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  • Pirates' McCutchen hopes to avoid DL

    The Sports Xchange MLB Team Report - Pittsburgh Pirates - INSIDE PITCH PITTSBURGH -- Clint Hurdle claims he is the world's No. 1 optimist. The Pirates manager also says star center fielder Andrew McCutchen is No. 2 on that list. Both were hopeful...
  • Volquez, Polanco lead Pirates past Marlins

    The Sports Xchange By John Perrotto, The Sports Xchange EditorsNote: update on Jennings' condition/diagnosis Volquez, Polanco lead Pirates past Marlins PITTSBURGH -- Edinson Volquez was aggressive, Gregory Polanco was patient and it added up to a...
  • Diamondbacks 7, Pirates 4

    The Sports Xchange Diamondbacks 7, Pirates 4 PHOENIX -- Arizona pinch-hitter Andy Marte hit a tie-breaking, two-run home run in the sixth inning and second baseman Aaron Hill also homered in the sixth to lead the Diamondbacks to a 7-4 victory over the...
  • Stults ends road drought in Padres' 2-1 win

    The Sports Xchange By John Perrotto, The Sports Xchange Stults ends road drought in Padres' 2-1 win PITTSBURGH -- It took 13 tries, but Eric Stults finally got his first road win of the season. The left-hander pitched one-run ball for 6 1/3 innings as...
  • Pirates' Alvarez squeezed out by Harrison, Snider

    The Sports Xchange MLB Team Report - Pittsburgh Pirates SAN FRANCISCO -- Much has been made of Pittsburgh Pirates third baseman Pedro Alvarez's erratic play. But according to Pirates manager Clint Hurdle, that's not the reason he's not been starting of...
  • Locke finds stride as Pirates beat Marlins

    The Sports Xchange By John Perrotto, The Sports Xchange Locke finds stride as Pirates beat Marlins PITTSBURGH -- Jeff Locke did not seem long for this game. The Pittsburgh left-hander was wobbly, giving up three runs in two innings, coming on the...
  • Marlins walk past Pirates for comeback win

    Marlins walk past Pirates for comeback win
    PITTSBURGH Over 180 career big league games and going back to his minor league career, Marcell Ozuna has earned a well-deserved "free-swinger" stamp on his scouting report. Tuesday, in the pivotal moment of the series opener against the Pirates, Ozuna...
  • McCutchen irritated after Pirates' 8-3 win

    The Sports Xchange McCutchen irritated after Pirates' 8-3 win PHOENIX -- Reigning National League MVP Andrew McCutchen knows the game, so he expected to get hit by a pitch Saturday. It was the way the Arizona Diamondbacks did it that rubbed him the...
  • Pirates give up 3 homers in loss to Diamondbacks

    PHOENIX The flip side of the trade deadline receives less attention than the trades. Every time a team sends away a player, they backfill that vacant roster spot in a chain reaction that travels all the way through the farm system. The Arizona...
  • Marte's homer pushes Diamondbacks past Pirates

    The Sports Xchange Marte's homer pushes Diamondbacks past Pirates PHOENIX -- Two hours into his return to the major leagues, Arizona pinch-hitter Andy Marte displayed the stroke that made him one of the top prospects in the game a decade ago. Marte,...
  • Uncomfortable ride leads to uncomfortable night for Pirates

    The Sports Xchange MLB Team Report - Pittsburgh Pirates PHOENIX -- The Pittsburgh Pirates may have known this was not going to be their day on the ride to the park. It did not go well. One of the Pirates' team buses broke down five times on the way to...