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  1. 2015 Free Agent Tracker

    Nov 27, 2014, 4:00 PM EST

    Jon Lester

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

  2. Pirates’ next reclamation project pitcher: Radhames Liz

    Nov 21, 2014, 10:47 AM EST

    Radhames Liz, Ernesto Frieri

    Pittsburgh has done great work recently turning around the careers of pitchers.

  3. Pirates sign A.J. Burnett to one-year, $8.5 million deal

    Nov 14, 2014, 3:37 PM EST

    A.J. Burnett

    Significantly less than the $12.75 million player option he declined to leave the Phillies.

  4. HardballTalk’s Top 150 Free Agents for 2015

    Oct 31, 2014, 9:00 AM EST

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    Including writeups for the top 63, because we’re not always all about round numbers.

  5. Russell Martin’s free agency looms large as Pirates face offseason

    Oct 1, 2014, 11:54 PM EST

    Milwaukee Brewers v Pittsburgh Pirates

    After Wednesday’s 8-0 loss, it’s time for the Pirates to start thinking about next year.

  6. Madison Bumgarner delivers a shutout as Giants roll past Pirates in NL Wild Card Game

    Oct 1, 2014, 11:20 PM EST

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    Madison Bumgarner dominated over nine shutout innings and Brandon Crawford hit a grand slam as San Francisco cruised to an easy 8-0 victory over the host Pirates on Wednesday night in Pittsburgh.

  7. Brandon Crawford hits grand slam, Giants lead Pirates in National League Wild Card Game

    Oct 1, 2014, 9:38 PM EST

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    The Giants are out to a 4-0 lead in the National League Wild Card Game at Pittsburgh’s PNC Park courtesy of a fourth-inning grand slam by shortstop Brandon Crawford.

  8. Wild Card Game: Giants vs. Pirates lineups

    Oct 1, 2014, 4:04 PM EST

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    Not a ton of surprises. Gaby Sanchez in at first over Ike Davis because of the lefty on the hill. Otherwise, play ball.

  9. Pirates go with three catchers on Wild Card game roster

    Oct 1, 2014, 1:15 PM EST

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    Starting pitchers Francisco Liriano and Gerrit Cole off the Wild Card game roster, which is fairly typical.

  10. Playoff Reset: The National League Wild Card Game

    Oct 1, 2014, 8:29 AM EST

    Andrew McCutchen

    Bumgarner vs. Volquez is, on paper anyway, something of a mismatch. But as we saw in last night’s game, predicting these things is a fool’s errand.

  11. Pirates to start Edinson Volquez in Wild Card playoff game

    Sep 29, 2014, 4:01 PM EST

    Edinson Volquez

    Here’s how far Edinson Volquez has come in one year: Last season he posted a 5.71 ERA and allowed the most earned runs in the league.

  12. Who to root for in the postseason — National League

    Sep 29, 2014, 3:40 PM EST

    Best Fans

    Part Two of our handy guide to help you pick a team to root for in the event your team is not in the playoffs.

  13. Previewing the 2014 Playoffs

    Sep 29, 2014, 8:59 AM EST

    Playoffs

    Let’s meet our ten playoff teams and assess their strengths, weaknesses and overall outlook.

  14. Edinson Volquez wants to re-sign with the Pirates

    Sep 23, 2014, 12:02 PM EST

    Edinson Volquez

    But signing a guy to a multi-year deal after his first above average year in seven seasons is not exactly a winning move.

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

    Sep 15, 2014, 6:11 AM EST

    Orioles celebrate

    Against all odds, the Orioles are poised to clinch their first AL East title in seventeen years.

  16. And That Happened: Tuesday’s scores and hghlghts

    Aug 13, 2014, 7:16 AM EST

    Mariners

    In the future, every pitcher will toss seven shutout innings for fifteen minutes — Andy Warhol.

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

    Aug 8, 2014, 6:23 AM EST

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    If you had money on “Shane Greene and Chris Capuano would go back-to-back shutting down the Detroit Tigers in August, keeping the Yankees in the playoff picture,” the casino management would like to have a word with you.

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

    Jul 11, 2014, 6:55 AM EST

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    The scoreless streak is over for Clayton Kershaw, but the dominance remains.

  19. And That Happened: Monday’s scores and highlights

    Jun 24, 2014, 6:44 AM EST

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    Two guys had multiple homer games last night. Four teams got shutout. Just another night in the all-or-nothing age of Major League Baseball

  20. Brett Lawrie wasn’t thrilled about playing second base last night

    May 3, 2014, 10:15 AM EST

    Brett Lawrie AP

    With the Blue Jays looking for offense, Brett Lawrie found himself back at second base last night. He wasn’t exactly thrilled.

  21. Jeff Locke goes from rookie All-Star to Triple-A

    Apr 11, 2014, 10:15 AM EST

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    Left-hander Jeff Locke is recovered from an oblique injury and off the disabled list, but rather than adding him to the active roster the Pirates have demoted him to Triple-A.

  22. Pirates top pitching prospect Jameson Taillon will undergo Tommy John elbow surgery

    Apr 6, 2014, 1:59 PM EST

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    As first relayed by Bill Brink of the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette, Pirates top pitching prospect Jameson Taillon needs Tommy John reconstructive surgery on his right elbow. The procedure will be performed this week by Dr. David Altchek at the Hospital for Special Surgery in New York.

  23. 2014 Preview: Pittsburgh Pirates

    Mar 26, 2014, 11:29 PM EST

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    Between now and Opening Day, HardballTalk will take a look at each of baseball’s 30 teams, asking the key questions, the not-so-key questions, and generally breaking down their chances for the 2014 season. Next up: The Pittsburgh Pirates. The Big Question: Is regression inevitable? The Pirates’ long-term trajectory looks good. 2013 National League MVP Andrew McCutchen is…

  24. 2014 Preview: San Francisco Giants

    Mar 24, 2014, 6:00 PM EST

    Bruce Bochy AP

    Between now and Opening Day, HardballTalk will take a look at each of baseball’s 30 teams, asking the key questions, the not-so-key questions, and generally breaking down their chances for the 2014 season. Next up: The San Francisco Giants. The Big Question: Can the Giants prove that last year was an aberration? After winning their…

  25. Despite ugly spring, Edinson Volquez likely to wind up in the Pirates’ rotation

    Mar 16, 2014, 9:50 PM EST

    Edinson Volquez

    Edinson Volquez has had a nightmarish spring, allowing 13 runs (11 earned) on 14 hits and five walks while striking out eight. Three of those hits are home runs. The right-hander just hasn’t been the same since a breakout 2008 season with the Reds, when he finished with a 3.21 ERA in 196 innings. Still,…

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