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Tabata among 12 sent to Bucs' Minor League camp

Tabata among 12 sent to Bucs' Minor League camp

MLB.com post-gazette.com Updated 4 hours ago
Veterans infielders Steve Lombardozzi and Brent Morel and outfielder Jose Tabata were among 11 players reassigned to Minor League camp on Friday by the Pirates, who also optioned left-hander Bobby LaFromboise to Triple-A.
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  • Eric Staal's goal, 2 assists lift Hurricanes over Penguins, 5-2…

    Eric Staal's goal, 2 assists lift Hurricanes over Penguins, 5-2; Cam Ward collects 27 saves

    NHL.com 15 hours ago
    RALEIGH, N.C. - Eric Staal had a goal and two assists and the Carolina Hurricanes beat the Pittsburgh Penguins 5-2 on Thursday night. Ryan Murphy, Jay McClement, Alexander Semin and Andrej Nestrasil scored for Carolina, which had been 0-3-3 i...
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  • Penguins' struggles continue with 5-2 loss vs. Hurricanes

    Penguins' struggles continue with 5-2 loss vs. Hurricanes

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    RALEIGH, N.C. — The Penguins could have blamed their latest loss on Cam Ward, and perhaps they would have had a point.
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  • Watch Cam Ward rob David Perron with magnificent glove save (Vi…

    Watch Cam Ward rob David Perron with magnificent glove save (Video)

    yahoo.com 17 hours ago
    Cam Ward has shown over his career that he’s pretty good with the glove. On Thursday night, during Carolina’s game against the Pittsburgh Penguins, David Perron was his latest victim. With the Canes holding a 2-1 first period lead, Sidney Crosby found P…
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  • Richard focusing on contributing, not his opt-out clause

    Richard focusing on contributing, not his opt-out clause

    MLB.com 19 hours ago
    Left-hander Clayton Richard's name comes up just about every time Pirates manager Clint Hurdle is asked about his club's rotation depth. It happened again after Richard pitched Thursday against the Braves. "Clayton is a guy you have to talk about,&…
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  • Pirates say decisions due soon on fifth starter, pitching depth

    Pirates say decisions due soon on fifth starter, pitching depth

    post-gazette.com 19 hours ago
    BRADENTON, Fla. — Though the events of Thursday did little to clarify the back end of the Pirates rotation or their starting depth, they indicated decisions are near.
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  • North Fayette company changes defendants in Antonio Brown endor…

    North Fayette company changes defendants in Antonio Brown endorsement lawsuit

    pittsburghlive.com 19 hours ago
    A North Fayette company dropped one Florida sports agent from a lawsuit over an endorsement contract with Steelers wide receiver Antonio Brown and added another, ...
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  • Ron Cook: Kang's performance triggers doubts, but not from Pira…

    Ron Cook: Kang's performance triggers doubts, but not from Pirates

    post-gazette.com 19 hours ago
    Go back to early March. At the request of the Korean media, Pirates manager Clint Hurdle posed in a T-shirt with the likeness of infielder Jung Ho Kang. Hurdle’s grin nearly matched the one he had in Atlanta late last season when the Pirates clinched th…
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  • Mel Kiper Jr. cites cornerbacks Pittsburgh Steelers could draft…

    Mel Kiper Jr. cites cornerbacks Pittsburgh Steelers could draft in first round

    ESPN.com 20 hours ago
    If the Pittsburgh Steelers are ever going to use a first-round draft pick again on a cornerback – they have not done so since 1997 – this would appear to be the year to do it. Cornerback and outside linebacker are the Steelers’ biggest need with the dra…
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  • Johnson Has 3 Hits to Help Braves Beat Pirates 7-5

    Johnson Has 3 Hits to Help Braves Beat Pirates 7-5

    nytimes.com 21 hours ago
    Josh Harrison led off the game with a home run that ended Wandy Rodriguez's scoreless streak at 12 innings, and the Atlanta Braves beat the Pittsburgh Pirates 7-5 Thursday.
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  • Receiver Darrius Heyward-Bey To Remain With Steelers In 2015

    Receiver Darrius Heyward-Bey To Remain With Steelers In 2015

    The Pittsburgh Steelers announced on Thursday that they have made a one-year deal with receiver Darrius Heyward-Bey to remain with the team through the 2015 season. The move was similar to the one-year contract Heyward-Bey signed with Pittsurgh in April…
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  • Prom Date Rule has nothing to do with toughness

    Prom Date Rule has nothing to do with toughness

    steelersgab.com Mar 26 (yesterday)
    Welcome to the inaugural installment of The Blast Furnace. Moving forward, I will use this space to analyze anything and everything that strikes a nerve with me about the on- and off-the-field issues facing the Steelers in their quest to capture their s…
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