The Altoona Mirrorhttp://www.altoonamirror.comTop Headlinesen-usSat, 29 Aug 2015 02:32:10 EDTSat, 29 Aug 2015 02:32:10 EDT, Polanco lead Bucs past Rockies - Gregory Polanco saw one of the fastest players in baseball standing at third and knew there was little margin for error. A month ago, the Pittsburgh Pirates outfielder might not have had a shot at throwing out Colorado's Jose Reyes.Sat, 29 Aug 2015 00:00:00 EDTPassion must be curtailed at times to benefit team John Mehno For the Mirror PITTSBURGH - Francisco Cervelli has brought passion to the Pittsburgh Pirates in his first season with the team. Manager Clint Hurdle could have done with a little less of that in Thursday's game at Miami, though.Sat, 29 Aug 2015 00:00:00 EDTPirates squeak by Miami - The Pittsburgh Pirates took on the deepest parts of Marlins Park on Thursday night, and won. Gerrit Cole snapped the longest winless drought of his career, Pedro Alvarez homered and the Pirates held on to beat the Miami Marlins 2-1.Fri, 28 Aug 2015 00:00:00 EDTMcCutchen driving pitchers crazy Christopher Stock The Associated Press MIAMI - Andrew McCutchen had a big night to keep him on pace for a career-high in RBIs.Thu, 27 Aug 2015 00:00:00 EDTBucs fall flat in Miami - The Pittsburgh Pirates couldn't reach the seats Tuesday night at spacious Marlins Park. They also had trouble making it home. Too many well-hit balls by the Pirates became outs, and they lost to Brad Hand and the Miami Marlins 5-2.Wed, 26 Aug 2015 00:00:00 EDT