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MORNING REPORT: SUNDAY SITE UPDATES

We're switching to a new server today, so no lead article. I'll update this section later when we're on the new server, and will have...

PROSPECT WATCH: ALTOONA SWEEPS DOUBLEHEADER; BRAXTON ASHCRAFT STARTS GCL FINALE

A look at how the current top 30 prospects did today. If a player is in the majors for an extended time or loses his prospect eligibility...

 
 
 

PIRATES RECALL NICK KINGHAM; OPTION CLAY HOLMES TO INDIANAPOLIS

The Pittsburgh Pirates recalled right-handed pitcher Nick Kingham prior to Saturday night's game against the Brewers. To make room...

LIVE DISCUSSION: PIRATES AT BREWERS 7:10 PM

The Pittsburgh Pirates (63-66) take on the Milwaukee Brewers (72-58) in game two of a three-game series at Miller Park. Jameson Taillon...

 
 
 

MORNING REPORT: THE PIRATES COULD USE MORE CLAY HOLMES THE REST OF THE YEAR

I view players a lot differently than most who watch baseball. Most only see a player when he arrives in the majors, and only look...

PROSPECT WATCH: BIG DAY FOR FABRICIO MACIAS; TYLER EPPLER GETS BACK ON TRACK

A look at how the current top 30 prospects did today. If a player is in the majors for an extended time or loses his prospect eligibility...

 
 
 

LIVE DISCUSSION: PIRATES AT BREWERS 8:10 PM

The Pittsburgh Pirates (63-65) take on the Milwaukee Brewers (71-58) for three games at Miller Park. Joe Musgrove gets the ball in...

SEAN RODRIGUEZ RETURNS FROM DISABLED LIST

The Pittsburgh Pirates reinstated Sean Rodriguez from the disabled list ahead of Friday night's game in Milwaukee. Michael Feliz was...

 
 
 

PIRATES SIGN PITCHER NICK MEARS AS A NON-DRAFTED FREE AGENT

The Pittsburgh Pirates made a late non-drafted free agent signing on Thursday, agreeing to a deal with right-handed pitcher Nick Mears....

MORNING REPORT: THOUGHTS ON THE UPCOMING MINOR LEAGUE FREE AGENTS

The Pittsburgh Pirates have some players of note who are upcoming minor league free agents. Last year, the big name was Edwin Espinal,...

 
 
 

PROSPECT WATCH: ALTOONA MOVES ONE STEP CLOSER TO A PLAYOFF SPOT

A look at how the current top 30 prospects did today. If a player is in the majors for an extended time or loses his prospect eligibility...

PIRATES OPTION MICHAEL FELIZ TO INDIANAPOLIS

The Pittsburgh Pirates announced on Thursday afternoon that they have sent right-handed pitcher Michael Feliz to Indianapolis. With...

 
 
 

KE'BRYAN HAYES AND WILL CRAIG NAMED TO EASTERN LEAGUE ALL-STAR TEAM

The Eastern League named their season All-Star team on Thursday afternoon, which is voted on by the managers, coaches and media personnel...

WILLIAMS: WHERE SHOULD THE PIRATES UPGRADE THEIR OFFENSE FOR 2019?

After the last week, there are going to be a lot of calls for the Pirates to upgrade their offense this offseason. That's not a bad...

 
 
 

PROSPECT WATCH: STRONG STARTS FROM BRANDON WADDELL AND LUIS ESCOBAR

A look at how the current top 30 prospects did today. If a player is in the majors for an extended time or loses his prospect eligibility...

LIVE DISCUSSION: PIRATES VS BRAVES 7:05 PM

The Pittsburgh Pirates (63-64) take on the Atlanta Braves (70-55) in the third game of a three-game series at PNC Park on Wednesday...

 
 
 

PIRATES RELEASE 2019 SCHEDULE

The Pittsburgh Pirates announced their 2019 schedule on Wednesday afternoon. The season opens in Cincinnati for a three-game series...

MORNING REPORT: A LOOKS AT HOW THE OPENING DAY ROTATIONS HAVE FARED THIS SEASON

Shortly after the minor league season started, I took a look at how the Pittsburgh Pirates acquired all of their starting pitchers...

 
 
 

PROSPECT WATCH: SOLID START FROM MITCH KELLER; REYNOLDS AND VERA LEAD ALTOONA TO VICTORY

A look at how the current top 30 prospects did today. If a player is in the majors for an extended time or loses his prospect eligibility...

PIRATES RECALL CLAY HOLMES; JORDAN LUPLOW OPTIONED TO INDIANAPOLIS

The Pittsburgh Pirates have recalled right-handed pitcher Clay Holmes from Indianapolis. To make room for him on the 25-man roster,...

 
 
 



Dubious Hernandez goal helps West Ham beat Fulham 3-1

Dubious Hernandez goal helps West Ham beat Fulham 3-1

A controversial goal by Javier Hernandez helped West Ham to a 3-1 come-from-behind victory against relegation-threatened Fulham in the Premier League Read more ...

Leicester vs Crystal Palace: TV channel, live stream, squad news & preview

Leicester vs Crystal Palace: TV channel, live stream, squad news & preview

Claude Puel is looking to ease the pressure on him by getting his first victory over Roy Hodgson, who will become the oldest manager in league history Read more ...

Post Up: Raptors Steal Win Over Spurs in DeMar DeRozan's Return

Post Up: Raptors Steal Win Over Spurs in DeMar DeRozan's Return

Jazz 147 (32-26), Thunder 148 (38-20) Paul George continues to prove that he deserves to be in the MVP conversation. George scored 45 points in 50 minutes as the Thunder... Read more ...

Dustin Johnson leads at Mexico Championship, Tiger making up ground

Dustin Johnson leads at Mexico Championship, Tiger making up ground

MEXICO CITY - Dustin Johnson putted for birdie on every hole Friday and shot a 4-under 67, leaving him bogey-free for 36 holes and two shots ahead of Rory McIlroy and Matt... Read more ...

Nick Foligno commends Blue Jackets front office, Matt Duchene following win...

Nick Foligno commends Blue Jackets front office, Matt Duchene following win over Senators

The CBJ captain knows and likes what Matt Duchene brings. Read more ...

Mangiapane scores late winner to lift Flames over Ducks 2-1

Mangiapane scores late winner to lift Flames over Ducks 2-1

Andrew Mangiapane scored the go-ahead goal with 3:29 left and the Calgary Flames beat the Anaheim Ducks 2-1 for their fourth straight victory Read more ...

Wilfred Ndidi wants clinical Leicester City against Crystal Palace

Wilfred Ndidi wants clinical Leicester City against Crystal Palace

The Foxes last won a game in New Year's Day and the Nigeria international has charged his side to work harder for a change in fortune Read more ...

NBA wrap: Russell Westbrook's streak ends; Raptors best DeMar DeRozan in return

NBA wrap: Russell Westbrook's streak ends; Raptors best DeMar DeRozan in return

Russell Westbrook's streak of 11 straight triple-doubles has come to an end, but he was really close to making it 12. Read more ...

Burnley vs Tottenham Betting Tips: Latest odds, team news, preview and...

Burnley vs Tottenham Betting Tips: Latest odds, team news, preview and predictions

Spurs needed to remain patient when they took on Sean Dyche's men at Wembley, and Al Hain-Cole is expecting another slow burner at Turf Moor Read more ...

Capitals re-sign defenseman Nick Jensen after trading him hours earlier

Capitals re-sign defenseman Nick Jensen after trading him hours earlier

The three-year NHL player was dealt to Washington in exchange for a second-round pick in the 2020 draft and defenseman Madison Bowey. Read more ...