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  1. 2015 Preview: Pittsburgh Pirates

    Mar 25, 2015, 7:48 PM EDT

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

  2. Clint Hurdle: Andrew McCutchen will “absolutely” be in Opening Day lineup

    Mar 22, 2015, 8:10 PM EDT

    Andrew McCutchen

    Andrew McCutchen has missed the last week and a half of spring action, but manager Clint Hurdle expects to write his name in the lineup card on Opening Day.

  3. Quote of the Day: some NL exec would start a team with Adam Jones over Mike Trout

    Mar 18, 2015, 6:18 AM EDT

    Adam Jones

    Adam Jones is a fine baseball player, but making a head-to-head comp between him and Trout and going with Jones is . . . special.

  4. Andrew McCutchen out again Sunday with “sore lower body”

    Mar 15, 2015, 8:54 AM EDT

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    It’s probably nothing to worry about here in mid-March. Few players have appeared in more games over the last five years than ‘Cutch.

  5. Pirates open to massive extension for Andrew McCutchen

    Feb 25, 2015, 9:21 PM EDT

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    Andrew McCutchen is currently under contract with the Pittsburgh Pirates through the 2018 season, but the club is already looking well into the future and they want to make sure the star outfielder remains a major part of it.

  6. The Pirates are learning some lessons from the Golden State Warriors

    Feb 23, 2015, 10:00 AM EDT

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    Baseball-Reference.com doesn’t list player minutes because that would be silly. But the Pirates are thinking, in their own way, about such things.

  7. Alex Gordon unsure about his 2016 player option

    Feb 21, 2015, 11:35 PM EDT

    Alex Gordon

    Alex Gordon has a tough decision ahead of him — he has a player option for the 2016 season. If he doesn’t choose to use it, he would become a free agent after this season.

  8. Andrew McCutchen: Baseball leaves lower-income kids behind

    Feb 13, 2015, 6:05 PM EDT

    Andrew McCutchen

    Andrew McCutchen wrote an excellent article explaining how baseball is disadvantageous to kids from lower-income communities.

  9. Brewers star catcher Jonathan Lucroy out 4-6 weeks with hamstring injury

    Feb 11, 2015, 10:15 AM EDT

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    Lucroy finished fourth in the MVP balloting last season.

  10. No progress on extension between Nationals, Ian Desmond

    Dec 13, 2014, 8:25 PM EDT

    Ian Desmond

    Could 2015 be Ian Desmond’s final season with the Nationals?

  11. Clayton Kershaw wins the National League Most Valuable Player Award

    Nov 13, 2014, 6:56 PM EDT

    Clayton Kershaw

    Dodgers starter Clayton Kershaw adds yet more hardware to his mantle.

  12. “Keep in mind that all players are eligible for MVP, including pitchers and designated hitters”

    Nov 13, 2014, 8:57 AM EDT

    Clayton Kershaw

    You may not agree that Kershaw is the NL MVP. But please, follow the rules and consider him.

  13. 2014 Silver Slugger Award winners are announced

    Nov 6, 2014, 6:01 PM EDT

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    The Silver Slugger Award is given annually to the top offensive player at each position in both the American League and the National League. Votes are cast by MLB’s coaches and managers.

  14. BBWAA Awards finalists announced on MLB Network …

    Nov 4, 2014, 6:02 PM EDT

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    The Baseball Writers Association of America (BBWAA) is announcing the top three finalists for American League and National League Rookie of the Year, Manager of the Year, Cy Young, and Most Valuable Player during a one-hour special airing right now (6:00 p.m. ET) on MLB Network. We will post those names here as they are rolled out …

  15. Ever wonder why Hunter Pence throws so awkwardly?

    Oct 12, 2014, 6:55 PM EDT

    Hunter Pence

    Ken Rosenthal of FOX Sports found a medical reason that explains why Hunter Pence throws the way he does.

  16. Report: Pirates offered Russell Martin an extension; he rejected it

    Oct 10, 2014, 7:45 PM EDT

    Russell Martin

    According to Jon Heyman of CBS Sports, the Pirates offered a contract extension to Russell Martin but the catcher rejected it. Martin is expected to draw significant interest when he hits the free agent market shortly.

  17. Wild Card Game: Giants vs. Pirates lineups

    Oct 1, 2014, 4:04 PM EDT

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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.

  18. Playoff Reset: The National League Wild Card Game

    Oct 1, 2014, 8:29 AM EDT

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    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.

  19. Pouliot’s 2014 National League awards picks

    Sep 30, 2014, 2:30 PM EDT

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    You know Kershaw is the Cy Young. Is he the MVP, too?

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

    Sep 29, 2014, 3:40 PM EDT

    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.

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