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It's really happening: The Pittsburgh Pirates are going to the playoffs. For the first time since Jim Leyland's Barry Bonds/Bobby Bonilla/Andy Van Slyke-era squad found heartbreak at the 1992 NLCS, the Bucs have clinched life beyond the regular season. …Share Tweet
Rough outing may have been Locke's last in '13MLB.com Sep 23, 2013Beyond Wrigley Field, the Pirates have a short-sighted rotation. But Jeff Locke has a sense his sights already have to be on 2014. One possible scenario omits Locke, whose August-September ERA shot to 7.05 with his one-inning, five-run turn on Sunday ag…Share Tweet