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2019 Schedule

BBTN: Desire For Harper, Ravech, Mendoza, Numbers Game

Buster talks to Karl Ravech about the emotion surrounding a potential Bryce Harper deal, potential issues for an NL Central contender and much more (6:59). Plus, Jessica Mendoza on Manny Machado and the Mets (31:39), and Sarah Langs' "Numbers Game" (44:31).

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Nutting: Pricey free agent would imbalance payroll

Having watched the San Diego Padres reach a $300 million, 10-year deal with Manny Machado, Pirates owner Bob Nutting doesn't think it makes sense Pittsburgh general manager Neal Huntington to add a pricey free agent.

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Taillon gets nod for first Opening Day start

Jameson Taillon will pitch March 28 in Cincinnati, manager Clint Hurdle said Saturday. It will be the first Opening Day start of Taillon's four-year career.

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Law's complete guide to NL Central prospects

The Reds boast top-tier talent and the Pirates have several prospects on the way, while the Cubs, Cardinals and Brewers are all reloading their systems.

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Former longtime Pirates pitcher Friend dies at 88

Bob Friend, the former Pirates right-hander who holds the franchise record for innings pitched (3,481), games started (477) and strikeouts (1,682), died Sunday at 88.

Team Stats

  • Batting
  • Pitching
Batting Average.25411th
On Base Percentage.31717th
Slugging Percentage.40716th
Earned Run Average4.0014th
Quality Starts85Tied-10th