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    "Without an Explosion, Will Pirates Get Better?"

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    The Ramirez Trade is Worse than We Thought

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    When Do I Get My Chance to See Pirate Greatness?

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    Relatively Unknown Pirate Farmhands Seeing Success

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    Game #90 at Atlanta

    Turner Field | 7:05 | Gorzelanny vs. Chuck James | Box Even with a heroic comeback led by Ryan Doumit (thanks in large part to a managerial blunder from Bobby Cox), the Pirates couldn't pull this one out. Atlanta won in walk-off fashion, 5-4. Chuck James owned the Pirates, throwing six innings...

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    Game #88 vs. Cubs

    PNC Park | 1:35 | Youman vs. Carlos Zambrano | Box The Pirates finished out the first half with four series wins. They went 7-3 over their last 10, beating Ben Sheets and Carlos Zambrano in the process. They made up a little ground in the NL Central standings. Still, at 40-48,...

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    Heads Will Roll: McClatchy to Step Down

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    Game #85 vs. Milwaukee

    PNC Park | 12:35 | Gorzelanny vs. Ben Sheets | Box Don't look now, but the Pirates are playing major-league baseball. All along they've been playing in Major League Baseball, but the quality hasn't necessarily been there. They'd pitch but not hit, or hit but not pitch, or hit and pitch but...

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    Downfall of the Fam-A-Lee – Part 14

    Continuing with a look at post-1979 trades. Last time out I examined the trades that happened after the 1979 post-season and up through the end of the 1980 season. This time, let's look at trades that happened after 1980 and up through the end of the 1981 season. Gary Alexander, Victor Cruz,...

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    Like Duke, Burnett Wants Second Opinion on Elbow

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