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5 Crazy Events From Major League Baseball You May Have Missed

By Adam W. Bloom The second half of the MLB season is under way with a number of teams making moves to try and stamp their ticket into the playoffs. While you’d think the pressure […]

07/25/2014

National League Mid-Season Team MVPs

Sometimes a team’s best players don’t make the All-Star team. Here are the National League’s mid-season team MVPs.

07/11/2014

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Best Minor League Baseball Stadiums To Catch A Game

If you’re in the mood for a road trip, or simply want to come out to support your local team, make your next stop a minor league baseball game at one of these fan favorite stadiums.

06/30/2014

PITTSBURGH, PA - MARCH 31: Former Pittsburgh Pirate MVP Barry Bonds (L) hugs manager Clint Hurdle #13 of the Pittsburgh Pirates during Opening Day at PNC Park on March 31, 2014 in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. (Photo by Justin K. Aller/Getty Images)

Mixed Reaction For Bonds In Pittsburgh Homecoming

Barry Bonds spent a portion of Monday morning driving around Pittsburgh, marveling at the changes he’s seen in the city since baseball’s career home run king bolted for San Francisco more than two decades ago.

97.1 The Ticket–04/01/2014

ST LOUIS, MO - OCTOBER 09: Gerrit Cole #45 of the Pittsburgh Pirates pitches against the St. Louis Cardinals during Game Five of the National League Division Series at Busch Stadium on October 9, 2013 in St Louis, Missouri.

Pirates Have Future Ace In Gerrit Cole

Pirates pitcher Gerrit Cole put up impressive stats late last year. Can he hold up the whole season?

03/17/2014

DETROIT, MI - MAY 13:  Don Kelly #32 of the Detroit Tigers catches a fly ball hit by Carlos Pena of the Houston Astros in the second inning at Comerica Park on May 13, 2013 in Detroit, Michigan. (Photo by Duane Burleson/Getty Images)

Morton Impressive As Pirates Beat Tigers 5-2

Charlie Morton allowed one hit in three scoreless innings, helping the Pittsburgh Pirates to a 5-2 victory over the Detroit Tigers on Tuesday.

97.1 The Ticket–03/04/2014

ARLINGTON, TX - SEPTEMBER 10: Pittsburgh Pirates center fielder Andrew McCutchen #22 and Pittsburgh Pirates left fielder Felix Pie #26 celebrate with Pittsburgh Pirates second baseman Neil Walker #18 and Pittsburgh Pirates shortstop Jordy Mercer #10 after the Pittsburgh Pirates beat the Texas Rangers 5-4 at Rangers Ballpark in Arlington on September 10, 2013 in Arlington, Texas. (Photo by Tom Pennington/Getty Images)

Pirates Have First Winning Season In 2 Decades

Barry Bonds was the slugger in the middle of their lineup, and Doug Drabek was the ace of a rotation that included a rookie knuckleballer named Tim Wakefield.

97.1 The Ticket–09/11/2013

DETROIT, MI - OCTOBER 28: Brian Wilson of the San Francisco Giants celebrates after defeating the Detroit Tigers to win Game Four of the Major League Baseball World Series at Comerica Park on October 28, 2012 in Detroit, Michigan. The San Francisco Giants defeated the Detroit Tigers 4-3 in the tenth inning to win the World Series in 4 straight games. (Photo by Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)

Brian Wilson Moves Closer To Signing

Brian Wilson appears close to signing soon, and maybe a club that strikes out in the trade market will find satisfaction in the rare July free-agent market.

97.1 The Ticket–07/30/2013

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Sports Verdict: Which Team Has A Better Shot At Making The Playoffs? Pirates Vs. Orioles

Both the Baltimore Orioles and the Pittsburgh Pirates are enjoying quality seasons midway through this year. With each team presenting a legitimate threat to make the playoffs in their respective leagues, the question is, which is most likely to achieve that goal?

07/25/2013

ST. LOUIS, MO - APRIL 28: John McDonald #17 of the Pittsburgh Pirates throws to second base for an out against the St. Louis Cardinals at Busch Stadium on April 28, 2013 in St. Louis, Missouri.  The Pirates beat the Cardinals 9-0.  (Photo by Dilip Vishwanat/Getty Images)

Indians Get McDonald From Bucs For Player Or Cash

The Cleveland Indians have acquired infielder John McDonald from the Pittsburgh Pirates for a player to be named or cash considerations.

97.1 The Ticket–06/11/2013

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