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  1. Pittsburgh Pirates Can't Underestimate The Value Of Russell MartinRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 19 | Rant Sports

    ... that makes him a very valuable part of the Pirates. Anyone else remember the days of Rod Barajas and Michael McKenry ? Although "the Fort" was a fan favorite, neither could throw out a baserunner to save their lives. It was painstaking to watch the ...

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  2. Rising star Matzek ready for altitude testRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 10 | The Gazette

    ... at altitude before is really helpful. They all say you just have to locate down in the zone." Catcher Michael McKenry came up through the organization with a reputation as a top defensive catcher before playing the past three seasons for Pittsburgh. ...

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  3. Bob Smizik: At last, legitimate optimismRead the original story

    Monday Mar 31 | Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

    ... what Huntington has done the past three years. He's also added Jason Grilli, Jeanmar Gomez, Vin Mazzaro and Michael McKenry at little or no cost. He snookered the Boston Red Sox in the Joel Hanrahan trade, acquiring Mark Melancon and Stolmy Pimentel ...

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  4. Rockies' latest cuts clarify Opening Day rosterRead the original story

    Thursday Mar 27 | Colorado Rockies

    On Thursday, they optioned infielders Josh Rutledge and Ryan Wheeler and catcher Michael McKenry to Triple-A Colorado Springs, and reassigned non-roster outfielders Jason Pridie and Tim Wheeler to Colorado Springs.

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  5. Walks hurt Nicasio, Rockies in 4-3 loss to BrewersRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 21, 2014 | Channel3000

    ... after a day off Wednesday, but didn't make the trip because he wasn't feeling well. Colorado put catcher Michael McKenry on the 40-man roster after the game, adding another dynamic to the backup catcher competition. McKenry, who can be optioned to ...

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  6. Brewers Edge Rockies, 4-3Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 20, 2014 | KDZA-FM Pueblo

    ... after a day off Wednesday, but didn't make the trip because he wasn't feeling well. Colorado put catcher Michael McKenry on the 40-man roster after the game, adding another dynamic to the backup catcher competition. McKenry, who can be optioned to ...

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  7. Walks hurt Nicasio, Rockies in 4-3 loss to BrewersRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 20, 2014 | Sunherald.com

    ... after a day off Wednesday, but didn't make the trip because he wasn't feeling well. Colorado put catcher Michael McKenry on the 40-man roster after the game, adding another dynamic to the backup catcher competition. McKenry, who can be optioned to ...

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  8. Injury creates quandary with Pirates' plans at catcherRead the original story

    Mar 17, 2014 | Post-gazette.com

    ... and Ryan Doumit in 2011, the Pirates used eight different catchers, and those injuries prompted a trade for Michael McKenry. Organizations keep tabs on players capable of playing in the majors who might be blocked in their current organization, so ...

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  9. Pirates Trade Rumors: Is Michael McKenry Out in Colorado?Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 18, 2014 | Rum Bunter

    Feb 26, 2014; Scottsdale, AZ, USA; Colorado Rockies catcher Michael McKenry poses during photo day at Salt River Fields.

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  10. Pirates Lineup for Yankees, Depth, and Future StrengthsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 25, 2014 | Rum Bunter

    ... was the DH, (he also was the only player who had a hit off Gerrit Cole in last years Black & Gold Game.) Michael McKenry hit eighth and batting ninth was Chase d'Arnaud. What a difference one year makes for the Bucs. Five of those players are gone. ...

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  11. State of the Position: Wilin Rosario heads useful group of catchersRead the original story

    Feb 25, 2014 | Purple Row

    ... comfortable with Jordan Pacheco as the backup catcher, but then the team made an interesting move, bringing Michael McKenry back into the fold. McKenry made his big-league debut with the Rockies in 2010 before being shipped to the Red Sox . He found ...

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  12. Pittsburgh Pirates Offseason Cost Them A.J. BurnettRead the original story

    Feb 12, 2014 | Rum Bunter

    ... that the Pittsburgh Pirates got worse this offseason. Losing Marlon Byrd, Justin Morneau, Garrett Jones, Michael McKenry, and John Buck to free agency hurt to varying degrees. Replacing those players with backups and minor leaguers from other teams ...

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  13. Pittsburgh Pirates' Spring Training Preview: CatcherRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 10, 2014 | Sports Media 101

    ... The Pirates made a trade with the Yankees for Stewart back in early December, presumably to replace Michael McKenry as the team's backup. With the Yankees dire situation behind the plate last season, ironically after Martin left to join the Bucs, ...

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  14. Complete Pittsburgh Pirates 2014 Spring Training PreviewRead the original story

    Feb 10, 2014 | BleacherReport

    ... (Trade with Texas Rangers ), C Chris Stewart (Trade with New York Yankees ) C John Buck (Free Agent), C Michael McKenry (Free Agent) RHP A.J. Burnett (Free Agent), OF Marlon Byrd (Free Agent), RHP Kyle Farnsworth (Free Agent), 1B Garrett Jones (Free ...

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  15. Ralph Kiner, a Player As Good As David Justice, Passes Away At 91Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 6, 2014 | Call to the Pen

    April 16, 2013; Pittsburgh, PA, USA; Batting helmet belonging to Pittsburgh Pirates catcher Michael McKenry sits in the dugout prior to the game against the St. Louis Cardinals at PNC Park.

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  16. Pirates sign five, avoid arbitrationRead the original story

    Jan 17, 2014 | Post-gazette.com

    ... ties with first baseman-right fielder Garrett Jones in late November and did the same with backup catcher Michael McKenry in early December. Starting pitcher Charlie Morton signed a three-year, $21 million extension during the winter meetings in ...

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  17. 5 Pittsburgh Pirates Who Won't Make It Through 2014 Spring TrainingRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 27, 2014 | Rant Sports

    ... field in June. The bench is going to be changed a little from last season, with Chris Stewart replacing Michael McKenry as the backup catcher. However, Josh Harrison , Clint Barmes and a few corner outfield and corner infield options will round out ...

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  18. Pirates sign five, avoid arbitrationRead the original story

    Jan 17, 2014 | Post-gazette.com

    ... ties with first baseman-right fielder Garrett Jones in late November and did the same with backup catcher Michael McKenry in early December. Starting pitcher Charlie Morton signed a three-year, $21 million extension during the winter meetings in ...

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  19. Outfielder Grady Sizemore agrees with Red SoxRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 22, 2014 | Bradenton.com

    ... second inning against the Pittsburgh Pirates in an interleague baseball game in Cleveland. Pirates catcher Michael McKenry is at left. Sizemore has agreed to a $750,000, one-year contract with the Boston Red Sox. A three-time All-Star, the ...

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  20. Saturday Rockpile: The return of QuadzillaRead the original story

    Jan 18, 2014 | Purple Row

    ... much static since the end of the 2013 season, at least it had been until this week when the team signed Michael McKenry to a minor league contract with an invite to Spring Training. McKenry, a former Rockies farmhand, spent the last three seasons ...

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