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Cubs eliminated, then fall to Pirates for 8th straight loss

Sep. 26, 2019 12:33 PM EDT

PITTSBURGH (AP) — The Chicago Cubs felt they were in the beginning stages of a dynasty three years ago. The Cubs ended a 108-year drought in 2016 by winning their first World Series since 1908. With a talented young core of hitters, Chicago thought it would be the first of multiple trips to the Fall...

Cubs lose 7th straight, on brink of elimination

Sep. 24, 2019 11:39 PM EDT

PITTSBURGH (AP) — A seven-game losing streak has all but eliminated the Chicago Cubs and the near finality of that could be felt in their somber clubhouse following the latest defeat. "You don't ever envision failing," right fielder Jason Heyward said quietly. "Whether you're a parent, someone going to...

Yankees lose to Angels 3-2, miss chance to clinch AL East

Sep. 19, 2019 1:46 AM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Relief pitcher Adam Ottavino sailed a 30-foot throw home on Albert Pujols' tiebreaking chopper, and the sloppy New York Yankees lost to the Los Angeles Angels 3-2 Wednesday night with a chance to clinch the AL East. New York still would have locked down the division title with a Tampa Bay...

Lewis hits fifth homer in nine days, Mariners top Bucs 4-1

Sep. 18, 2019 11:16 PM EDT

PITTSBURGH (AP) — After hitting four home runs in his first six games, Kyle Lewis finally hit a rough patch when he struck out four times in his last one. One day later, the Seattle Mariners' 24-year-old rookie right fielder went deep again. Lewis homered for the fifth time in eight major league games, and...

Mariners blank Pittsburgh after Pirates' Vázquez arrested

Sep. 17, 2019 11:17 PM EDT

PITTSBURGH (AP) — The Pittsburgh Pirates' season has been going downhill since the All-Star break and it got even worse Tuesday night. Marco Gonzales allowed six hits in seven innings, Austin Nola and Omar Narvaez hit back-to-back home runs and the Seattle Mariners beat Pittsburgh 6-0 after Pirates...

Pirates take fight to Giants, Vázquez closes out 27th save

Sep. 12, 2019 1:32 AM EDT

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Through a long, losing season, the Pittsburgh Pirates have learned to celebrate each other for even the small accomplishments and try to push forward from the times of turmoil — like this week's embarrassing clubhouse fight between a pair of relief pitchers. Felipe Vázquez...

Cueto dazzles in season debut, Giants beat Pirates 5-4

Sep. 11, 2019 1:55 AM EDT

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Cap on backward, Johnny Cueto punctuated his pitches with confident head shakes and fist pumps. "Dia De Cueto," read the sign held by one of his sons. The Day of Cueto, indeed. Cueto dazzled over five shutout innings in his long-awaited season debut for San Francisco, showing he can...

Got you, bro: Brian Moran K's brother Colin in MLB debut

Sep. 6, 2019 12:01 AM EDT

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Brian Moran waited 10 years to make his major league debut. As he began pitching to his younger brother Colin, he realized he wouldn't have wanted it any other way. Brian struck out Colin, becoming the first player in big league history to make his debut while facing his brother on the...

Diaz, Reynolds rally Pirates past Marlins 6-5 in 9th

Sep. 4, 2019 11:20 PM EDT

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Bryan Reynolds has a chance to make history, though he isn't making a big deal about it. Reynolds' two-run bloop single capped a three-run ninth inning as the Pittsburgh Pirates rallied for a 6-5 victory over the Miami Marlins on Wednesday. A 2-for-5 night boosted the outfielder's average...

Melkey Cabrera hits 3-run HR, Pirates beat Rockies 9-4

Aug. 31, 2019 1:53 AM EDT

DENVER (AP) — Melky Cabrera didn't get an especially good pitch to hit. He still managed to connect. Cabrera hit a three-run homer and Dario Agrazal pitched three-run ball into the sixth inning, leading the Pittsburgh Pirates past the Colorado Rockies 9-4 on Friday night. Starling Marte had three hits and...