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2019 Schedule
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Taillon gets nod for first Opening Day start

Jameson Taillon will pitch March 28 in Cincinnati, manager Clint Hurdle said Saturday. It will be the first Opening Day start of Taillon's four-year career.

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Law's complete guide to NL Central prospects

The Reds boast top-tier talent and the Pirates have several prospects on the way, while the Cubs, Cardinals and Brewers are all reloading their systems.

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Former longtime Pirates pitcher Friend dies at 88

Bob Friend, the former Pirates right-hander who holds the franchise record for innings pitched (3,481), games started (477) and strikeouts (1,682), died Sunday at 88.

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2019 MLB Spring Training

Spring training is almost here. Check out reporting dates for teams in Florida and Arizona, including the defending champion Red Sox.

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Reliever Maurer, OF Shuck sign minor league deals

The Pittsburgh Pirates have signed reliever Brandon Maurer and outfielder J.B. Shuck to minor league contracts that include invitations to big league camp when spring training begins next month.

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Longtime Pirates broadcaster Blass to retire

Former pitcher Steve Blass, 76, announced that 2019 would be his last year with the Pittsburgh Pirates, after spending the last 34 years as a color analyst.

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Team Stats

  • Pitching
  • Batting
Earned Run Average4.0014th
Quality Starts85Tied-10th
Batting Average.25411th
On Base Percentage.31717th
Slugging Percentage.40716th