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Reds' Cueto allows 1 hit over 8, stymies Pirates Updated May 31, 2013
Johnny Cueto allowed one hit over eight dominant innings and the Cincinnati Reds beat the Pittsburgh Pirates 6-0 on Friday night.
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  • Pirates recall Presley, option Harrison to Triple-A May 31, 2013
    The Pirates recalled outfielder Alex Presley from Triple-A Indianapolis on Friday and optioned infielder Josh Harrison to Indianapolis. Also, infielder Chase d'Arnaud was recalled from his rehab assignment and optioned to Indianapolis.
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  • Pirates Broadcaster On The Pirates' Hot Streak: "This Is Kinky!" May 31, 2013
    The Pittsburgh Pirates, you guys! They've been spanking their fans for years, but now they've won 19 games in May. They haven't lost a series since May 5. Last night they won 1-0 for the fourth time in 11 games. And cuddly color man Steve Blass is just …
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  • MLB Notebook: One run is often enough for Bucs May 31, 2013
    With their 11-inning victory Thursday over the Tigers, the Pirates' four 1-0 wins through 54 team games are the most in the big leagues since the 1918 Red Sox and '18 Senators each had five such triumphs.
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  • The Juice: The Pirates win another 1-0 game; Mets complete four-game sweep of Yankees May 31, 2013
    The Juice returns for season No. 6! It's almost eligible for free-agency! Stop by daily for news from the action, along with great photos, stats, video highlights and more. Ladies and gentlemen, the 2013 Pittsburgh Pirates. The Pirates have the second b…
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  • Martin rewards sterling pitching with walk-off in 11th May 31, 2013
    Russell Martin drilled a Luke Putkonen fastball off the left-field wall with the bases loaded in the 11th to score Neil Walker and give the Pirates a 1-0 win over the Tigers at PNC Park.
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  • Ron Cook: Fire inside fuels rise to glory for Pirates closer Grilli May 31, 2013
    Pirates pitcher Jason Grilli's success isn't extraordinary just because he's a first-time closer. He's 36, and took a long and winding road.
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  • Video - Cueto One-Hits Pirates In Reds' Win 00:31

    Cueto One-Hits Pirates In Reds' Win

    May 31
    Johnny Cueto allowed one hit over eight innings in the Reds' win over the Pirates.