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  1. A.J. Burnett’s elbow “is the best it’s felt in a long, long time”

    Aug 26, 2015, 10:47 AM EDT

    A.J. Burnett

    Burnett is on the disabled list and has said repeatedly that he plans to retire after the season

  2. A.J. Burnett “feels good” in recovery from elbow injury

    Aug 17, 2015, 10:15 AM EDT

    A.J. Burnett

    Can the 38-year-old pitch again before plans to retire after this season?

  3. A.J. Burnett has a strained flexor tendon. Could pitch again this year.

    Aug 3, 2015, 2:43 PM EDT

    A.J. Burnett

    It’s not necessarily likely, but since it isn’t a torn UCL there’s at least a chance he could make it back.

  4. A.J. Burnett’s career may be over

    Aug 2, 2015, 5:15 PM EDT

    A.J. Burnett

    A.J. Burnett is prepared to pitch through an elbow injury if necessary.

  5. Pirates place A.J. Burnett on the disabled list with elbow inflammation

    Jul 31, 2015, 8:55 PM EDT

    A.J. Burnett

    A.J. Burnett hits the DL with an elbow issue. Recently-acquired pitcher J.A. Happ will take his spot in the rotation.

  6. 2015 MLB Trade Deadline Tracker

    Jul 31, 2015, 4:15 PM EDT

    Detroit Tigers v Seattle Mariners

    We’re recapping all of the deals as they come down.

  7. Chasing Hershiser: Inside the numbers during Zack Greinke’s scoreless streak

    Jul 19, 2015, 9:05 PM EDT

    Zack Greinke

    Zack Greinke is 15 1/3 innings away from matching Orel Hershiser’s major league record of 59 consecutive scoreless innings. Exactly how good has he been, and how does he compare to Hershiser?

  8. Zack Greinke and Dallas Keuchel named All-Star starters

    Jul 13, 2015, 12:31 PM EDT

    Zack Greinke AP

    Bruce Bochy and Ned Yost make their picks.

  9. Settling the Score: Saturday’s results

    Jul 12, 2015, 8:56 AM EDT

    Andrew McCutchen

    What a night it was at Pittsburgh’s PNC Park.

  10. Settling the Score: Friday’s results

    Jul 11, 2015, 8:58 AM EDT

    PITTSBURGH, PA - JULY 10: Gerrit Cole #45 of the Pittsburgh Pirates pitches in the first inning during the game against the St. Louis Cardinals at PNC Park on July 10, 2015 in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. (Photo by Justin K. Aller/Getty Images)

    A quick recap of a busy Friday around MLB, including an important NL Central battle.

  11. Pitchers and reserves for 2015 MLB All-Star Game announced

    Jul 6, 2015, 7:00 PM EDT

    All-Star Logo

    The starters for the 2015 MLB All-Star Game were announced on Sunday, so now it’s time to learn the pitchers and reserves who have been selected to represent the American League and National League at Great American Ball Park in Cincinnati on Tuesday, July 14…

  12. Pirates prospect Jameson Taillon to miss two months due to hernia surgery

    Jul 3, 2015, 6:55 PM EDT

    Jameson Taillon

    Jameson Taillon was getting pretty close to returning to action for the Pirates, but an inguinal hernia has knocked him back on the shelf.

  13. And That Happened: Sunday’s scores and highlights

    Jun 15, 2015, 7:40 AM EDT

    Miguel Cabrera

    Miguel Cabrera thought about leasing Corey Kluber but he talked with his financial advisor and determined that owning him was the better option.

  14. And That Happened: Thursday’s scores and highlights

    May 29, 2015, 7:13 AM EDT

    Corey Kluber

    Corey Kulber’s last four starts: 3-0 with 50 strikeouts and two walks in 32 innings. Yowza.

  15. Pirates starters had a weekend of double-digit strikeout performances

    May 24, 2015, 7:10 PM EDT

    Francisco Liriano

    Pirates starters Gerrit Cole, A.J. Burnett, and Francisco Liriano combined for 32 strikeouts in a three-game sweep of the Mets over the weekend.

  16. And That Happened: Sunday’s scores and highlights

    May 18, 2015, 6:01 AM EDT

    Shelby Miller

    I know, Shelby. I can’t believe the “Mad Men” finale either.

  17. And That Happened: Tuesday’s scores and highlights

    May 13, 2015, 7:26 AM EDT

    Moon

    Look what Giancarlo Stanton did to the dang moon!

  18. Settling the Score: Friday’s results

    May 2, 2015, 8:53 AM EDT

    Cardinals v Pirates

    A quick look at a busy Friday around MLB, including an early NL Central battle between the Cardinals and Pirates.

  19. 2015 Preview: Pittsburgh Pirates

    Mar 25, 2015, 7:48 PM EDT

    mccutchen hurdle getty

    Can the Bucs make a third consecutive trip to the postseason?

  20. Francisco Liriano named Opening Day starter by the Pirates

    Mar 17, 2015, 5:41 PM EDT

    francisco liriano getty

    Liriano posted a 2.20 ERA with 94 strikeouts in 86 innings after the All-Star break.

  21. Josh Reddick gave up his number to Billy Butler for an X-Box

    Mar 2, 2015, 5:12 PM EDT

    Oakland Athletics v Toronto Blue Jays

    Seems a bit light as far as these things go.

  22. A.J. Burnett: “I got one (season) left.”

    Jan 11, 2015, 7:10 PM EDT

    A.J. Burnett AP

    A.J. Burnett plans to retire after the 2015 season. He returned to the Pirates after signing a one-year deal in November.

  23. 2015 Free Agent Tracker

    Dec 25, 2014, 1:23 PM EDT

    Hanley Ramirez

    Your one-stop shop for all of the offseason signings.

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