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July 21, 2019 - 10:18 am
"Other teams would come in and not know if we were getting ready for a game or doing a barbeque. We were a team that had fun and threw everything we had on the field we could to win."
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Colin Dunlap
July 15, 2019 - 2:20 pm
Did he or didn’t he? Was there a claim he would never catch again? Is he only going to play another position? Will he try some third base? Will he be a first baseman? What will this all do to the Pirates’ infield? I mean, what about second base --- can he play some there? So, really, is he done as...
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July 09, 2019 - 11:36 pm
Hours after an awesome Home Run Derby got everyone buzzing even louder about monster shots and juiced balls, only a couple flew out of Progressive Field on Tuesday
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Noah Hiles
July 09, 2019 - 2:56 pm
“I was playing catch at 12:30 on Saturday and (Clint Hurdle), who never walks out on to the field, came out and told me,” said Vazquez. “He said I was going to the All Star game but I wasn’t supposed to say anything until he said so. I asked him why he just didn’t wait because he knows how I get.”
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Noah Hiles
July 09, 2019 - 12:24 pm
“It’s been pretty amazing,” Meadows said as he reflected upon the journey to his first big league All Star game. “It’s been a crazy five or six years for me but I realize that my career is taking off. I am just looking forward to being in an everyday lineup for Tampa Bay and helping the team win.”
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Noah Hiles
July 08, 2019 - 11:42 pm
CLEVELAND (93.7 The Fan) – Despite being the favorite in Las Vegas, Pirates slugger Josh Bell had an early exit in a very memorable home run derby on Monday night. Bell had is work cut out for him when he stepped to the plate, after Atlanta’s Ronald Acuna Jr. mashed 25 homers to kick things off. A...
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Noah Hiles
July 08, 2019 - 8:01 pm
CLEVELAND (93.7 The Fan) – Josh Bell will be the main thought on the minds of Pirates fans with the 2019 Home Run derby later this evening. While there is no doubt that Bell’s swing is the most important aspect to his potential success, another key component that will determine how well Bell’s...
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Noah Hiles
July 08, 2019 - 3:48 pm
“I knew that (Bell) had great talent and this year he has put it all together,” said two time American League MVP Mike Trout. “His statistics show it. I am really excited to watch him (in the Home Run derby).”
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Noah Hiles
July 08, 2019 - 11:46 am
Monday night, Pirates first basemen Josh Bell will compete in the T-Mobile Home Run Derby. Bell will be the sixth player in franchise history to partake in the event. If he hopes to walk away at the end of the night with the $1 million prize that goes to the champion, he will have to break the long...
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July 08, 2019 - 11:32 am
By TOM WITHERS AP Sports Writer CLEVELAND (AP) — Jim Thome holds the record for the longest home run in Progressive Field history, a 511-foot shot against Kansas City in 1999. Two years earlier, the Hall of Fame slugger recorded a more dubious mark during the All-Star Home Run Derby. "I didn't hit...
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