirates' PNC Park 2017 additions: Roaming alcohol, Pizza Pierogi racer & morePennLive.com
Pittsburgh Pirates Install Eaton's Advanced LED Lighting and Controls System at PNC Park in Time for the 2017 SeasonYahoo Finance
Pirates spend offseason adding to, improving PNC ParkPittsburgh Business Times
WTAE Pittsburgh -CBS Pittsburgh / KDKA
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Pittsburgh Pirates Fans – Make Pirates Breakdown Your 2017 Pirates Analysis Destination - Pirates Breakdown

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Pittsburgh Pirates Fans – Make Pirates Breakdown Your 2017 Pirates Analysis Destination
Pirates Breakdown
Pittsburgh Pirates fans will want to stay tuned to Pirates Breakdown all through the 2017 baseball season. Here's what we have planned. Pittsburgh Pirates fans have really responded to our coverage of their favorite team, and we could not possibly be ...

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How will the Pittsburgh Pirates replace Kang's WAR? - Pirates Breakdown

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Pirates Breakdown

How will the Pittsburgh Pirates replace Kang's WAR?
Pirates Breakdown
With news that the Pittsburgh Pirates will be without Jung Ho Kang for the foreseeable future and perhaps all of 2017, can the internal candidates fill the void and match the WAR that he was expected to produce? (Editor's note: Shortly before press ...
Pirates think Jung-Ho Kang can get a visaBucs Dugout

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Pittsburgh Pirates: Final Thoughts on Spring Training - Rum Bunter

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Rum Bunter

Pittsburgh Pirates: Final Thoughts on Spring Training
Rum Bunter
Editorial: The Pittsburgh Pirates are heading North. In just a few days, the Pittsburgh Pirates will be taking on the Boston Red Sox and the 2017 season will be underway. Spring Training is always viewed as too long or not that important. Furthermore ...
Pittsburgh Pirates: 2017 MLB season previewFanSided
Pittsburgh Pirates Wake Up Call – The GM Settles All Family BusinessPirates Breakdown

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The Pittsburgh Pirates and the Upper Third of the Strike Zone - Pirates Breakdown

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Pirates Breakdown

The Pittsburgh Pirates and the Upper Third of the Strike Zone
Pirates Breakdown
In trying to find out why the Pittsburgh Pirates did not like to pitch up in the zone, we may have developed a new way to look at strike zone effectiveness. We're calling it “ZEF.” Editor's note – this is a rather large post. We would highly recommend ...

Pittsburgh Pirates Install Eaton's Advanced LED Lighting and Controls System at PNC Park in Time for the 2017 Season - Yahoo Finance

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Yahoo Finance

Pittsburgh Pirates Install Eaton's Advanced LED Lighting and Controls System at PNC Park in Time for the 2017 Season
Yahoo Finance
Power management company Eaton today announced that its advanced Ephesus light-emitting diode (LED) sports lighting and controls system is being installed at PNC Park, home of the Pittsburgh Pirates, for the 2017 season. Featuring industry-leading ...

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Pittsburgh Pirates: 2017 MLB season preview - FanSided

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FanSided

Pittsburgh Pirates: 2017 MLB season preview
FanSided
Coming into last season, the Pittsburgh Pirates were progress personified; potential being more and more realized on an annual basis. They had come to count themselves among the among the winningest teams in baseball since 2014, the year where they ...
Pittsburgh Pirates Wake Up Call – The GM Settles All Family BusinessPirates Breakdown

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Pittsburgh Pirates Make it or Break it Candidates for 2017 - Rum Bunter

Wed, 03/29/2017 - 21:09

Rum Bunter

Pittsburgh Pirates Make it or Break it Candidates for 2017
Rum Bunter
Editorial: Which Pittsburgh Pirates will step up to the plate in 2017 that failed to do so in 2016? Here are three make it or break it candidates and how they could ...

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Pittsburgh Pirates Make it or Break it Candidates for 2017 - Rum Bunter

Wed, 03/29/2017 - 21:09

Rum Bunter

Pittsburgh Pirates Make it or Break it Candidates for 2017
Rum Bunter
Editorial: Which Pittsburgh Pirates will step up to the plate in 2017 that failed to do so in 2016? Here are three make it or break it candidates and how they could change everything for the Pirates in 2017. In a 2015 press conference, Mike Tomlin ...

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Between Growing Kids, Weddings & More, Pirates Had Busy Off-Season - CBS Pittsburgh / KDKA

Wed, 03/29/2017 - 19:25

CBS Pittsburgh / KDKA

Between Growing Kids, Weddings & More, Pirates Had Busy Off-Season
CBS Pittsburgh / KDKA
BRADENTON, Fla. (KDKA) — The language of baseball is universal, but inside the Pittsburgh Pirates' clubhouse you never know what you're going to hear. There's plenty of Spanish, some Italian influence, and now, South African has been added to the mix.

Pirates Release Jared Hughes, Hurdle Calls It 'One Of Hardest' Decisions He's Made - CBS Pittsburgh / KDKA

Wed, 03/29/2017 - 18:45

CBS Pittsburgh / KDKA

Pirates Release Jared Hughes, Hurdle Calls It 'One Of Hardest' Decisions He's Made
CBS Pittsburgh / KDKA
PITTSBURGH (93-7 The FAN) – “It was a hard decision, maybe one of the hardest I've been involved in.” That's how Pirates manager Clint Hurdle described the release of reliever Jared Hughes on Wednesday. The 31-year-old signed a one-year, 2.83 million ...
Pittsburgh Pirates Release Jared HughesRum Bunter
BREAKING NEWS: Pittsburgh Pirates release Jared HughesPirates Breakdown
Pirates place Jared Hughes on waiversFanRag Sports (blog)
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette -Pirates Prospects (press release) (subscription) (blog) -Tribune-Review
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Economic Impact of Pittsburgh Pirates Spring Training in Manatee County - WWSB ABC 7

Wed, 03/29/2017 - 18:38

WWSB ABC 7

Economic Impact of Pittsburgh Pirates Spring Training in Manatee County
WWSB ABC 7
"You can walk every street of Bradenton and find so many native Pittsburgh residents here and we attribute that to the Pirates training here since 1969." According to a convention bureau impact study, the total economic impact that spring training ...

Phils pummel Pirates - Bradenton Herald

Wed, 03/29/2017 - 17:34

Bradenton Herald

Phils pummel Pirates
Bradenton Herald
Pirates' big bat: Jordy Mercer went 2-for-3 with two doubles and a run scored. Pirates' starter watch: Gerrit Cole gave up three runs and four hits in three innings, while Trevor Williams struck out six batters over four scoreless relief innings. What ...

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Pittsburgh Pirates Release Jared Hughes - Rum Bunter

Wed, 03/29/2017 - 17:15

Rum Bunter

Pittsburgh Pirates Release Jared Hughes
Rum Bunter
After spending six years in the Major Leagues with the Pittsburgh Pirates, Jared Hughes has been released. This makes him a free agent for the first time in his professional career. It has been covered on this site that Hughes is a pitcher in decline ...
Pirates Release Jared Hughes, Hurdle Calls It 'One Of Hardest' Decisions He's MadeCBS Pittsburgh / KDKA
BREAKING NEWS: Pittsburgh Pirates release Jared HughesPirates Breakdown
Pirates place Jared Hughes on waiversFanRag Sports (blog)
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette -Tribune-Review -Bucs Dugout
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Pirates place Jared Hughes on waivers - FanRag Sports (blog)

Wed, 03/29/2017 - 14:28

FanRag Sports (blog)

Pirates place Jared Hughes on waivers
FanRag Sports (blog)
Two years ago, the Pittsburgh Pirates posted the best bullpen ERA in the major leagues. However, before 2017 even begins, another major piece of that great bullpen will be gone. On Wednesday, the Pirates placed right-handed relief pitcher Jared Hughes ...
BREAKING NEWS: Pittsburgh Pirates release Jared HughesPirates Breakdown
Pirates place Jared Hughes on release waiversPittsburgh Post-Gazette
Pirates Place Jared Hughes on Unconditional Release WaiversPirates Prospects (press release) (subscription) (blog)
MLB Trade Rumors
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BREAKING NEWS: Pittsburgh Pirates release Jared Hughes - Pirates Breakdown

Wed, 03/29/2017 - 13:19

Pirates Breakdown

BREAKING NEWS: Pittsburgh Pirates release Jared Hughes
Pirates Breakdown
According to Ken Rosenthal, the Pittsburgh Pirates have placed Jared Hughes on Release Waivers. Source: #Pirates' Jared Hughes on release waivers. — Ken Rosenthal (@Ken_Rosenthal) March 29, 2017. The difference between this and DFAing is if no ...
Pirates place Jared Hughes on waiversFanRag Sports (blog)
Pirates place Jared Hughes on release waiversPittsburgh Post-Gazette
Pirates Place Jared Hughes on Unconditional Release WaiversPirates Prospects (press release) (subscription) (blog)
MLB Trade Rumors -Tribune-Review
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Pittsburgh Pirates Option Hutchison to Indianapolis - Pirates Breakdown

Wed, 03/29/2017 - 12:24

Pirates Breakdown

Pittsburgh Pirates Option Hutchison to Indianapolis
Pirates Breakdown
The Pittsburgh Pirates' competition for the fifth starter position is now down to two with the team's announcement that Drew Hutchison is headed to Indy. Two years ago, Drew Hutchison was the Toronto Blue Jays' opening day starting pitcher. This season ...
Pirates option Drew Hutchison, opening 5th starter battleBucs Dugout
Pirates Battle For Final Spot In Rotation Down To TwoCBS Pittsburgh / KDKA
Pirates' Hutchison rocked in auditionAltoona Mirror
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette -Pirates Prospects (press release) (subscription) (blog) -Tribune-Review
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Pittsburgh Pirates: Five series' to watch in 2017 - Pirates Breakdown

Wed, 03/29/2017 - 12:05

Pirates Breakdown

Pittsburgh Pirates: Five series' to watch in 2017
Pirates Breakdown
In less than one week, the Pittsburgh Pirates will open their 2017 campaign in Boston against the Red Sox. It is always fun to see the Pirates play in older venues such as Fenway Park. Gerrit Cole will take the mound opening day opposing the defending ...
How the NL Central shapes up behind the CubsThe Herald-News
Make baseball hate again: Five Pirates opponents worthy of your ragePGH City Paper
Pirates Division Rivals: St. Louis CardinalsRum Bunter

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Participation in the World Baseball Classic could give the Pittsburgh Pirates an edge - PGH City Paper

Wed, 03/29/2017 - 06:15

PGH City Paper

Participation in the World Baseball Classic could give the Pittsburgh Pirates an edge
PGH City Paper
Standing in front of his locker, Pittsburgh Pirates left fielder Gregory Polanco could barely contain his excitement as he met with reporters on March 21 in Bradenton, Fla. It was his first day back at spring training since leaving the team in early ...
Pirates RF Polanco to skip Canada trip with shoulder issueYahoo Sports
Pirates notebook: Polanco has visa 'glitch,' Hutchison sent to minorsTribune-Review
Passport issue will keep Gregory Polanco from traveling to MontrealPittsburgh Post-Gazette
CBS Pittsburgh / KDKA
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