Miller's tale of 2014 development

...Miller's first start of the 2014 season April 4, he faced Pirates slugger Pedro Alvarez on a 2-2 count in the second inning...on the pitch fell 7 percent. In that April look against the Pirates, Miller's curve showed little depth and inconsistent feel...

Kentucky rallies past Baylor

...Bria Holmes scored 36 points as the Mountaineers held off the Pirates.Daisha Simmons and Tabatha Richardson-Smith both hit 3-pointers...Simmons added two free throws with 13 seconds left to get the Pirates within 88-87. Teana Muldrow hit the first of two free throws...

Baseball owners approve five-year term to Bud Selig's successor

...40-man roster including top second-base prospect Jose Peraza.PIRATES: Designated first baseman Ike Davis for assignment and have...Davis hit .235 with 10 homers and 46 RBI in 131 games with the Pirates after being acquired in an April trade from the Mets.

Kentucky avoids Buffalo's upset bid

...Y., Rakeem Christmas had 15 points and 16 rebounds, freshman Chris McCullough added 13 points, and the Orange beat the Pirates in the 2K Classic. HOLY CROSS 58, NO. 25 HARVARD 57In Boston, Justin Burrell scored 16 points, including a pair of free...

Pirates rally past Braves, clinch playoff spot

...he faced, and the surging Pittsburgh Pirates clinched a spot in the playoffs with a...Atlanta Braves on Tuesday night.The Pirates' win combined with Milwaukee's loss...of no worse than an NL wild card. The Pirates wrapped up their berth exactly one year...

Shane Carden helps Pirates outlast Hokies

...seconds left to lead the Pirates to a 28-21 upset of the...427 yards in carrying the Pirates to their first victory over...breath, one mind, one Pirate ... that's what that hug was about."The Pirates nearly squandered a three-touchdown...

Pirates rout Braves, close in on Cardinals

...Neil Walker hit homers and the Pittsburgh Pirates moved within one game of the NL Central...three-game series at Cincinnati. The Pirates clinched a playoff spot on Tuesday night.The Pirates won three of four from the reeling Braves...

Braves top Pirates, snap five-game skid

...Atlanta Braves held off the Pittsburgh Pirates 6-2 on Wednesday night to snap a five-game...10.Andrew McCutchen homered for the Pirates, who failed to gain ground on St. Louis...Evan Gattis at catcher today against the Pirates after a 16-game absence from the lineup...

Grand slam, ex-Jacket power Giants past Pirates in NL wild-card game

...Francisco Giants routed the Pittsburgh Pirates 8-0 on Wednesday night in the National...who mixed his fastball with a slider the Pirates couldn't seem to figure out. Pittsburgh...in the win-or-go-home game to the Pirates, who went 17-9 in September while taking...


...rankings, won the sets 25-20, 25-22 and 25-22.The Pacers improve to 21-6 overall, 13-4 Peach Belt Conference.The Pirates, who are ranked No. 15 in the country, drop to 24-2, 16-1 Peach Belt Conference.The last time Armstrong State dropped...