Tag archive for ‘Pittsburgh Pirates’
By Jake Archer On Friday, June 9th, 2017

Manny Machado Gets Spiked By Andrew McCutchen And I’m Sure Orioles Fans Think It Was A Clean Play

Last night, Baltimore Orioles third baseman Manny Machado got spiked in the wrist by Pittsburgh Pirates outfielder Andrew McCutchen’s cleat as McCutchen slid into third base. As many of us know, Machado was the More...

By Rocco Constantino On Thursday, June 9th, 2016

Pittsburgh Pirates Draft Wake Forest’s Will Craig #22 Overall

The Pittsburgh Pirates have drafted Wake Forest junior third baseman Will Craig.  Craig just completed his senior season for the Demon Deacons in which he led the squad in every offensive category.  He was More...

By Rocco Constantino On Thursday, February 25th, 2016
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Top 300 Moments that Shaped Major League Baseball Preview: NL Central

Starting on March 1, Baseball Hot Corner will rank the Top 300 moments that shaped baseball history.  All moments from 1900 forward are eligible and the list includes moments from on and off the field.  There More...

By Frank Pimentel On Wednesday, October 7th, 2015
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Jake Arrieta Inches Cubs Closer To History

The Chicago Cubs were victorious in the National League Wild Card game at PNC Park over the Pittsburgh Pirates. Jake Arrieta continued his streak of pure dominance on Wednesday night overpowering opposing hitters More...

By Clayton Richer On Tuesday, October 6th, 2015

Blue Jays/Dodgers Forecasted To Meet In World Series By Oddsmakers

The champagne has dried and the hangovers long since been remedied as players from their respective playoff bound teams brace themselves for what is shaping up to be a postseason for the ages. The 2015 playoff contingent More...

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By Rocco Constantino On Wednesday, September 2nd, 2015

Dexter Fowler, Stephen Piscotty And Seven Unsung Stars Of The Pennant Race

Just as you can can count on the weather to heat up through the dog days of August, you can also count on the Major League Baseball superstars to shine during a pennant race. A look at the top players for the month More...

By Rocco Constantino On Sunday, August 30th, 2015

Andrew McCutchen Has Passed Bryce Harper In NL MVP Race

There’s a reason Major League Baseball awards aren’t given out at the All-Star break; or mid-August for that matter. For most, it not all, of the 2015 season, Bryce Harper appeared to be the runaway More...

By David Culver On Tuesday, June 2nd, 2015

Vol 8: NL Central Weekly Wrap-Up

The first two months of baseball complete and the St. Louis Cardinals look to be cementing their place as the NL Central finalist. Chicago Cubs: The Chicago Cubs faced off against the Washington Nationals (lost More...

By David Culver On Tuesday, May 26th, 2015

Vol 7: NL Central Weekly Wrap-Up

This week (May 18-24th), the Chicago Cubs gained a half game on the St. Louis Cardinals, and the Pittsburgh Pirates broke away from the Cincinnati Reds to hold the sole position of 3rd place. The Milwaukee Brewers More...

By Weston Robertson On Tuesday, May 19th, 2015

Hey McCutchen, Bring Back The Dreadlocks

Where has the real Andrew McCutchen gone? Is his mojo gone, because of his missing dreadlocks? Oh is he just in a really big slump? Despite his home run on May 12th (which is a good sign), McCutchen has not looked More...

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By David Culver On Monday, May 18th, 2015

Vol 6: NL Central Weekly Wrap-Up

The Chicago Cubs had the best week of all NL Central Teams after they went on a 6 game winning streak this week, to bring themselves to within 4 games of the St. Louis Cardinals. Chicago Cubs: Could the Chicago More...

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By David Culver On Monday, May 11th, 2015

Vol 5: NL Central Weekly Wrap-Up

While there was no change this week in the standings, there is plenty to be excited for with the National League Central Division. Chicago Cubs: The Chicago Cubs gained no ground this week, after losing both of More...

Andrew McCutchen
By Clayton Richer On Sunday, May 10th, 2015
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McCutchen Attempts To Exorcise The Baseball Demons

Andrew McCutchen is barely hitting over the Mendoza Line after the 5 week mark of the season. The former NL MVP decided to channel his inner “Jobu” to exorcise the demons from his game.  Stay tuned More...

By Caleb Luketic On Friday, May 1st, 2015

The Pittsburgh Pirates And St. Louis Cardinals: Series Preview

Gerrit Cole leads the Pirates with a 1.76 ERA. The Pittsburgh Pirates and St. Louis Cardinals are set to square off on Friday night for the beginning of their weekend series. Both teams have a winning record coming More...

Neil Walker
By Caleb Luketic On Tuesday, April 28th, 2015

Pittsburgh Pirates Offense Has Come To Life

Neil Walker has been on fire for the Pittsburgh Pirates The Pittsburgh Pirates came out of the gate slow, and slow doesn’t even correctly identify the sluggish start the Pirates had. The Pirates were below .500 More...

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