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The Losingest Losers Keep Right On Losing
deadspin.com Updated Sep 30, 2012
Welp. That'll do it. The Pittsburgh Pirates were 16 games over .500 as recently as Aug. 8. The playoffs were still a very real possibility, but even if the postseason wasn't going to happen, a winning season likely would. Cue the fart noise. Today's los…Share Tweet
MLB.com Sep 30, 2012Reds second baseman Brandon Phillips was lifted in the sixth inning Sunday during a 4-3 win over the Pirates. It was a precaution as Phillips felt tightness in his left groin while running the bases in the third inning.Share TweetESPN.com Sep 30, 2012The Pittsburgh Pirates ensured they'd finish with a record 20th straight losing season Sunday when they blew a ninth-inning lead and lost 4-3 to the Cincinnati Reds.Share TweetESPN.com Sep 30, 2012Dusty Baker is going to rejoin the Cincinnati Reds in St. Louis after missing 11 games because of a mini-stroke, and he will manage the team during the final series of the regular season.Share Tweet
Ludwick feels good, but scratched due to wet fieldMLB.com Sep 30, 2012Recovered from tightness in his left groin, Reds left fielder Ryan Ludwick was in the original starting lineup Sunday for the first time since Sept. 19. But morning showers prompted Ludwick to be scratched as a precaution. Chris Heisey started in left f…Share Tweet