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Needing lefty, Pirates recall Presley

Needing lefty, Pirates recall Presley

MLB.com Updated Apr 15, 2013
The Pirates optioned right-hander Phil Irwin back to Triple-A Indianapolis and recalled outfielder Alex Presley, who played well in Spring Training but did not come north with the team.
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  • McCutchen mindful of what Robinson went through

    McCutchen mindful of what Robinson went through

    MLB.com Apr 15, 2013
    Andrew McCutchen wore No. 42 on Monday along with the rest of the Pirates and Cardinals in honor of Jackie Robinson, and McCutchen said he would have loved to have gotten a chance to meet Robinson.
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  • Ron Cook: McKenry has a blast for Pirates, actually two

    Ron Cook: McKenry has a blast for Pirates, actually two

    post-gazette.com Apr 15, 2013
    The comeback Sunday led by unsung backup catcher Michael McKenry was one of the best the Pirates have put together at PNC Park.
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  • Video - Cardinals Rough Up McDonald 00:32

    Cardinals Rough Up McDonald

    Apr 15
    John McDonald surrenders eight runs, lasting just 1 1/3 innings in the Pirates' 10-6 loss to the Cardinals.

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