Pittsburgh Pirates : MLB Look Ahead

Scherzer starts against Sale in All-Star Game

Scherzer starts against Sale in All-Star Game

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July 16 Washington right-hander Max Scherzer will oppose Boston left-hander Chris Sale in a repeat of last year's Midsummer Classic matchup. It marks the first time since 1940 (Red Ruffing of the New York Yankees vs. Paul Derringer of the Cincinnati Reds) FULL STORY

Brewers, Pirates to open five-game series

Brewers, Pirates to open five-game series

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July 11 Milwaukee and Pittsburgh can be expected to run through their full rotation in the series. Thursday, Brewers left-hander Wade Miley (1-0, 1.42 ERA) is scheduled to face Pirates right-hander Jameson Taillon (5-7, 4.05). FULL STORY

Nationals face Pirates, look to remain over .500

Nationals face Pirates, look to remain over .500

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July 10 Jeremy Hellickson came close Tuesday. He got the Washington Nationals a win, but they still need more from their starters, whose short outings have taxed the bullpen. FULL STORY

L.A.'s Kershaw faces Pirates hoping to get stronger

L.A.'s Kershaw faces Pirates hoping to get stronger

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July 03 The Los Angeles Dodgers' left-hander might be done with both when he takes the mound Tuesday against the Pittsburgh Pirates. Kershaw will be making his third start since coming off the disabled list for his most recent back injury FULL STORY

Pirates search for consistency against Dodgers

Pirates search for consistency against Dodgers

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July 01 Fresh off a series victory at San Diego, capped by a 7-5 victory Sunday, the Pirates are now in Los Angeles for the first of three games Monday, having won four of their last six games. FULL STORY

D-backs open 4-game series in Pittsburgh

D-backs open 4-game series in Pittsburgh

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June 20 The Arizona Diamondbacks open a four-game series Thursday against the Pittsburgh Pirates, and by the time they move on to Miami, their rotation could look different. As in, more intact. FULL STORY

Pirates hope to gain ground vs. Brewers

Pirates hope to gain ground vs. Brewers

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June 18 Taillon, who is 1-3 with a 3.47 ERA in seven career starts against Milwaukee, has gone 2-5 with a 5.02 ERA over his past 11 starts. He last pitched on Wednesday when he allowed two runs FULL STORY

Opportunistic Diamondbacks look to sweep Pirates

Opportunistic Diamondbacks look to sweep Pirates

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June 13 The Diamondbacks did it again Tuesday, when they took advantage of three throwing errors in a six-run first inning for the impetus needed for a 13-8 victory over the Pittsburgh Pirates at Chase Field. FULL STORY

Cubs go for sweep of Pirates in Pittsburgh

Cubs go for sweep of Pirates in Pittsburgh

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May 29 A potentially volatile situation between the Pirates and the Cubs never developed Tuesday, so now their attention turns to their series finale at PNC Park on Wednesday, when Chicago will look for a sweep and Pittsburgh FULL STORY

Nats' Harper hopes to lead way again vs. Pirates

Nats' Harper hopes to lead way again vs. Pirates

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May 02 Washington will go for its fourth straight victory Wednesday night behind Stephen Strasburg when they host the Pittsburgh Pirates in the third contest of a four-game set. FULL STORY

 

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