30 Aug

Pirates Beat Writers

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Tuesday, August 30th, 2016 – 1:35 pm

All three Bucs Beat Writers are featured in their own podcasts- http://sportstalk.triblive.com/download/830PRE16.mp3 First up-Pirates Beat Writer Andrew Erickson-Josh Harrison showing better range than Neil Walker. Pirates lose in extra innings, Bucs Bullpen, Cubs series. The Pittsburgh Institute of Aeronautics presents the Pirates Pre-Game Show. http://sportstalk.triblive.com/download/829PR16.mp3 Pirate Beat Writer Travis Sawchik in-studio with Josh Taylor, the […]

 

26 Aug

Pirates Preview

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Friday, August 26th, 2016 – 2:30 pm

http://sportstalk.triblive.com/download/826PIR16.mp3 Hear from Chad Kuhl on his strong start last night and Clint Hurdle talks about Kuhl and the win in Milwaukee. Sponsored by The Wicked Fox of O’Hara, For a Wicked Good Time. http://sportstalk.triblive.com/download/826R16.mp3 Rob Rossi on the Pirates-Andrew McCutchen is must see, he has the star power. Who else in sports has that […]

 

24 Aug

Cole Still Searching to Find His Way Back, by Josh Taylor

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Wednesday, August 24th, 2016 – 6:24 pm

If Gerrit Cole appears to be lost these days, perhaps your eyes aren’t deceiving you. In his last four starts, Cole is 0-3 with a 7.06 ERA in 21.2 innings. During that span, batters are hitting .348 against him with a .554 slugging percentage, including a total of 13 total bases the Houston Astros collected […]

 

18 Aug

Post-Deadline Pirates Look Different — and Better — Than Before, by Josh Taylor

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Thursday, August 18th, 2016 – 12:59 am

It’s been two and a half weeks since Major League Baseball’s non-waiver trade deadline, when the expectations for any possibility of the Pirates making a run at a National League Wild Card spot became clear. Those expectations were specifically based on a handful of variables: – IF Andrew McCutchen could re-gain his form as a […]

 

12 Aug

Pirates Preview

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Friday, August 12th, 2016 – 1:27 pm

http://sportstalk.triblive.com/download/812PRE16.mp3 Tim Williams of Pirates Prospects joins Josh Taylor to preview weekend series vs. the Dodgers. The Pittsburgh Institute of Aeronautics presents the Pirates Pre-Game Show, PIA Pittsburgh, an education with opportunities. http://sportstalk.triblive.com/download/812PIR16.mp3 Hear from Taillon, Hurdle, Freese and Cervelli. Sponsored by Wicked Fox of O’Hara, For a Wicked Good Time. • The Wicked Fox […]

 

11 Aug

Taillon Arrives as One of Pirates’ Best When Needed Most, by Josh Taylor

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Thursday, August 11th, 2016 – 6:25 pm

With the uncertainty the Pirates’ starting rotation has been known for this season, there has finally been a turning point; a stabilization, a return to equilibrium. One of the men responsible for that changing of the tide is right-hander Jameson Taillon, who quietly became the starting staff’s most efficient pitcher and then cemented his status […]