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SAN DIEGO (AP) — Colin Moran hit a three-run home run and finished with four RBIs, and Joe Musgrove beat his hometown Padres for the second time in as many seasons as the Pittsburgh Pirates won 6-4 Sunday to take three of four.

Musgrove (3-4) was the...Read more


SAN DIEGO (AP) — Ian Kinsler hit a go-ahead, three-run homer for the San Diego Padres, who beat the Pittsburgh Pirates 4-3 Thursday night and set the major league record by going 8,020 games without a no-hitter since their inception.

Franmil Reyes...Read more

By STEVE OVERBEY Associated Press

ST. LOUIS (AP) — Marcell Ozuna drove in four runs and Dexter Fowler had three RBIs, leading the St. Louis Cardinals to a 17-4 rout of the Pittsburgh Pirates on Thursday night.

Paul Goldschmidt reached base four times and had three hits and two RBIs...Read more

By WILL GRAVES AP Sports Writer

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Buster Posey snapped the longest homerless drought of his career with a three-run shot and tagged out Pittsburgh's Jung Ho Kang at the plate for the final out as the San Francisco Giants edged the Pirates 3-2 on Sunday.

Posey sent a...Read more

By ALAN SAUNDERS Associated Press

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Jordan Lyles cruised through six innings before taking a line drive off his pitching hand, Starling Marte and Erik González were also pulled following a collision in the field, and the short-handed Pittsburgh Pirates beat the San...Read more

BOBBY BANCROFT Associated Press

WASHINGTON (AP) — Adam Eaton and Howie Kendrick homered on consecutive pitches in the eighth inning and the Washington Nationals rallied past the Pittsburgh Pirates 3-2 on Saturday.

After Richard Rodriguez (0-1) retired the first two batters in the...Read more

By ALAN SAUNDERS Associated Press

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Kevin Newman hit a game-ending double in the 10th inning, lifting the Pittsburgh Pirates over the Cincinnati Reds 6-5 Saturday for their third straight win.

ith one out in the 10th, Francisco Cervelli singled off Reds reliever...Read more

By WILL GRAVES AP Sports Writer

PITTSBURGH (AP) — So much for the slow start. The seemingly endless string of injuries to bold-faced names, to the ones that left the Pittsburgh Penguins drifting aimlessly for long stretches.

Then March came. April, too. And the Penguins did what they...Read more

By ALAN SAUNDERS Associated Press

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Jordan Lyles pitched five effective innings in his Pittsburgh debut and the Pirates extended the Cincinnati Reds' scoreless streak with a 2-0 victory Thursday night.

A day after the Reds got three hits in a 1-0 loss to Milwaukee,...Read more

By DAN SCIFO, Associated Press

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Phil Kessel scored two power-play goals and Derick Brassard added two goals as the Pittsburgh Penguins defeated the Detroit Red Wings 5-2 on Thursday.

Patric Hornqvist scored his 13th of the season as the Penguins won their...Read more