- Major League BaseballMay 27 09:31 PM
Pirates left-hander Jonathan Niese outpitched Cole Hamels and handed him his first loss since Aug. 7, 2015, in a 9-1 victory over the Rangers on Friday night. The Pirates, with three home runs on the night, have won 10 of their last 12 games to go a season-high nine games over .500.
- Sporting News via Yahoo! SportsMay 27 07:34 AM
Diamondbacks exec Tony La Russa confronted Pirates broadcaster Greg Brown in the booth Tuesday, and Brown told his story Thursday.
- The Associated Press via Yahoo! SportsMay 28 09:20 PM
While Francisco Liriano hopes to clean up his road issues to get the Pittsburgh Pirates back on track, Martin Perez hopes his home dominance leads to another series win for the Texas Rangers. The Rangers will go for their seventh victory in nine games one day after ending thePirates' five-game winning streak when they close this interleague series Sunday. Pittsburgh (28-20) came within one game...
Hamels' 12-game win streak ends as Pirates top R... - The Associated Press via Yahoo! Sports
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- The Associated Press via Yahoo! SportsMay 26 03:13 PM
Facing Pirates ace Gerrit Cole, the Arizona Diamondbacks gave themselves plenty of chances to break the game open and grab a win. Cole was far from sharp from the start, giving up back-to-back doubles to Jean Segura and Jason Bourne in the first inning to give the Diamondbacks an early 1-0 lead. Cole needed 106 pitches to get through five innings.
- UPIMay 27 11:21 PM
By Anthony Andro, The Sports Xchange ARLINGTON, Texas -- The Pittsburgh Pirates put an end to Texas Rangers starter Cole Hamels' winning streak in resounding fashion Friday.
Pirates spoil night for Rangers' Banister, Hamel... - The Associated Press via Yahoo! Sports
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Hamels' 12-game win streak ends as Pirates top R... - The Washington Times
- Goal.com via Yahoo! SportsMay 28 12:34 PM
Social media was abuzz as SSU came from behind to snatch the final silverware of the domestic season
- Pittsburgh Post-GazetteMay 28 07:46 PM
ARLINGTON, Texas — Even though it had been almost two years since Yu Darvish last took the mound at Globe Life Park, it didn’t take long for him to offer a reminder as to why a full house showed up to watch his return.
- The Associated Press via Yahoo! SportsMay 27 01:43 PM
While Jeff Banister admits it will be emotional for him to face the Pittsburgh Pirates for the first time, his mentor Clint Hurdle is trying to make it seem as business as usual this weekend. The managers will be in the spotlight for Friday night's three-game series opener between Banister's Texas Rangers and Hurdle's Pirates in which Texas starter Cole Hamels seeks to remain perfect in ...
Hurdle happy to manage against Banister - Pittsburgh Pirates
Rangers Manager Jeff Banister Ready For 3-Game S... - CBS Pittsburgh
- Pittsburgh Post-GazetteMay 28 09:16 PM
ARLINGTON, Texas — Andrew McCutchen has a pretty simple explanation for why his strikeouts are up so far this season.
- Goal.com via Yahoo! SportsMay 28 02:08 AM
Sebola tells Goal that Kutumela will not struggle cementing his place in the Pirates starting line-up as he's different from the other strikers in the team
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