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The Pirates put together a wild comeback bid in the final two innings Friday, but they fell short in an 11-10 loss to the St. Louis Cardinals.

THE BIG STORY

They came short, but the Bucs battled Friday.

08/19/2017 - 00:01
Alex Stumpf
The Pirates allowed 10 unanswered runs in an 11-7 loss to the St. Louis Cardinals in a rain filled Thursday night, pushing their losing streak to five games.

HOW THEY SCORED: Josh Harrison opened the scoring with a two run home run down the left field in line in the first.

08/18/2017 - 01:26
Alex Stumpf
Josh Bell had three hits and two RBI but the Brewers hit five home runs off Pirates' pitchers and Milwaukee edged Pittsburgh 7-6 on Thursday afternoon in Miller Park.

Two former Pirates, Neil Walker and Keon Broxton, were among four Brewers to hit home runs.

08/16/2017 - 17:48
Tony DeFazio
Ivan Nova allowed just four hits and one earned run over six innings, but the Pirates lost their third straight, falling to the Brewers 3-1.

Ivan Nova allowed just four hits and one earned run over six innings, but the Pirates lost their third straight, falling to the Brewers 3-1.

08/15/2017 - 22:26
A.P.
The Blue Jays scored five runs in the first inning against Chad Kuhl and cruised to a 7-1 victory over the Pirates on Sunday in Toronto.

TORONTO (AP) -- After a forgettable July, J.A. Happ has been unbeatable so far in August.

08/14/2017 - 06:45
A.P.
Chris Rowley, a former first lieutenant in the United States Army, pitched 5 1/3 innings to win his major league debut as the Toronto Blue Jays beat the Pittsburgh Pirates 7-2 on Saturday.

Rowley is the first graduate of the United States Military Academy in West Point, New York, to reach the majors.

08/12/2017 - 19:11
A.P.
Jameson Taillon pitched six innings to snap a three-start winless streak, Josh Harrison had two hits and the Pittsburgh Pirates beat the Toronto Blue Jays 4-2 on Friday night, their seventh win in nine games.

Pirates outfielder Andrew McCutchen limped off because of a sore left knee one batter after hitting an RBI double in the third. McCutchen was replaced by Starling Marte.

08/11/2017 - 22:46
A.P.
Josh Bell and Sean Rodriguez homered and Gerrit Cole pitched eight strong innings as the Pirates won for the sixth time in their past eight games, beating Detroit 7-5.

DETROIT (AP) -- Rookie Josh Bell hit his 20th homer and drove in three runs Thursday, leading the Pittsburgh Pirates to a 7-5 victory over the Detroit Tigers.

08/10/2017 - 17:45
A.P.
Justin Verlander allowed one hit over eight scoreless innings and Detroit infielders Nicholas Castellanos and Ian Kinsler combined for nine RBI as the Tigers beat the Pirates 10-0.

DETROIT (AP) -- Justin Verlander allowed one hit over eight innings and the Detroit Tigers beat the Pittsburgh Pirates 10-0 on Wednesday night.

08/09/2017 - 22:56
A.P.
Chad Kuhl pitched six strong innings and drove in two runs to lead the Pirates over the Tigers 6-3 on Tuesday.

Chad Kuhl took to a more sel

08/08/2017 - 23:47
Anthony Jaskulski
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