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Dodgers catch their breath to down Pirates in finale

Dodgers catch their breath to down Pirates in finale

Dodgers catch their breath to down Pirates in finale
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  • Liriano searching for answers amid rough stretch

    Liriano searching for answers amid rough stretch

    MLB.com 5 hours ago
    The Pirates haven't seen this version of Francisco Liriano, at least not for this long. The Liriano who pitched for Pittsburgh the last three years was remarkably consistent, reliable and, above all, effective.
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  • Ex-Penguin Recchi misses out on Hall of Fame

    Ex-Penguin Recchi misses out on Hall of Fame

    post-gazette.com 8 hours ago
    The Hockey Hall of Fame has bypassed former Penguins winger Mark Recchi for the third year in a row.
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  • Former Steeler wanted by police on criminal mischief charges

    Former Steeler wanted by police on criminal mischief charges

    post-gazette.com 8 hours ago
    Pittsburgh Police have issued an arrest warrant today for a former member of the Pittsburgh Steelers, who they plan to charge with 30 counts of criminal mischief involving graffiti.
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  • Steelers LB Harrison doubles down on desire to meet with Goodel…

    Steelers LB Harrison doubles down on desire to meet with Goodell

    James Harrison is eager to sit down with the NFL to discuss the league’s investigation into performance-enhancing drug use among its players. In an interview with the Post-Gazette this afternoon, Harrison said he would like nothing more than to clear th…
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  • Penguins allow Schultz to become unrestricted free agent

    Penguins allow Schultz to become unrestricted free agent

    post-gazette.com 10 hours ago
    The Penguins are going to allow defenseman Justin Schultz to become an unrestricted free agent.
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  • Rumor Roundup: All eyes on Steven Stamkos as free agency approa…

    Rumor Roundup: All eyes on Steven Stamkos as free agency approaches

    thehockeynews.com 10 hours ago
    With the 2016 NHL draft now history, here’s a look at some notable speculation that emerged from the weekend. All eyes are firmly upon the Tampa Bay Lightning and their contract talks with pending unrestricted free agent center Steven Stamkos. Since Fri…
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  • Penguins re-sign Erixon to one-year deal

    Penguins re-sign Erixon to one-year deal

    post-gazette.com 13 hours ago
    The Penguins have re-signed defenseman Tim Erixon to a one-year, two-way contract.
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  • Mike Wallace: I’ll show people I have a lot up my sleeve

    Mike Wallace: I’ll show people I have a lot up my sleeve

    profootballtalk.com 16 hours ago
    Wide receiver Mike Wallace is coming off of the least productive year of his NFL career and he admitted recently that the speed that made him a star with the Steelers early in his career has slipped. Wallace thinks he’s lost “maybe just a step, a half a…
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  • James Harrison invites Roger Goodell to his house

    James Harrison invites Roger Goodell to his house

    James Harrison does not want to wait until training camp to meet with the NFL about the sixth-month old Al-Jazeera report that linked Harrison to performance-enhancing drugs, but the Steelers outside linebacker has a few stipulations.
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  • Pirates notebook: Gerrit Cole throws off mound for first time s…

    Pirates notebook: Gerrit Cole throws off mound for first time since June 11

    post-gazette.com MLB.com 24 hours ago
    Right-hander Gerrit Cole took a step forward in his rehab Sunday by throwing off a mound for the first time since going on the 15-day disabled list with a right triceps strain June 11. The Pirates ace tossed 15 fastballs, focused on the timing and consi…
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  • Kuhl debut! Bucs' rookie outduels Kershaw

    Kuhl debut! Bucs' rookie outduels Kershaw

    MLB.com nytimes.com post-gazette.com Jun 26 (yesterday)
    Sparked by one rookie on the mound and another in right field, the Pirates beat the seemingly unbeatable Clayton Kershaw on Sunday night at PNC Park, riding a four-run second inning to a 4-3 victory over the Dodgers.
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  • Pirates' Mercer takes knee to the head, exits game

    Pirates' Mercer takes knee to the head, exits game

    ESPN.com Jun 26 (yesterday)
    Pirates' Mercer takes knee to the head, exits game
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  • Facing Kershaw may not be worst thing as Pirates try to break o…

    Facing Kershaw may not be worst thing as Pirates try to break out

    ESPN.com Jun 26 (yesterday)
    Facing Kershaw may not be worst thing as Pirates try to break out
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  • Numerous factors led to Pirates June swoon

    Numerous factors led to Pirates June swoon

    post-gazette.com Jun 26 (yesterday)
    When manager Clint Hurdle embraced Jeff Locke following Locke’s shutout of the Miami Marlins May 30, the Pirates were 29-21. They trailed the Chicago Cubs by a manageable 6½ games in the NL Central and held one of two NL wild-card spots. They had won si…
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  • A humbling road leads Jordan Zumwalt to another chance with Ste…

    A humbling road leads Jordan Zumwalt to another chance with Steelers

    post-gazette.com Jun 26 (yesterday)
    During one of the dog days of training camp last August, in the middle of an afternoon practice at Saint Vincent College in Latrobe, Steelers coach Mike Tomlin ejected rookie linebacker Bud Dupree from practice for fighting with several of the Steelers …
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  • Penguins' newest goalie sees Murray as template for early succe…

    Penguins' newest goalie sees Murray as template for early success

    post-gazette.com Jun 26 (yesterday)
    BUFFALO — There’s little doubt, at least for now, that Matt Murray is the Penguins’ goalie of the future.
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  • Video - Harrison reveals stipulations for NFL interview at his house 01:20

    Harrison reveals stipulations for NFL interview at his house

    Jun 27
    Steelers LB James Harrison says he is willing to meet with NFL investigators about being linked to PEDs in an Al-Jazeera America report if the interview is done at his house and commissioner Roger Goodell is present.
  • Video - Where will Bell's health stand heading into training camp? 00:52

    Where will Bell's health stand heading into training camp?

    Jun 26
    Jeremy Fowler shares his thoughts on Steelers RB Le'Veon Bell's recovery from a torn MCL and PCL heading into Pittsburgh's training camp.
  • Video - NFL to interview players about Al-Jazeera PEDs report 01:40

    NFL to interview players about Al-Jazeera PEDs report

    Jun 24
    The NFL Insiders crew reacts to a report that NFL players Julius Peppers, Clay Matthews and James Harrison will be interviewed by the league after they were named in an Al-Jazeera America report linking them to PEDs.
  • Video - Saturday: Pouncey could be Steelers' best offensive player 01:07

    Saturday: Pouncey could be Steelers' best offensive player

    Jun 17
    Jeff Saturday says when healthy, Steelers center Maurkice Pouncey could be Pittsburgh's best offensive player. Trey Wingo calls him the "all-time champ" for having so many surgeries.