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Carlos Gomez Suspended Three Games After Brawl

Now add Carlos Gomez to the suspension list after the Pirates/Brewers brawl.

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Martin Maldonado Suspended Five Games After Brawl

Martin Maldonado has been suspended for his part in the Pirates/Brewers brawl.

Brewers outfielder Carlos Gomez, left, tries to get past umpire Fieldin Culbreth (c.) to Pirates starting pitcher Gerrit Cole (not seen) in the third inning Sunday in Pittsburgh.

Gomez: “Brawl not good for the game.”

ESPN reports that Milwaukee Brewers center fielder Carlos Gomez said Monday a conversation with his parents gave him insight into a brawl he helped touch off a day before in a victory over the Pittsburgh Pirates. Gomez, speaking to reporters Monday before a 4-3

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Recap: Ike Davis Impresses In Pirates’ Debut

Ike Davis, recently acquired from the New York Mets in exchange for pitcher Zack Thornton and a PTBNL, made his Pittsburgh Pirates debut last night against the Brewers. Davis hit sixth in Clint Hurdles lineup against starter Matt Garza

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MLB: Pirates Acquire Ike Davis From Mets

The New York Mets have finally traded Ike Davis. His new home? The Pittsburgh Pirates. The Mets got Zack Thornton in return for Davis. For more on this story visit: Hardball Talk, Bill Baer

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GIF: Ball Hit Travis Snider In Face, Ruled Double

This hit off the bat of Todd Frazier of the Cincinnati Reds was ruled a double. Soft double, mind you

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Jameson Taillon To Undergo Tommy John Surgery

The Pittsburgh Pirates have officially announced the RHP Jameson Taillon will undergo Tommy John Surgery: Jameson Taillon has been diagnosed w/an injury to his ulnar collateral ligament in his right elbow & has elected to have Tommy John Surgery

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Cubs Pick Up First Win Of The Season 3-2

The Chicago Cubs are now off and running with win No. 1.

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Pirates Extend Starling Marte

The Pirates have agreed to a six-year contract extension with outfielder Starling Marte

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Pirates Acquire Vance Worley

The Pittsburgh Pirates have acquired RHP Vance Worley from the Minnesota Twins in exchange for cash consideration. Worley was the Twins’ Opening Day starter last year but he was miserable in 2013, going 1-5 with a 7.21 ERA. He