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   PHILADELPHIA — Aaron Altherr had quite a game for a guy who sat on the bench the first six innings.  
04/22/2018 - 22:26
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PHILADELPHIA — Rhys Hoskins let two fastballs down the middle go for strikes and somehow saw another one.  
04/22/2018 - 00:09
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Odubel Herrera's eighth inning triple served as the difference maker, as the Phillies continue to cool off the Pirates, winning 2-1 at Citizens Bank Park Friday night.

PHILADELPHIA — On yet another chilly April night in their ballpark, the Phillies stayed hot at home.

04/20/2018 - 22:18
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PHILADELPHIA — Jake Arrieta threw like an old-school ace wearing a retro powder blue Phillies uniform fit for a throwback outing. Arrieta flashed the All-Star form that made Philadelphia covet him in free agency, striking out 10 and tossing one-hit ball over seven innings to lead the Phillies to a 7-0 win over the Pirates on Thursday night.

Rhys Hoskins homered, and Cesar Hernandez had a three-run single to pace the Phillies in their first game back from a 4-2 trip.

 

04/20/2018 - 00:03
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The Bucs prevented the sweep with six RBI and five runs from their traditional bench players, beating the Rockies 10-2 Wednesday afternoon.

Manager Clint Hurdle elected to use all four of his normal reserves on the day game after playing the night before, and all four came through with a hit and either a run or an RBI.

04/18/2018 - 16:43
Alex Stumpf
Chad Bettis outdueled Trevor Williams, holding the Pirates to 7.1 innings of 5-hit, shutout baseball, in the Rockies 2-0 win over Pittsburgh at a frigid PNC Park Tuesday night.
04/17/2018 - 22:34
Anthony Jaskulski
Pirates’ starter Steven Brault had trouble putting batters away Monday, giving the Colorado Rockies the edge they needed to win 6-2.

Brault (2-1) started the game getting ahead in the count 0-2 against leadoff man DJ LeMahieu, but he lost him and surrendered a walk.

04/16/2018 - 23:16
Alex Stumpf
The Pirates made a handful of moves before their game against the Colorado Rockies Monday, placing Josh Harrison on the disabled list, optioning Dovydas Neverauskas to AAA and promoting LHP Enny Romero and infielder Max Moroff from Indianapolis.

Josh Harrison was diagnosed with a fractured fifth metacarpal- which is between the wrist and the pinky- in his left hand Monday after being hit by a pitch Sunday by Marlins’ pitcher Jose

04/16/2018 - 17:13
Alex Stumpf
MIAMI — When things became testy between the Pittsburgh Pirates and Miami Marlins, Starling Marte kept swinging. And connecting. If the Pirates sought retribution for an inside fastball that sidelined Josh Harrison, Marte provided it by going 5 for 5, including a ninth-inning homer to cap a 7-3 victory Sunday.

Both teams kept their tempers in check even as two Pirates and one Marlin were hit by pitches.

04/15/2018 - 19:59
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MIAMI (AP) — Corey Dickerson has been one of the hottest hitters in the National League. So when he stepped to the plate for Pittsburgh in the ninth inning of a scoreless game, with runners at the corners and one out, his teammates were sure he'd swing away.

Instead, Dickerson bunted. And it worked, barely.

04/15/2018 - 03:48
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