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Aramis Ramirez, who spent his first 14 seasons with the Cubs and Pirates before joining the Brewers in December, has been punishing his former employers for letting him go. His reunion continued Monday night, driving in three runs and hitting a go-ahead…
Share TweetFor the fourth consecutive time in a big August game, Pirates starter A.J. Burnett came up small Monday night.Source: post-gazette.com
Holliday backs Lohse as Cardinals clip PiratesUpdated Aug 27, 2012 Share TweetMatt Holliday hit a tiebreaking home run and Kyle Lohse won his eighth consecutive decision, leading the Cardinals to a 4-3 victory over the Pirates on Monday night.Source: ESPN.com
Cards knock Bucs down a peg in pivotal setUpdated Aug 27, 2012 Share TweetRiding the momentum of a series win in Cincinnati, the Cardinals moved on to Pittsburgh on Monday night, where they knocked down an already-reeling Pirates team with a come-from-behind 4-3 win at PNC Park.Share TweetSome weekday evenings, the Stew looks at the storylines that will be worth monitoring that night. Feel free to discuss the night's action in the comments below. Do the Pirates have any fight left?: Pittsburgh's chances of making the postseason may have …Source: yahoo.com
Bucs, Cards set for series of playoff proportionsUpdated Aug 27, 2012 Share TweetNear where the Allegheny and the Monongahela merge to form the Ohio, the Pirates and the Cardinals will merge to shape the National League's 2012 postseason picture.
A do-or-die series for Pirates?Updated Aug 27, 2012 Share TweetPirates need to take two of three from St. Louis if it's going to be a memorable October.Source: post-gazette.com
Don Banks: Who won, lost in preseason Week 3Aug 27Musings, observations and the occasional insight as we run down the winners and losers in Week 3 of the NFL preseason. The games don't count, but the perceptions sure do....
Don Banks: 2012 Division Preview: AFC NorthAug 27The AFC North has plenty to be proud of coming off its stellar showing in 2011. No other division in the NFL boasted three winning teams last season, let alone the three playoff qualifiers produced by the AFC North: Baltimore, Pittsburgh and Cincinnati.…
Peter King: Future is now in Seattle, but Dolphins are playing for next ye…Aug 27MMQB preamble, Homage to the Opening of High School Football Season:
Boston was headed in a bad direction until the Dodgers gave them a do-overAug 27After getting away from what made them beloved (and good), the Old Towne Team gets back on track.