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Pirates send Gold Glove catcher Jacob Stallings to Miami

The 31-year-old is coming off the best season of his career, earning a Gold Glove for his handling of an inexperienced pitching staff.

By The Associated Press

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Pittsburgh businessman announces long-shot bid to buy the Pirates

“I just want to make the team relevant, and I think I have a plan to make that happen,” said Ty Ballou.

By Bill O'Driscoll/WESA

Pirates place 3B Ke’Bryan Hayes on IL with left wrist strain

Ke’Bryan, one of the preseason favorites for NL Rookie of the Year, got hurt on a swing during Saturday’s 5-1 loss to the Chicago Cubs.

By The Associated Press

Grant Jackson, winning pitcher in Pirates’ 1979 World Series Game 7 win, dies at 78

Known for bringing the ball far behind his back and then slinging it toward the plate, Jackson was 86-75 with 79 saves and a 3.46 ERA in 692 games from 1965-82. He was 3-0 with a 2.55 ERA in 13 postseason appearances.

By The Associated Press

All Puerto Rican players can wear 21 on Clemente Day

The move to wear the number, similar to MLB’s celebration of Jackie Robinson's No. 42 each April 15, started with the Pittsburgh Pirates.
By The Associated Press