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PHOTO/VINE: Mike Tyson Pretends To Bite Players Ear Off At Pirates Game Because Of Course

The Huffington Post | Arman Walia | Posted 04.18.2014 | Sports

Mike Tyson may not have a second career in the major leagues ahead of him but he did manage to throw something resembling a strike at PNC Park. The fo...

WATCH: The First Walk-Off Home Run Of The 2014 Season

Posted 03.31.2014 | Sports

That didn't take long. The first walk-off home run of the 2014 season came off the bat of Pittsburgh's Neil Walker on Opening Day. With the score ...

First-Ever MLB Replay Challenge Made On Opening Day

AP | Posted 04.01.2014 | Sports

PITTSBURGH (AP) -- Major League Baseball has used expanded replay for the first time, and the umpire's call was confirmed in a game between the Chicag...

MLB for Women? Only at Pittsburgh Pirates' Spring Training!

Lee-En Chung | Posted 03.26.2014 | Sports
Lee-En Chung

Armored in athletic gear and mitts galore, the Pittsburgh Pirates began teaching us ladies the precision of pitching and the biomechanics of batting during the 5th Annual "Baseball Basics for Women" event in Bradenton, Florida.

Hall Of Famer Dies

AP | Posted 04.08.2014 | Sports

RANCHO MIRAGE, Calif. (AP) — The baseball Hall of Fame says slugger Ralph Kiner has died. He was 91. The Hall says Kiner died Thursda...

Live From the Sundance Film Festival: Tuesday, Jan. 21

Marshall Fine | Posted 03.24.2014 | Entertainment
Marshall Fine

I had my mind blown by a movie Tuesday, in the middle of another five-movie day at the 2014 Sundance Film Festival. And it was blown in 3D.

NL MVP Proposes To Girlfriend On 'Ellen'

Posted 12.12.2013 | Sports

Andrew McCutchen is the MVP of the National League ... and our hearts. The Pittsburgh Pirates star added another unforgettable moment to his memor...

MVP Shares Heartfelt Messages After Minor Leaguer Dies

Posted 01.23.2014 | Sports

As the Pittsburgh Pirates mourned the death of 24-year-old prospect Evan Chambers, Andrew McCutchen was prominent among those publicly expressing sorr...

Pirates Minor League Prospect Dies At 24

AP | Posted 12.02.2013 | Sports

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Pittsburgh Pirates minor league prospect Evan Chambers died in his sleep over the weekend. He was 24. Pirates general manager Nea...

Are Sports the Great Equalizer?

Frida Berrigan | Posted 01.23.2014 | Parents
Frida Berrigan

Watching him talk baseball, I had a late blooming revelation: Sports are the great equalizer (at least among men). Men can talk to each other across race and class, education and politics, because they can all (an obvious generalization) talk about sports.

More Memorable MLB Playoff Comebacks

AP | NOAH TRISTER | Posted 10.14.2013 | Sports

DETROIT -- DETROIT (AP) — David Ortiz's grand slam in the eighth inning helped Boston to a remarkable comeback win Sunday night in the AL championsh...

12 Memorable Moments Of Pirates' 2013 Season

The Huffington Post | Jason St. Angelo | Posted 10.11.2013 | Sports

After a historic season for Pittsburgh, the Pirates didn't have an answer for Adam Wainwright on Wednesday night in Game 5 of the ALDS. But don't be s...

Did Pirates Get Robbed On Controversial Call?

Posted 10.10.2013 | Sports

Before the Cardinals padded their lead in the bottom of the eight of the Game 5 on Wednesday night, they may have benefited from a bang-bang call in t...

LOOK: Pittsburgh Reporter Fends Off Kiss During Cardinals' Celebration

Posted 10.10.2013 | Sports

WTAE sports anchor Guy Junker was the bearer of bad news on Wednesday night as he had to recount the details of the Pirates' season-ending loss for vi...

Cardinals' Ace Sends Pirates Home

AP | By R.B. FALLSTROM | Posted 12.09.2013 | Sports

ST. LOUIS (AP) — Adam Wainwright sprinted to the mound for the ninth inning, sending a message that he had plenty left. He pretended not to notice w...

All Tied Up

AP | WILL GRAVES | Posted 10.07.2013 | Sports

PITTSBURGH -- PITTSBURGH (AP) — Rookie Michael Wacha took a no-hit bid into the eighth inning and the St. Louis Cardinals showed off their October p...

Pirates Edge Cardinals 5-3: Pittsburgh Takes 2-1 Lead In NLDS (VIDEO/PHOTOS)

AP | By WILL GRAVES | Posted 12.06.2013 | Sports

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Pinch-runner Josh Harrison stood on second base in the bottom of the eighth inning and pointed to Pittsburgh Pirates third base co...

Rookie Helps Pirates Get Even

AP | R.B. FALLSTROM | Posted 12.04.2013 | Sports

ST. LOUIS — ST. LOUIS (AP) — Gerrit Cole and the Pittsburgh Pirates played a game of role reversal, and pulled even with the St. Louis Cardina...

Reds Fire Dusty

AP | JOE KAY | Posted 12.04.2013 | Sports

CINCINNATI — CINCINNATI (AP) — The Reds have fired manager Dusty Baker, who led them to their best stretch of success since the Big Red Machin...

Beltran Leads Cards In Rout

AP | R.B. FALLSTROM | Posted 10.04.2013 | Sports

ST. LOUIS -- ST. LOUIS (AP) — Carlos Beltran's three-run homer sparked a seven-run third inning and the St. Louis Cardinals got seven stingy innings...

Cards Blow Out Buccos In Game 1

AP | R.B. FALLSTROM | Posted 12.03.2013 | Sports

ST. LOUIS -- ST. LOUIS (AP) — Carlos Beltran, Adam Wainwright and the St. Louis Cardinals gave Pittsburgh a quick reality jolt. Beltran's three-run...

LOOK: Hospital Dresses Newborns In Pirates Gear

Posted 10.03.2013 | Sports

One Pittsburgh hospital is showing their Pirates pride by dressing newborn babies in black and yellow. St. Clair Hospital is celebrating the Pittsb...

NLDS: Pirates vs. Cardinals

AP | R.B. FALLSTROM | Posted 12.03.2013 | Sports

ST. LOUIS (AP) — The Pittsburgh Pirates are riding high after their first postseason victory in 21 years. They're confident they can beat anybody, a...

Police: No Charges In Fight

AP | JOE MANDAK | Posted 10.02.2013 | Sports

PITTSBURGH -- PITTSBURGH (AP) — Pittsburgh police didn't dispute Twitter claims by the wife of Cincinnati Reds pitcher Mat Latos that she was punche...

LOOK: Pirates Celebrate First Postseason Win Since 1992

Posted 10.02.2013 | Sports

For the Pirates and their fans, Buctober has finally arrived. Thanks in large part to the pitching of Francisco Liriano and the two home runs hit ...