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Jeff Hathhorn
September 29, 2019 - 8:15 pm
“In order to get back on track and get back to being a playoff team, we do need something different,” said starting pitcher Chris Archer. “The past couple of years haven’t been great as a whole.”
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Jeff Hathhorn
September 29, 2019 - 5:00 pm
Pirates general manager Neal Huntington asked the question that was asked of him following the firing of manager Clint Hurdle Sunday afternoon. “It’s a fair question, ‘why am I sitting in front of you and we are getting a new manager’, it’s a very fair question and one that I wish I had a better...
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Charles LeClaire-USA TODAY Sports
May 23, 2019 - 6:49 pm
PITTSBURGH (93.7 the Fan) – Josh Bell has two games this month without a hit. That might be the easier story than to chronicle what the National League Player of the Week has done in May and all year. “I’ve seen Larry Walker, Dante Bichette, Todd Helton, Josh Hamilton in his MVP year,” said Pirates...
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Jeff Hathhorn
May 13, 2019 - 4:35 pm
PITTSBURGH (93.7 the Fan) - With three starters out, one for the year, at the Major League level, the Pirates have some prospects excelling in the minors. The Bucs had three minor-leaguers named pitchers of the week; Alex McRae at AAA, Cody Bolton at high-A and Brad Case at low-A. McRae carried a...
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Jeff Hathhorn
March 27, 2019 - 2:06 pm
BRADENTON, FL (93.7 the Fan) – If you set your season on what baseball experts are saying about the Pirates, settle in for a long year. Not one of the major publications or networks have the Pirates higher than fourth in the NL Central, none have them with a winning record and most have them in the...
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Jeff Hathhorn
March 26, 2019 - 10:48 pm
BRADENTON, FL (93.7 the Fan) – Jameson Taillon has now had over a month to think about Thursday’s Opening Day start against the Reds and the righty says finally it’s real. “I’ve heard it’s going to shut the city down and it’s gonna be packed,” Taillon said of what he expects in Cincinnati. “I heard...
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Jeff Hathhorn
March 25, 2019 - 9:45 am
BRADENTON, FL (93.7 the Fan) – Either way, Jacob Stallings knew something would have to give this Spring Training. The 29 year-old catcher was either going to be on the major league roster or potentially face life with a new team. Stallings was out of minor-league options, but will make this team...
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Jeff Hathhorn
March 24, 2019 - 4:49 pm
SARASOTA, FL (93.7 the Fan) – The Pirates ended their final Grapefruit League game with a third tie of the spring to finish 14-14-3, final 1-1 with the Orioles on Sunday. The Pirates had two of their fifth starter candidates pitch and still have yet to make a decision on that spot. “There is...
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93.7 the Fan
Jeff Hathhorn
March 24, 2019 - 4:31 pm
SARASOTA, FL (93.7 the Fan) – While manager Clint Hurdle said on Sunday he’s still working on final roster decisions and has not made a decision on a 5th starter, there is one area he feels good about--his lineup. And while he may mix-and-match a little, we know Josh Bell will hit fourth. “...
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Jeff Hathhorn
March 23, 2019 - 11:14 am
BRADENTON, FL (93.7 the Fan) – With a deadline on Saturday, the Pirates have committed to keeping lefty pitcher Francisco Liriano and outfielder Melky Cabrera on the roster. That in turn means the Pirates will have to make decisions on the 40-man roster, but not until Thursday. An easy decision...
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