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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,...

 
 
 



Ajax's De Ligt joins Juventus for 75 mln euros: Italian club

Ajax's De Ligt joins Juventus for 75 mln euros: Italian club

Dutch central defender Matthijs de Ligt signed Thursday for Juventus from Ajax for 75 million euros , the Italian champions said. The fee for De Ligt, 19, makes him Juventus'... Read more ...

Nketiah gives youthful Arsenal friendly win over Bayern

Nketiah gives youthful Arsenal friendly win over Bayern

Young striker Edward Nketiah scored the winner just two minutes from time as a youthful Arsenal side beat Bayern Munich 2-1 in a pre-season friendly in California on Wednesday... Read more ...

An emotional return to Irish soil for British Open

An emotional return to Irish soil for British Open

An emotional return to Irish soil as British Open begins at Royal Portrush Read more ...

Dodgers throw 2-hitter, beat Phillies after long rain delay

Dodgers throw 2-hitter, beat Phillies after long rain delay

Six Dodgers pitchers combined on a two-hitter spanning a 2 hour, 37 minute rain delay, and Los Angeles beat the Philadelphia Phillies 7-2 Read more ...

Starlin Castro extends hit streak, Marlins fall 3-2 to Padres

Starlin Castro extends hit streak, Marlins fall 3-2 to Padres

Starlin Castro extends his hit streak to 11 games as he breaks up Chris Paddack's no-hitter in the 8th as the Marlins fall 3-1 at home. Read more ...

Man City players to choose captain - Guardiola

Man City players to choose captain - Guardiola

Lothar Matthaus speaks exclusively to ESPN FC about the potential transfer of Leroy Sane to Bayern Munich, who he feels could be a huge get for the German giants. Paul Mariner... Read more ...

Altidore's flick helps Toronto dispatch Red Bulls

Altidore's flick helps Toronto dispatch Red Bulls

Toronto FC New York Red Bulls 3 1 FT Game Details Live football odds with bet365. Bet Now » Highlights GameCast Lineups and Stats Major League Soccer: Jozy Altidore Toronto FC... Read more ...

British Open 2019 leaderboard: Live golf scores, results from Thursday's Round 1

British Open 2019 leaderboard: Live golf scores, results from Thursday's Round 1

Follow SN's live British Open leaderboard for the round-by-round scores of Tiger Woods and the rest of the field at Royal Portrush in golf's final major of 2019. Read more ...

Atlanta United blow out 10-man Dynamo

Atlanta United blow out 10-man Dynamo

Atlanta United FC Houston Dynamo 5 0 FT Game Details Live football odds with bet365. Bet Now » Highlights GameCast Lineups and Stats Atlanta United were able to put five goals... Read more ...

Merrifield: ‘We'll see how long we can ride the wave'

Merrifield: ‘We'll see how long we can ride the wave'

Whit Merrifield got on base five times in the Royals' win over the White Sox. Read more ...