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First to 50: Pirates win again behind Liriano

First to 50: Pirates win again behind Liriano

ESPN.com MLB.com Updated Jun 29, 2013
Pedro Alvarez and Garrett Jones each homered and Francisco Liriano pitched six strong innings as the surging Pittsburgh Pirates won their eighth straight game, 2-1 over the Milwaukee Brewers on Saturday night.
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  • Former teammates heap praise on Barkevious Mingo

    Former teammates heap praise on Barkevious Mingo

    profootballtalk.com Jun 29, 2013
    Though the Browns and Steelers picked their respective first-rounders more than 10 spots apart, Barkevious Mingo and Jarvis Jones will be joined at the hip, at least for the early stages of their careers. Jones recently said he thought the Browns would …
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  • Steelers Mt. Rushmore honors the team of the ’70s

    Steelers Mt. Rushmore honors the team of the ’70s

    profootballtalk.com Jun 29, 2013
    Somehow, we narrowed the list of all-time great Steelers to 12 finalists. Somehow, we carved that 12 down to four. The greatness achieved by the Steelers of the 1970s has not yet been matched, by any team. One quarterback, one coach, four Super Bowl win…
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  • The Juice: Mets bullpen implodes again in loss to Nationals; Pi…

    The Juice: Mets bullpen implodes again in loss to Nationals; Pirates grab best record in baseball

    yahoo.com Jun 29, 2013
    Your browser does not support iframes. The Juice returns for season No. 6! It's almost eligible for free-agency! Stop by daily for news from the action, along with great photos, stats, video highlights and more. The Washington Nationals, like so many ot…
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  • Keisel Speaks His Mind – Says Steelers Will Win AFC North In 20…

    Keisel Speaks His Mind – Says Steelers Will Win AFC North In 2013

    steelersgab.com Jun 29, 2013
    Plenty of times in the offseason players speak a lot more than they should, and that doesn’t escape the Steelers as far as their players go. One player who recently spoke up about winning the AFC North was defensive end Brett Keisel, who says the black …
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  • Video - Pirates First To 50 Wins 00:28

    Pirates First To 50 Wins

    Jun 29
    The Pirates won their eighth straight game by topping the Brewers 2-1.
  • Video - Pirates First To 50 Wins 01:19

    Pirates First To 50 Wins

    Jun 29
    Highlight Of The Night: The Pirates won their eighth straight game by topping the Brewers 2-1.

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  • Toronto Raptors join talks for Eric Bledsoe of Los Angeles Clippers

    Jun 29
    The Toronto Raptors have joined the Orlando Magic at the head of the list of known suitors for Los Angeles Clippers guard Eric Bledsoe, according to sources close to the process.