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Liriano wins 16th as Pirates shake Rangers

Liriano wins 16th as Pirates shake Rangers

ESPN.com MLB.com Updated Sep 10, 2013
Francisco Liriano pitched six innings for his career-high 16th victory, Andrew McCutchen had three RBI singles and the Pittsburgh Pirates held on to beat the slumping Texas Rangers 5-4 on Tuesday night.
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  • Perez's winning streak snapped in loss to Pirates

    Perez's winning streak snapped in loss to Pirates

    MLB.com Sep 10, 2013
    The lack of early run support for Martin Perez, who had his roughest start in nearly two months, led to yet another September loss, a 5-4 setback to the Pirates on Tuesday night at Rangers Ballpark. The A's also lost, so the Rangers remain two games beh…
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  • Morton penciled in to start Friday, will test foot first

    Morton penciled in to start Friday, will test foot first

    MLB.com Sep 10, 2013
    Clint Hurdle has Charlie Morton in his rotation for the Pirates' next series -- the right-hander is penciled in to face the Cubs on Friday at PNC Park -- because "I can't eliminate him."
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  • Every Shitty Thing That Happened To The Pittsburgh Pirates, 199…

    Every Shitty Thing That Happened To The Pittsburgh Pirates, 1992-2013

    deadspin.com Sep 10, 2013
    With last night's 1-0 victory over the Texas Rangers, the losingest losers are losers no more.Read more...
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  • Darvish impressive, but Rangers blanked by Bucs

    Darvish impressive, but Rangers blanked by Bucs

    MLB.com Sep 10, 2013
    Yu Darvish was good, allowing one run in seven innings before leaving with a right leg cramp, but the Rangers opened their homestand with a 1-0 loss to the Pirates at the Ballpark in Arlington on Monday night. Texas has lost seven of its last 10 games a…
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  • Gerrit Cole delivers Pirates to streak-busting 82nd win

    Gerrit Cole delivers Pirates to streak-busting 82nd win

    CNNSI.com Sep 10, 2013
    Homegrown prospect Gerrit Cole delivered when the Pirates needed him the most to end the franchise's long streak of futility.
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Sports Columnists

  • NFL mailbag: Quarterbacks thriving in fourth quarter

    Sep 10
    Mailbag: We're seeing a rise in fourth-quarter heroics by quarterbacks, adding excitement to the game, writes John Clayton.
  • Don Banks: Concerns quickly mounting for Steelers, Ben Roethlisberger

    Sep 10
    With the NFL world fixated Monday night on the fascinating debut of Chip Kelly's fast-break football and the new-look Philadelphia Eagles, it was easy to overlook the juxtaposition of the sad saga that's unfolding for the proud, fabled franchise on the …
  • The Chip Kelly Era Takes Off

    Sep 10
    LeSean McCoy’s 100-plus yards at halftime and a run/pass ratio above 60/40 showed that while Kelly’s offense will play fast, it will do so primarily on the ground. (Drew Hallowell/Getty Images) - Note from the editor-in-chief: Each Tuesday during the se…
  • Dallas Mavericks invite Fab Melo to training camp, sources say

    Sep 10
    The Dallas Mavericks' ongoing search for a bargain big man has led them to invite the recently released Fab Melo to training camp, according to sources close to the situation.