By JAY COHEN, AP Sports Writer
CHICAGO (AP) — When it comes to interleague play, the Pittsburgh Pirates sail along like no other team in the National League.
Colin Moran hit a key two-run double, Jordy Mercer also drove in two runs and the Pirates beat the lowly Chicago White Sox 10-6 on ...
By JIM HOEHN, Associated Press
MILWAUKEE (AP) — The Milwaukee Brewers bring out the best in Chad Kuhl.
Kuhl and Richard Rodriguez combined on a two-hitter, leading the Pittsburgh Pirates over the Brewers 9-0 on Sunday.
Kuhl is 3-0 with a 1.91 ERA in six starts against the Brewers, and the ...
By GENARO C. ARMAS, AP Sports Writer
MILWAUKEE (AP) — Rounding first, Starling Marte saw his hard-hit fly ball bounce off an odd part of the wall and skip past center fielder Lorenzo Cain.
Marte broke into a full-fledged sprint with a chance for an inside-the-park home run finally within ...
MORGANTOWN, W.Va. (AP) — West Virginia forward Esa Ahmad has withdrawn his name from the NBA draft and will return for his senior season.
West Virginia announced Ahmad's intentions Tuesday.
Ahmad did not hire an agent when he announced his plans to enter the draft in early April.
Coach Bob ...
MORGANTOWN, W.Va. (AP) — West Virginia has signed junior college guard Jermaine Haley for next season.
Coach Bob Huggins announced Haley's signing Monday. The 6-foot-7 Haley will have two years of eligibility remaining.
He averaged 10.2 points, 3.9 rebounds and 5.6 assists per game last ...
By WILL GRAVES, AP Sports Writer
PITTSBURGH (AP) — Having home ice is supposed to be an advantage in the NHL. So far in the 2018 playoffs, the only guarantee to playing at home is a monochrome backdrop provided by fans in team-specific T-shirts.
Consider the following:
— The Pittsburgh ...
WASHINGTON (AP) — Pirates rookie Nick Kingham's nearly perfect debut has earned him at least one more start in the majors.
Kingham took a perfect game into the seventh inning of his first big league start, retiring the first 20 batters in Pittsburgh's 5-0 win over the St. Louis Cardinals on ...
By The Associated Press
PITTSBURGH (AP) — Nick Kingham carried a perfect game into the seventh inning in his major league debut to lead the Pittsburgh Pirates to their fifth straight win, 5-0 over the St. Louis Cardinals on Sunday.
Kingham, a 26-year-old rookie right-hander, retired 20 ...
By ALAN SAUNDERS, Associated Press
PITTSBURGH (AP) — Francisco Cervelli hit his fourth home run of the season as part of a two-RBI effort in the Pittsburgh Pirates' 6-2 victory over the St. Louis Cardinals on Saturday.
He hit just five homers in all of 2017.
It's been quite a strong start ...
By STEPHEN HAWKINS, AP Sports Writer
Lincoln Riley has already led Oklahoma to the College Football Playoff and a Big 12 title with a Heisman Trophy-winning quarterback.
Now Riley has completed his first spring as head coach of the Sooners.
"Yeah, we did this one backward kind of ... having ...