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Cubs shut out Pirates for 2nd straight night, 7-0

May. 17, 2022 23:57 PM EDT

CHICAGO (AP) — Keegan Thompson combined with three relievers on a five-hitter, and the Chicago Cubs shut out the Pittsburgh Pirates for the second straight game, a 7-0 win Tuesday night that extended their winning streak to a season-best four. Jonathan Villar hit a go-ahead, solo...

No hits, no prob: Bucs win with 0 hits, top Greene, Reds 1-0

May. 15, 2022 23:26 PM EDT

PITTSBURGH (AP) — In what's quickly become a lost season for the Cincinnati Reds, this really was the ultimate misery. Prized rookie Hunter Greene and reliever Art Warren combined to allow zero hits in a complete game, but it didn't count as a no-hitter — or even a win. ...

Thompson takes no-hitter into sixth as Pirates beat Reds 3-1

May. 14, 2022 22:48 PM EDT

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Zach Thompson took a no-hitter into the sixth inning and Daniel Vogelbach homered to lead the Pittsburgh Pirates to a 3-1 victory over the Cincinnati Reds on Saturday night. Brandon Drury broke up the no-hit bid by lining a clean single to right field with two...

Hayes rallies Pirates to 7-6 win over Padres in 10 innings

Apr. 30, 2022 22:45 PM EDT

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Ke’Bryan Hayes singled in the tying run and scored the winning run on an error as the Pittsburgh Pirates scored twice in the bottom of the 10th inning to beat the San Diego Padres 7-6 on Saturday night. Hayes hit a leadoff single into center field off Luis...

Ashby takes no-hitter into 6th, Brewers beat Pirates 3-1

Apr. 27, 2022 23:02 PM EDT

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Aaron Ashby combined with four relievers on a one-hitter, Tyrone Taylor singled home the go-ahead run in the seventh inning, and the Milwaukee Brewers beat the Pittsburgh Pirates 3-1 on Wednesday night. Neither team got a hit until the sixth inning. Ashby’s...

Adames 2 homers, career-best 7 RBIs as Brewers beat Pirates

Apr. 26, 2022 23:29 PM EDT

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Willy Adames homered twice and drove in a career-high seven runs, and the Milwaukee Brewers beat the Pittsburgh Pirates 12-8 on Tuesday night. Adames hit a two-run blast in the first inning and a three-run drive during a six-run sixth for the NL Central-leading...

Peters shines as Pittsburgh Pirates beat Chicago Cubs 4-3

Apr. 24, 2022 20:13 PM EDT

CHICAGO (AP) — Loud music poured out of the visiting clubhouse at Wrigley Field, accompanied by a multicolor light show. A day after an ugly loss, the Pittsburgh Pirates were all smiles. Dillon Peters keyed a solid performance by Pittsburgh's bullpen and Kevin Newman...

Alfonso Rivas drives in 5 as Cubs pound Pirates 21-0

Apr. 23, 2022 18:32 PM EDT

CHICAGO (AP) — Alfonso Rivas had three hits and five RBIs, and the Chicago Cubs stopped a four-game slide by pounding the Pittsburgh Pirates 21-0 on Saturday. Rivas, who was recalled Friday from Triple-A Iowa, capped Chicago’s eight-run second with a three-run homer. He tacked on...

Burnes earns 1st win of season as Brewers beat Pirates 5-2

Apr. 19, 2022 23:26 PM EDT

MILWAUKEE (AP) — Three hits were all the Milwaukee Brewers needed to get reigning NL Cy Young Award winner Corbin Burnes his first win of the season. Burnes struck out 10 and allowed two runs in seven innings as the Brewers defeated the Pittsburgh Pirates 5-2 on Tuesday night for...

Chavis leads Pirates to comeback win over Nationals

Apr. 17, 2022 18:39 PM EDT

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Michael Chavis drove in the go-ahead run in the seventh inning as the Pittsburgh Pirates came from behind to beat the Washington Nationals 5-3 on Sunday and take the four-game series. Chavis’ single to left field against reliever Steve Cishek (0-1) scored Josh...