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Pittsburgh Pirates

SAN FRANCISCO, CA - JULY 28:  Joe Panik #12 of the San Francisco Giants can't handle the throw as Andrew McCutchen #22 of the Pittsburgh Pirates dives back into second base in the top of the first inning at AT&T Park on July 28, 2014 in San Francisco, California. The throw got past Panik and McCutchen went to third base on the error. (Photo by Thearon W. Henderson/Getty Images)

Giants Lose 5th Straight, 5-0 To Pirates

After getting swept in a three-game home series to the Los Angeles Dodgers to fall out of first place in the NL West, the San Francisco Giants turned to their hottest pitcher to help wash […]

KHTK Sports 1140–5 hours ago

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5 Crazy Events From Major League Baseball You May Have Missed

By Adam W. Bloom The second half of the MLB season is under way with a number of teams making moves to try and stamp their ticket into the playoffs. While you’d think the pressure […]


PHOENIX, AZ - APRIL 13: Paul Goldschmidt #44 of the Arizona Diamondbacks at bat during the MLB game against the Los Angeles Dodgers at Chase Field on April 13, 2014 in Phoenix, Arizona. The Dodgers defeated the Diamondbacks 8-6.

National League Mid-Season Team MVPs

Sometimes a team’s best players don’t make the All-Star team. Here are the National League’s mid-season team MVPs.


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5 Free Agency Signings That Changed The Landscape

The NBA free agency period is in top gear, and a market littered with max-contract-worthy players has left many teams feeling like this is the year they can turn the tides in their direction. Here […]

KHTK Sports 1140–07/09/2014

New York Yankees owner George Steinbrenner, seen here in 2006, died on July 13, 2010, after suffering a massive heart attack. The Yankees won several World Series trophies since he took ownership in 1973.

5 Awesome Sports Feats On The 4th Of July

Happy Birthday America! In a couple days, at least. As an homage to the birth of our great country, here are five things that happened in sports over the Fourth of July. 1. George Steinbrenner […]

KHTK Sports 1140–07/02/2014

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Best Minor League Baseball Stadiums To Catch A Game

If you’re in the mood for a road trip, or simply want to come out to support your local team, make your next stop a minor league baseball game at one of these fan favorite stadiums.


PITTSBURGH, PA - MAY 07:  Brandon Belt #9 of the San Francisco Giants hits a solo home run in the first inning against the Pittsburgh Pirates during the game at PNC Park May 7, 2014 in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.  (Photo by Justin K. Aller/Getty Images)

Belt Homers For Giants In 4-3 Loss To Pirates

PITTSBURGH (AP) Despite losing the series, the San Francisco Giants found something positive about their trip to PNC Park: Brandon Belt is beginning to hit. Belt homered, doubled and drove in all three runs for […]

KHTK Sports 1140–05/08/2014

PITTSBURGH, PA - MAY 6:  Starling Marte #6 of the Pittsburgh Pirates slides safely into home plate to score the game winning run in front of Buster Posey #28 during the ninth inning of the San Francisco Giants on May 6, 2014 at PNC Park in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.  (Photo by Joe Sargent/Getty Images)

Giants Fall To Pirates On Overturned Call In 9th

PITTSBURGH (AP) Buster Posey tagged Starling Marte and headed to the dugout to prepare for extra innings. The San Francisco catcher ended up going straight to the clubhouse after the streaking Giants were undone by […]

KHTK Sports 1140–05/07/2014

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Giants Come From 6 Down, Top Bucs In 13

PITTSBURGH (AP) Jean Machi has been playing professional baseball in the United States since 2002 when he pitched for the Philadelphia Phillies’ team in the rookie-level Gulf Coast League. Yet the beefy right-handed reliever, now […]

KHTK Sports 1140–05/06/2014

ST LOUIS, MO - OCTOBER 09: Gerrit Cole #45 of the Pittsburgh Pirates pitches against the St. Louis Cardinals during Game Five of the National League Division Series at Busch Stadium on October 9, 2013 in St Louis, Missouri.

Pirates Have Future Ace In Gerrit Cole

Pirates pitcher Gerrit Cole put up impressive stats late last year. Can he hold up the whole season?


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Cabrera AL MVP Again, McCutchen Wins In NL

NEW YORK (AP) Pittsburgh Pirates center fielder Andrew McCutchen and Detroit Tigers slugger Miguel Cabrera both coasted Thursday to Most Valuable Player awards. McCutchen won the National League honor by a surprisingly wide margin after […]

KHTK Sports 1140–11/14/2013

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Wainwright Pitches Cardinals Into NLCS

ST. LOUIS (AP) Adam Wainwright held the hug with catcher Yadier Molina a few extra seconds, soaking in his latest pressure-packed performance for the St. Louis Cardinals. “I’ve got to put it right up there […]

KHTK Sports 1140–10/10/2013