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Updates on Doumitt and McCutchen

Pirates catcher Ryan Doumitt has been put on the 15 day disable list with a concussion. It’s Doumitt’s third bout with a concussion or related symptoms this season. Doumitt missed three games in early June due to “concussion-like symptoms. Doumitt took a foul ball off his mask Monday and was…

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Yankees Win; Mets Lose

The Yankees pounded the Royals 10-4. Alex Rodriguez hit home run No. 599 and drove in four runs in all in the opener a four-game series at Yankee Stadium. Derek Jeter added his second career inside-the-park home run, while Nick Swisher hit a two-run double in the win. CC Sabathia…

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Pirates Fall to Brewers on 1490 WESB

The Pirates fell to the Brewers Thursday night 3-2 on WESB. Ross Ohlendorf was the hard-luck loser, allowing one run on five hits with six strikeouts in six innings of work. Pirates second baseman Neil Walker went 2-for-3 and drove in both Pirates runs. The Bucs and Brewers split the…

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Doumit Placed on 15-Day DL

The Pirates this afternoon placed catcher Ryan Doumit on the 15-day disabled list, apparently due to a concussion, and recalled catcher Jason Jaramillo from Class AAA Indianapolis. Doumit, whose 80 games were the third most of any Pirates position player thus far this season, was second on the team in…

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Big 30 Practices Begin Tonight

Practices begin tonight for the Big 30 All Stars. The New York All Stars workout at the Olean Middle School and the Pennslvania All Stars practice at St. Marys High School. Tonight’s workouts are pad-less. The practices mark an 11 day practice schedule leading to the 37th Annual Don Raabe…

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Yankees Win; Indians and Mets Lose

The Yankees thumped the Angels 12-6. Mark Teixeira had a pair of doubles and three RBI. Rookie Colin Curtis added a pinch-hit three-run homer — his first in the majors. Robinson Cano hit a two-run homer and Juan Miranda had a solo shot. Javier Vazquez gave-up five runs on nine…

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Pirates Spank Brewers on 1490 WESB

The Pirates spanked the Brewers Wednesday night 15-3 on WESB. Delwyn Young homered and drove in five runs and Pedro Alvarez Hit two home runs and had three RBI. Alvarez also scored three times and Jose Tabata had two hits, scored three times and knocked in a run for the…

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Kaleta Signs 2-Year Deal with Sabres

Patrick Kaleta will not be going to arbitration after signing a two year deal with the Sabres Wednesday. The Angola native scored 15 points in 55 games with the Sabres last season. He also picked up two points during the playoffs. Kaleta was a restricted free agent, and the Sabres…

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Buffalo to Host US Hockey Hall Inductions

Buffalo will host the 2010 United States Hockey Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony and Dinner October 21st at the HSBC Arena. The US Hockey Hall of Fame’s Class of 2010 will be announced on Thursday. Several former Sabres are in the Hall of Fame, including Tom Barrasso and Pat LaFontaine.…

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Pirates Dump Brewers on WESB

The Pirates outslugged the Brewers Tuesday night 11-9 on 1490 WESB. Rookie Pedro Alvarez hit two homers, including his first career grand slam, as the Pirates scored nine times in the first inning and held on to edge the Brewers in the second of a four-game set at PNC Park.…