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Suarez shutout, Harper HR, Phils win 5th in row, top Pirates

Sep. 25, 2021 19:59 PM EDT

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Ranger Suarez has done a little bit of everything this season for the Philadelphia Phillies. Right now, he’s keeping them in the playoff race. Suarez pitched a four-hit shutout, Bryce Harper homered and the Phillies kept up their playoff push,...

Cabrera, Grossman power Tigers past Pirates 5-1

Sep. 09, 2021 17:24 PM EDT

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Miguel Cabrera and Robbie Grossman each had four hits, and the Detroit Tigers avoided a sweep by beating the Pittsburgh Pirates 5-1 Wednesday night. Cabrera was 4 for 4 with a double and three RBIs. He doubled off the Clemente Wall in right field to...

Schwindel's grand slam lifts Cubs over Pirates 11-8

Sep. 05, 2021 19:33 PM EDT

CHICAGO (AP) — Frank Schwindel hit a go-ahead grand slam, Matt Duffy homered twice, including a grand slam, and the Chicago Cubs outslugged the Pittsburgh Pirates on Sunday for an 11-8 win. With Chicago trailing 8-7 with two outs and the bases loaded in the seventh...

Schwindel, Cubs rally in 9th, top Pirates, 5th win in row

Sep. 04, 2021 19:57 PM EDT

CHICAGO (AP) — Rookie Frank Schwindel hustled hard and sprawled for an RBI single that capped a three-run rally with two outs in the ninth inning, lifting the Chicago Cubs over the Pittsburgh Pirates 7-6 Saturday for their fifth straight win. Schwindel had three hits,...

Rookie Sheets hits 2 HRs, White Sox beat Pirates 6-3

Sep. 02, 2021 00:33 AM EDT

CHICAGO (AP) — Rookie Gavin Sheets hit two home runs, leading the Chicago White Sox to a 6-3 win over the Pittsburgh Pirates on Wednesday night. Sheets, who was promoted from Triple-A Charlotte before the game, hit a three-run homer off Max Kranick (1-3) with two out in...

Smith, Kelly homers help Arizona thwart Pirates sweep bid

Aug. 25, 2021 23:30 PM EDT

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Carson Kelly and Pavin Smith hit solo home runs as the Arizona Diamondbacks came back against the Pirates’ bullpen for a 5-2 victory on Wednesday night. Kelly’s homer came in the seventh against Pittsburgh reliever Anthony Banda (2-1) to give the...

Brubaker ends lengthy losing streak, Pirates edge D'backs

Aug. 24, 2021 23:02 PM EDT

PITTSBURGH (AP) — JT Brubaker pitched five scoreless innings for his first win in nearly three months, and the Pittsburgh Pirates beat the Arizona Diamondbacks 4-2 on Tuesday night. Brubaker (5-13) allowed four hits with six strikeouts, stranding five runners in scoring...

Tsutsugo, Reynolds lead Pirates' rally past Diamondbacks 6-5

Aug. 23, 2021 23:46 PM EDT

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Yoshi Tsutsugo homered and Bryan Reynolds tripled in the seventh to help the Pittsburgh Pirates rally to beat the Arizona Diamondbacks 6-5 on Monday night. With the game tied in the eighth, Noé Ramirez (0-1) walked three straight to load the bases...

Dodgers pummel Pirates 9-0 for 6th straight win, gain on SF

Aug. 19, 2021 01:56 AM EDT

LOS ANGELES (AP) — The chants of “MVP! MVP!” rose up from the sellout crowd as Max Muncy approached the plate. He had to stifle a smile at the noise. Muncy slugged two homers and drove in five runs to highlight a power performance by the Los Angeles Dodgers in a 9-0...

Beaty leads Dodgers past Pirates 4-3 for 5th straight win

Aug. 18, 2021 02:22 AM EDT

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Matt Beaty hit a tiebreaking, two-run double with two outs in the fifth inning to lead the Los Angeles Dodgers past the Pittsburgh Pirates 4-3 on Tuesday night. The Dodgers extended their franchise-record winning streak to 15 games against the...