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McCutchen, Mercer back Burnett's sharp effort
MLB.com Updated May 3, 2013
The Pirates continued to raise the mark of any good baseball club -- another day, another hero -- to ridiculous heights on Friday. They have been on a pretty good extended tear, with relatively little of the load being carried by the usual heavy-lifters…Share Tweet
Jarvis Jones: I’m not James Harrison, but I love his gameprofootballtalk.com May 3, 2013In March, the Steelers cut outside linebacker James Harrison. In April, the Steelers spent their first-round draft pick on outside linebacker Jarvis Jones. Jones understands that makes people view him as Harrison’s heir apparent. But Jones won’t compaShare TweetPITTSBURGH -- The Washington Nationals activated third baseman Ryan Zimmerman from the 15-day disabled list on Friday and he was in the starting lineup in the weekend series opener against the Pittsburgh Pirates.Share TweetPITTSBURGH -- The Pirates placed second baseman Neil Walker on the 15-day disabled list prior to Friday night's game against the Washington Nationals due to an injured right hand.Share TweetESPN.com May 3, 2013The Baltimore Ravens and Pittsburgh Steelers start their three-day rookie minicamps today, and the Cleveland Browns and Cincinnati Bengals will hold theirs next weekend. I'm planning to stop by to see the newest Ravens this afternoon. It's crazy to see …Share Tweet
Unusual move in NFL draft lands a hard-hitting safety for the Steelerspost-gazette.com May 3, 2013The Steelers think former Syracuse star Shamarko Thomas can be a solid, hard-hitting free safety in NFL despite lack of height.Share Tweet
Pittsburgh Steelers' rookie class impactMay 3Daniel Jeremiah, Charley Casserly and Charles Davis break down the Pittsburgh Steelers' incoming rookie class and explain what kind of impact to expect from the group in 2013.
Steelers rookie minicamp reportMay 3Aditi Kinkhabwala has the latest from Pittsburgh and how 2013 draft picks LB Jarvis Jones and RB Le'Veon Bell performed on the first day of Steelers rookie minicamp.
Burnett Fans Nine As Pirates RollMay 3A.J. Burnett struck out nine over seven solid innings and Andrew McCutchen homered in the Pirates' win over the Nationals.