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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?


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


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?


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

(Photo by Patrick McDermott/Getty Images)

Alvarez, Pirates Rally Past Sanchez, Tigers 5-3

Anibal Sanchez spent six innings toying with the Pittsburgh Pirates, his electric stuff rendering the Pirates innocent bystanders.

97.1 The Ticket–05/29/2013

PITTSBURGH, PA - MAY 15: Brandon Inge #2 of the Pittsburgh Pirates stands ready at third base during the game against the Milwaukee Brewers on May 15, 2013 at PNC Park in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. (Photo by Joe Sargent/Getty Images)

Brandon Inge Would Choose Detroit If Wings Faced Pens

Were you one of the many Detroiters that were sickened to see former Tiger Brandon Inge wearing a Pittsburgh Penguins Mario Lemieux jersey earlier in the week?

97.1 The Ticket–05/29/2013

Porcello #21 of the Detroit Tigers pitches in the first innng of the game against the Pittsburgh Pirates at Comerica Park on May 28, 2013 in Detroit, Michigan. (Getty Images/Leon Halip)

Pirates Outlast Tigers 1-0, In Extra Innings

Neil Walker ended a lengthy pitching duel, homering in the 11th inning to lift the Pittsburgh Pirates over the Detroit Tigers 1-0 on Tuesday night.

97.1 The Ticket–05/28/2013

Rick Porcello #21 of the Detroit Tigers. (Photo by Duane Burleson/Getty Images)

Pirates-Tigers Preview 5-28-13

Although manager Clint Hurdle said his Pittsburgh Pirates would pitch carefully to Miguel Cabrera, they didn’t need to in the opener of this series with the Detroit Tigers.

97.1 The Ticket–05/28/2013




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