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July 25, 2018 - 1:16 pm
The Pirates aim for their 12th straight win in a series finale against Cleveland.
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The Pittsburgh Panthers mascot and student section cheer after scoring against the Virginia Tech Hokies during the first half at the Petersen Events Center.
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Josh Rowntree
July 18, 2018 - 10:18 pm
Pitt hopes that new men’s basketball coach Jeff Capel will eventually be able to bring the program back to its glory days. But, for now, some of the players who took the Panthers to previously unknown heights will be again representing the school in The Basketball Tournament, a 5-on-5 contest of 72...
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Colin Dunlap
July 16, 2018 - 1:52 pm
What a game. What a back-and-forth affair on a hot, muggy (sometimes stormy) Sunday that held my interest headed into the All-Star Break. I'm guessing it might have held yours, all the way through the time Colin Moran slid into the plate and gave the Pirates and come-from-behind (a couple times)...
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July 01, 2018 - 1:23 am
By BERNIE WILSON, AP Sports Writer SAN DIEGO (AP) — Wil Myers homered, doubled and drove in three runs, and rookie Joey Lucchesi threw five scoreless innings to lead the San Diego Padres to a 4-3 victory against the Pittsburgh Pirates on Saturday night. The Padres had to hold on after closer Brad...
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Austin Lemieux skates at the Penguins development camp in June 2018
Josh Rowntree
Josh Rowntree
June 29, 2018 - 11:42 am
CRANBERRY (93.7 The Fan) - For most hockey players, an invitation to an NHL development camp is a dream come true. For those selected, it’s likely a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity. But, for one of the Penguins' 38 invitees to this season’s camp, things are a bit different. It probably has something...
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Penguins winger Tobias Lindberg participate in the team's prospect development camp in June 2018
Josh Rowntree
Josh Rowntree
June 28, 2018 - 3:18 pm
Penguins winger Tobias Lindberg is hoping to settle down. And why wouldn’t he? The powerful, 22-year-old Swede is coming off a season in which he, at the end, was a member of two teams. Lindberg was acquired from Vegas in the Derick Brassard three-way trade in February, but never made it to...
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Penguins second-round draft pick and prospect Calen Addison at the team's development camp in June 2018
Josh Rowntree
Josh Rowntree
June 27, 2018 - 9:00 pm
Penguins second-round draft pick Calen Addison celebrated his 18th birthday in April. As is the case with many breaking into adulthood, it's time to go to work. The smooth skating, skilled defenseman was selected 53rd overall by Pittsburgh during last weekend’s NHL Draft. “It’s pretty crazy,”...
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Pittsburgh Penguins center Sidney Crosby (87) and Columbus Blue Jackets defenseman Jack Johnson (7) in the handshake line after game five of the first round of the 2017 Stanley Cup Playoffs at PPG PAINTS ARENA.
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Josh Rowntree
June 27, 2018 - 4:06 pm
The Penguins are on the verge of signing veteran defenseman Jack Johnson to a long-term contract, this according to Jason Mackey of the Post-Gazette . The deal, Mackey reports, is for five years and will be in the vicinity of $16 million total, with an average anual value between $3.0-3.5 million...
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June 24, 2018 - 5:21 pm
By WES CROSBY, Associated Press PITTSBURGH (AP) — Clay Buchholz pitched five solid innings before leaving with an injury and the Arizona Diamondbacks completed a four-game sweep of the Pittsburgh Pirates with a 3-0 win Sunday. Buchholz (2-1) retired the first 11 batters he faced before Pirates...
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Pittsburgh Pirates starting pitcher Jameson Taillon (50) delivers a pitch against the Milwaukee Brewers during the first inning at PNC Park.
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Josh Rowntree
June 20, 2018 - 1:43 am
In the video below, Pirates pitcher Jameson Taillon reacts to his start in Pittsburgh's 3-2 loss to Milwaukee Tuesday night at PNC Park. Taillon went five innings, allowing three earned runs on seven hits, with seven strikeouts and one walk. He was tagged with the loss and is now 4-6 on the season.
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