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Pirates fan interferes with Polanco, is removed

A man in an old-school Barry Bonds Pittsburgh Pirates jersey could have cost his team in a close game when he interfered with Gregory Polanco on Monday night in San Francisco.

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Monday's power rankings

New York Mets pitcher Jacob deGrom leads our nightly power rankings list.

Pirates hold off Giants (1:33)
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On this day, Veale sets team record, Pirates win 12th straight

On June 1, 1965, Bob Veale set a Pittsburgh Pirates team record with 16 strikeouts in a 4-0 victory over the Phillies at Forbes Field.After not recording a strikeout in the first inning, Veale struck out 16 batters over the final eight innings.


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Despaigne leads Padres to 7-1 win over Pirates

SAN DIEGO -- Odrisamer Despaigne pitched eight strong innings and Will Middlebrooks homered and drove in three runs in the San Diego Padres' 7-1 win over the Pittsburgh Pirates on Sunday night.

Padres cruise past Pirates (0:18)
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Pirates by the numbers: Locke seeks first win against Padres

The Pittsburgh Pirates will send Jeff Locke (3-2, 4.70 ERA) to the mound against the San Diego Padres on Sunday night at Petco Park.In his last start, Tuesday against Miami, Locke allowed zero runs on four hits and struck out six in 5 2/3 innings for a 5-1 win.

Why has baseball forgotten about McCutchen? (0:51)
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Pirates by the numbers: Liriano not enough against Padres

The Pittsburgh Pirates lost to the San Diego Padres 6-2 by a walk-off grand slam on Friday. It was the Pirates seventh walk-off loss this season.Starting pitchers Francisco Liriano struck out 11 Padres hitters in his six scoreless innings.

Red-hot Pirates turning season around (1:44)
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Thursday's power rankings

Eduardo Rodriguez made a strong debut for the Boston Red Sox, and the San Francisco Giants tossed another shutout.

2015 Team Stats

  • Batting
  • Pitching
Batting Average.25115th
On Base Percentage.30921st
Slugging Percentage.38421st
Earned Run Average3.002nd
Quality Starts028th


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