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MLB.com Updated Aug 27, 2012
Aramis Ramirez, who spent his first 14 seasons with the Cubs and Pirates before joining the Brewers in December, has been punishing his former employers for letting him go. His reunion continued Monday night, driving in three runs and hitting a go-ahead…Share Tweet
post-gazette.com Aug 27, 2012For the fourth consecutive time in a big August game, Pirates starter A.J. Burnett came up small Monday night.Share Tweet
Holliday backs Lohse as Cardinals clip PiratesESPN.com Aug 27, 2012Matt Holliday hit a tiebreaking home run and Kyle Lohse won his eighth consecutive decision, leading the Cardinals to a 4-3 victory over the Pirates on Monday night.Share Tweet
Cards knock Bucs down a peg in pivotal setMLB.com Aug 27, 2012Riding the momentum of a series win in Cincinnati, the Cardinals moved on to Pittsburgh on Monday night, where they knocked down an already-reeling Pirates team with a come-from-behind 4-3 win at PNC Park.Share Tweetyahoo.com Aug 27, 2012Some weekday evenings, the Stew looks at the storylines that will be worth monitoring that night. Feel free to discuss the night's action in the comments below. Do the Pirates have any fight left?: Pittsburgh's chances of making the postseason may have …Share Tweet
Bucs, Cards set for series of playoff proportionsMLB.com Aug 27, 2012Near where the Allegheny and the Monongahela merge to form the Ohio, the Pirates and the Cardinals will merge to shape the National League's 2012 postseason picture.Share Tweet
A do-or-die series for Pirates?post-gazette.com Aug 27, 2012Pirates need to take two of three from St. Louis if it's going to be a memorable October.Share Tweet