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2017 Schedule
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McCutchen on move to RF, dealing with rumors

Pirates OF Andrew McCutchen goes rapid-fire with Buster Olney to talk about his transition to RF, his relationship with fans, dealing with trade rumors and much more.

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McCutchen honored to follow in Clemente's footsteps (0:48)
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Pirates' Kang appears in court for DUI trial

Jung Ho Kang appeared in a South Korean court Wednesday for the first day of his trial over charges that he fled the scene after crashing a car while driving under the influence of alcohol.

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BBTN: Pace Of Play, Early Observations & More

Buster Olney talks to Jayson Stark about possible incentives to improve pace of play, early observations from spring and more. Plus, a "Call to the Legends" with Mike Krukow, a chat with Nationals SS Trea Turner and Andrew Marchand with an update on the Yankees.

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9dJayson Stark

McCutchen on RF move: 'It wasn't an ask'

Andrew McCutchen says the Pirates didn't give him a choice about shifting from center field to right field -- a position he has never played in the major leagues.

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McCutchen feels like he can still play center field (1:11)
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Jayson Stark ESPN Senior Writer 

When you think of yourself as a center fielder, Andrew McCutchen admits it isn't easy finding out you're now a right fielder: "It's more difficult because I think I can still play it."

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Jayson Stark ESPN Senior Writer 

Was Andrew McCutchen surprised he was still a Pirate on Day One of spring training? "If you'd asked me that when the winter meetings started up, yeah. I'd (have been) pretty surprised."

Jayson Stark ESPN Senior Writer 

After an offseason of trade rumors and position switching, Andrew McCutchen says he can't wait to get back on the field and actually play: "I'm sure you all are sick of hearing about it. And I am too"

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11dDan Szymborski

Offseason moves didn't improve Pirates

The most significant roster development of the winter was retaining Ivan Nova. A year's maturing of Pittsburgh's young pitchers might be as big a boost.

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11dKeith Law

Prospects who can make a major impact in 2017

Andrew Benintendi and Dansby Swanson have already produced in the majors, but they're not the only prospects who can help their clubs this season.

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Pirates ace Cole focused on 'staying healthy'

After slogging through an injury-filled 2016, Pirates ace Gerrit Cole has set modest goals for the upcoming season that include "staying healthy, being able to contribute."

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13dBradford Doolittle

Players with something to prove: Kevin Newman

Newman has the tools at the plate to be an everyday player; however, the 23-year-old will have to focus on defense this spring in order to impress Pirates manager Clint Hurdle.

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Is Josh Bell primed for a fantasy breakout? (0:47)

Team Stats

  • Pitching
  • Batting
Earned Run Average4.2118th
Quality Starts68Tied-21st
WHIP1.4026th
BAA.26726th
Runs72913th
Batting Average.25712th
On Base Percentage.3324th
Slugging Percentage.40223rd

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