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Friend, Mazeroski and Skinner are back inform, and the Pirates are dangerous once more. But without real power, they must play near-perfect baseball to rise above fourth this year
PITTSBURGH PIRATES: The case of the vanishing infield
Already top-heavy in pitching, defense and singles hitters, Pittsburgh went for more of the same by trading off its veteran infielders. The moves may pay off someday—but not in 1963
It Went All the Way!
And so did Pittsburgh's Pirates when Bill Mazeroski swung his bat and hit the ball over Forbes Field's distant left field wall. Yankee hopes were dead, the seventh game was over and the Pirates had won their first World Series in 35 years.
Law is the difference again Strong points: The Pirates are still a hitting team; they were first in the league last year (.273), just as they were in 1960, when they ...
There was plenty of good pitching in Pittsburgh last year, yet the Pirates fell to eighth, winning 74 and losing 88â€”proving that pitching is, after all, only 45.7% of ...
The explanation to each of the Pittsburgh Pirates stated that the meeting was being called so that the players, the coaches and the manager could discuss ...
The Question: What happened to the Pittsburgh Pirates? (After finishing in the cellar five times in the last seven years, the Pirates led the National League as late as June 6.)
BOBBY BRAGANManagerThat's a tough question. In the first 50 games we had the best one-two-three punch in baseballâ€”Ronnie Kline, Bob Friend and Dale ...
The Question: If you were given the Pittsburgh Pirates for Christmas, what would you do with them?
PETER J. McGOVERNCommissionerLittle League baseballI'd set dead aim for the pennant. Winning baseball begins in the Little League. We have the greatest ...
6 Pittsburgh Pirates Brian Giles is a superstar, but the naked truth is: The rest of this team stinks
On the next to last day of 2001 spring training, rain poureddown on ... For Pittsburgh itwas yet another spirit-dampening moment in a year that ...
Last year the Pirates spent nine glorious and dizzy days atop the National League. This, however, was in June, and at season's end they were seventh.