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Pirates Release 2011 Schedule

The Pirates' schedule includes home series against the Red Sox and Tigers.

Melancon, Sands keys to Joel Hanrahan deal

Reliever Mark Melancon and outfielder Jerry Sands could contribute to the Pirates in 2013.

Pirates' GM explains Mark Melancon addition

Neil Huntington believes that Mark Melancon can rebound in 2013.

Joel Hanrahan trade officially complete

The Pittsburgh Pirates have officially completed the trade of Joel Hanrahan to the Boston Red Sox.

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Pirates Hot Stove: Bucs Interested In J.J. Hardy, Jason Bartlett To Improve Infield

The Pirates failed to sign Jorge De La Rosa, who re-signed with the Rockies.

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Pirates Manager Search: Bucs Pick Clint Hurdle

The Pirates hire former Rockies manager Clint Hurdle to fill the post vacated by John Russell.

Hanrahan deal finally done, according to report

The Joel Hanrahan trade, which was reported before Christmas, appears to finally be complete.

With Hanrahan gone, Grilli would close

The Pirates are reportedly looking to deal Joel Hanrahan with the plan of moving Jason Grilli into his role.

Why Mark Melancon would be a good get for Pirates

If you want to find out what kind of pitcher Mark Melancon is, don't look at his ERA.

Hanrahan Trade: Two Red Sox prospects in deal

The two Red Sox prospects are reportedly included in the Joel Hanrahan trade, according to ESPN.

Pirates had interest in Saunders

Joe Saunders reportedly was targeted by the Pittsburgh Pirates, but after signing Francisco Liriano to a two-year deal, the Pirates aren't believed to be pursuing Saunders any longer.

Red Sox reportedly 'close' to Hanrahan deal

The Pirates' closer could be headed to Boston.

Hanrahan's control issues scaring teams

Joel Hanrahan is on the market, but his exorbitant walk rate last year is giving potential trade partners pause.

Bucs shopping Hanrahan in exchange for a SS

The Pittsburgh PIrates are rumored to be shopping closer Joel Hanrahan in exchange for a shortstop. John Perrotto reports that the team is interested in Dee Gordon of the Los Angeles Dodgers or Jose Iglesias of the Boston Red Sox.

Experts react on Pirates' signing of Liriano

Baseball experts expressed mixed reactions following the Pittsburgh Pirates' signing of left-handed pitcher Francisco Liriano to a two-year contract worth $14 million.

Liriano deal speaks well of Neal Huntington

That the Pirates were willing to take a big risk speaks well of embattled general manager Neal Huntington.

Pirates sign Francisco Liriano to 2-year deal

The Pittsburgh Pirates signed free agent pitcher Francisco Liriano to a two-year, $14 million contract.

Red Sox serious about Joel Hanrahan

The Red Sox's interest in Joel Hanrahan is real, but don't expect them to trade Felix Doubront.

Pirates look for 'significant return' on Hanrahan

Pittsburgh Pirates closer Joel Hanrahan is receiving interest on the trade market, but the team isn't willing to part with him without getting a good deal in return.

Red Sox and Dodgers interested in Hanrahan

Pittsburgh Pirates closer Joel Hanrahan is drawing interest from the Boston Red Sox and Los Angeles Dodgers.

Why Joel Hanrahan won't fetch much in a trade

The Pirates' closer is on the market, but it's an unfortunate time to try to trade him.

Could Joel Hanrahan be a possible trade chip?

Pittsburgh Pirates are listening to a deal involving pitcher Joel Hanrahan, according to FOX Sports' Ken Rothenthal. The biggest suitor seems to be the Texas Rangers.

Pirates trying to trade Joel Hanrahan

Joel Hanrahan has saved 76 games over the last two seasons, but the Pirates are reportedly pushing to trade him.

Pirates unveil new Sunday alternates

The Pirates revealed their new Sunday alternate jerseys and Andrew McCutchen even played model for them.

Pirates hire Jeff Branson

The Pittsburgh Pirates have hired Jeff Branson as their assistant hitting coach.

Pirates' payroll could approach $70 million

Pittsburgh Pirates' payroll could approach $70 million this season.

Pittsburgh's 2012 PirateFest set for this weekend

The Pittsburgh Pirates will host the 2012 PirateFest event this weekend, geared at fan and player interaction through a slew of different activities over Saturday and Sunday.

Grilli's contract details revealed for Pirates

Pittsburgh likely sees Grilli as a setup man over the next couple seasons.

Shin-Soo Choo was a target in 4-team trade

Jayson Stark reports the Pirates were interested in the Indians outfielder -- but why?

Joel-Hanrahan-to-Dodgers rumors gain steam

Could the Pirates send their closer to Los Angeles?

Kevin Correia to sign with Twins

Kevin Correia reached a two-year pact with the Twins. Good thing it wasn't the Pirates.

Pirates, Jason Grilli agree to terms

The Pirates will keep their setup man for the next two years.

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