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  1. A.J. Burnett throws 70-pitch bullpen session, aims to return to Pirates rotation in two weeks

    Aug 30, 2015, 1:20 PM EDT

    A.J. Burnett

    A.J. Burnett has been out since late July with a strained flexor tendon in his right arm. There was some thought initially that the injury would be a season-ender (and thus career-ender) for the 38-year-old, but he’s beginning to make significant progress.

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

    Aug 28, 2015, 8:02 AM EDT

    Zack Greinke

    Zack Greinke is doing things guys have not done since the Dead Ball era. And I do not mean making scary faces like that.

  3. And That Happened: Wednesday’s scores and highlights

    Aug 27, 2015, 7:45 AM EDT

    Justin Verlander

    Nowadays everybody wanna talk like they got something to say, but nothing comes out when they move their lips, just a bunch of gibberish, And opposing teams act like they forgot about JV.

  4. 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

  5. And That Happened: Monday’s Scores and Highlights

    Aug 25, 2015, 7:13 AM EDT

    Kris Bryant

    A couple of walkoffs and several big, big innings around Major League Baseball last night.

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

    Aug 24, 2015, 6:21 AM EDT

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    Edwin Encarnacion and the Blue Jays bash their way back into first place.

  7. Video: Amy Crawford watches fiance strike out her brother

    Aug 23, 2015, 11:15 AM EDT

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    Amy Crawford — the sister of Giants shortstop Brandon Crawford and fiance of Pirates ace Gerrit Cole — was in the stands as the two faced off three different times.

  8. Video: Starling Marte robs Brandon Crawford of a home run

    Aug 22, 2015, 6:55 PM EDT

    Starling Marte

    Starling Marte showed off some defense in the second inning on Saturday against the Giants, robbing Brandon Crawford of a home run.

  9. Settling the Score: Friday’s results

    Aug 22, 2015, 8:58 AM EDT

    PITTSBURGH, PA - AUGUST 21:  Marlon Byrd #6 of the San Francisco Giants celebrates after hitting a two run home run in the first inning during the game against the Pittsburgh Pirates at PNC Park on August 21, 2015 in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.  (Photo by Justin K. Aller/Getty Images)

    Your Friday box scores and AP recaps.

  10. Video: Madison Bumgarner smashes his fifth homer of the season

    Aug 21, 2015, 8:06 PM EDT

    Madison Bumgarner

    It might be time to give Madison Bumgarner the Barry Bonds treatment.

  11. Pirates activate Josh Harrison from the disabled list

    Aug 21, 2015, 3:20 PM EDT

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    Aramis Ramirez to first base, Pedro Alvarez to the bench?

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

    Aug 21, 2015, 7:22 AM EDT

    Alfredo Simon

    Both Texas teams were on the wrong end of one-hit shutouts last night, the Rangers by Alfredo Simon, the Astros by Chris Archer.

  13. The Pirates could get Josh Harrison and Jordy Mercer back this weekend

    Aug 20, 2015, 8:04 PM EDT

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    Some reinforcements are on the way for the Wild Card-leading Pirates.

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

    Aug 18, 2015, 6:51 AM EDT

    Chase Headley

    Other than a pitcher getting a comebacker to the face and a couple of walkoffs, it was kind of a quiet and boring night around MLB.

  15. 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?

  16. Settling the Score: Saturday’s results

    Aug 16, 2015, 8:58 AM EDT

    Mark Reynolds, John Lackey

    Your box scores and AP recaps from Saturday …

  17. Video: Yoenis Cespedes showed off his arm again

    Aug 15, 2015, 11:05 PM EDT

    Yoenis Cespedes

    Do not run on Yoenis Cespedes.

  18. GM Dave Stewart: “We want to make [Paul Goldschmidt] a lifetime Diamondback.”

    Aug 14, 2015, 7:45 PM EDT

    Paul Goldschmidt

    Diamondbacks GM Dave Stewart wants to keep first baseman Paul Goldschmidt in Arizona for a long, long time.

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

    Aug 14, 2015, 7:32 AM EDT

    Kyle Schwarber

    With Kyle Schwarber the Cubs putting the other wild card contenders behind them, we may get some Thunderdome races in the NL East and West: Two teams enter, one team leaves.

  20. Vance Worley accepts Pirates’ outright assignment to Triple-A

    Aug 10, 2015, 11:00 PM EDT

    Vance Worley

    Vance Worley will remain in the Pirates organization, reporting to Triple-A Indianapolis after being outrighted.

  21. Video: Francisco Liriano hits his first career home run

    Aug 8, 2015, 11:55 PM EDT

    Francisco Liriano

    Francisco Liriano hit his first career home run, helping the Pirates keep pace with the Dodgers in a slugfest on Saturday.

  22. Indians rescind waiver claim of Deolis Guerra due to pre-existing injury

    Aug 7, 2015, 9:15 PM EDT

    Deolis Guerra

    It’s been found out that Deolis Guerra has a knee injury, so the Indians took back their waiver claim. The pitcher remains with the Pirates.

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