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Liriano, Alvarez guide Pirates to rout of Cards

Liriano, Alvarez guide Pirates to rout of Cards

ESPN.com Updated Jul 29, 2013
Francisco Liriano allowed one run over seven dominant innings, Pedro Alvarez hit his NL-leading 27th home run and the Pittsburgh Pirates beat the St. Louis Cardinals 9-2 Monday night.
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  • Pirates closer Grilli eyes late-season return

    Pirates closer Grilli eyes late-season return

    ESPN.com Jul 29, 2013
    Pittsburgh Pirates closer Jason Grilli has no intention of sitting out the Pirates' bid for their first postseason appearance in more than two decades.
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  • Buying and Lying: Pirates GM Neal Huntington's Trade Deadline V…

    Buying and Lying: Pirates GM Neal Huntington's Trade Deadline Voodoo

    grantland.com Jul 29, 2013
    We mock general managers who, with a team on the edge of contention and the non-waiver trade deadline looming on the horizon, fail to cash in their im...
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  • Video - Pirates Crush Cardinals 00:32

    Pirates Crush Cardinals

    Jul 29
    Francisco Liriano struck out eight to pick up his 11th win of the season in the Pirates' 9-2 victory over the Cardinals.
  • Video - Pirates Crush Cardinals 01:53

    Pirates Crush Cardinals

    Jul 29
    Baseball Tonight Spotlight: Francisco Liriano struck out eight to pick up his 11th win of the season in the Pirates' 9-2 victory over the Cardinals.

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