Pittsburgh Pirates

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  • Batting Avg
    .257 AVG
  • Runs
    729 R
  • Earned Runs Avg
    4.21 ERA
  • Home Runs Allowed
    180 HR
  • McCutchen on whether he can still retire a Pirate: 'I don't know if that can happen'
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    McCutchen on whether he can still retire a Pirate: 'I don't know if that can happen'

    One of the subplots of the 2016-17 offseason has been the Pirates' efforts to trade outfielder Andrew McCutchen. This past season, McCutchen struggled offensively, defensively, and on the basepaths, so there's reason to be concerned about premature decline. However, he's not far removed from

  • Jaso ready to add third-base duties in search for playing time
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    Jaso ready to add third-base duties in search for playing time

    When grouper fishing season ends at the close of December on the Gulf, John Jaso plans on leaving his 23-foot boat moored at its St. Petersburg, Fla., dock to begin a regular commute he made a year ago. Last January, Jaso traveled three days a week from his offseason home in St. Petersburg Fla. to the

  • Stuck-in-the-middle Pirates face a tough decision: Trade McCutchen now, or later?
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    Stuck-in-the-middle Pirates face a tough decision: Trade McCutchen now, or later?

    The NL Central for 2017 seems pretty easy to peg, doesn't it? Sure, things will surprise in any given season, but the Reds and Brewers are continuing their rebuild while the Cubs still look awesome and the Cardinals seem set to be pretty good in their own right. In fact, on the heels of signing stellar