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Pittsburgh Sports News and Rumors
Last week, Steelers linebackers coach Keith Butler suggested Sean Spence, the club’s 2012 third-round pick, might never play again after suffering a serious knee injury last summer, with Butler saying it would be “miraculous” if Spence were to come
Share TweetStephen Strasburg struck out eight in seven innings and the Washington Nationals won a game he started for the first time since opening day by beating the Pittsburgh Pirates 5-4 Saturday.Source: ESPN.comShare TweetRyan Zimmerman led a double steal in the ninth inning and scored on Tyler Moore's sacrifice fly as the Nationals grabbed a 5-4 victory over the Pirates at PNC Park on Saturday. Stephen Strasburg allowed four runs, on a pair of two-run homers, and struck…Source: MLB.com
Jarvis Jones happy that he fell in first roundUpdated May 4 Share TweetThe Pittsburgh Steelers haven't hidden the fact that they were happy that Georgia's Jarvis Jones ran slow at his pro day. That caused the outside linebacker, once projected as top-10 pick, to fall to the Steelers at No. 17 in last month's draft. The fee…Source: ESPN.com
Coaches hope tip helps Steelers coaches get friends' helpUpdated May 4 Share TweetSteelers seventh-round draft pick from Division I-AA Samford University comes highly recommended.Source: post-gazette.com
Nationals Edge Pirates In NinthMay 4Stephen Strasburg pitched seven innings and recorded a no-decision, and Ryan Zimmerman scored the go-ahead run in the Nationals' 5-4 win against the Pirates.
San Antonio Spurs vs. Golden State Warriors previewMay 4Our 5-on-5 panel breaks down the Western Conference semifinals matchup between the Spurs and Warriors.