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By JOHN PERROTTO Associated Press

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Miguel Rojas hit a tying home run with two outs in the ninth inning and Garrett Cooper connected in the 10th as the Miami Marlins rallied for a 5-4 victory over the Pittsburgh Pirates on Tuesday night, ending their franchise-record 15-...Read more

Olympic gymnastics champion Simone Biles says she's struggling with the arrest of her brother who was charged in a shooting that left three dead.Read more


Nadal is looking healthy and hungry at Flushing Meadows so far, and he quickly broke things open against Cilic by seizing nine consecutive games for a 6-3, 3-6, 6-1, 6-2 victory in the fourth round Monday night.Read more

By MICHAEL KELLY Associated Press

DENVER (AP) — Steven Brault hit his first major league homer and pitched effectively into the seventh inning to lead the Pittsburgh Pirates over the Colorado Rockies 6-2 on Sunday for a four-game sweep.

Adam Frazier homered on the first pitch of the...Read more

Poland's head coach Mike Taylor

Taylor's, who grew up in western Pennsylvania, father, Richard Taylor, coached basketball at Clarion University. Read more

Pittsburgh Pirates' Josh Bell follows the flight of his solo home run off Colorado Rockies relief pitcher Wes Parsons in the fourth inning of a baseball game, Saturday, Aug. 31, 2019, in Denver.

The Pirates have been having a lot of those moments against Colorado this weekend as their offense has battered Rockies pitchers for three games.Read more

By DENNIS GEORGATOS Associated Press

DENVER (AP) — Dario Agrazal pitched three-run ball into the sixth inning, Melkey Cabrera hit a three-run homer, and the Pittsburgh Pirates beat the Colorado Rockies 9-4 on Friday night.

Starling Marte had three hits and tied a career-best with...Read more

former New York Mets' second baseman and current Long Island Duck's manager Wally Backman

Former New York Mets second baseman Wally Backman has been arrested in connection with alleged domestic violence on Long Island.Read more

 Los Angeles Angels starting pitcher Tyler Skaggs

Skaggs had the powerful painkillers fentanyl and oxycodone in his system along with alcohol.Read more