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Pirates rely on homers, crush Red Sox 9-1

Sep 17 2014 9:40pm CDT | Source: Sportsnet.ca

PITTSBURGH — Gregory Polanco, Neil Walker and Ike Davis all homered and the Pittsburgh Pirates beat the Boston Red Sox 9-1 on Wednesday night to maintain their grip on the second National League wild card spot. Polanco and Walker hit solo shots off Boston starter Clay Buchholz (8-9) and Davis drilled a three-run blast to centre off reliever Steven Wright. The Pirates have won 10 of 12 and improved to a season-high 11 games over .500 (81-70). Francisco Liriano (6-10) won his third straight st ...
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Pirates rely on homers, crush Red Sox 9-1

Sep 17 2014 9:40pm CDT | Source: Sportsnet.ca

PITTSBURGH — Gregory Polanco, Neil Walker and Ike Davis all homered and the Pittsburgh Pirates beat the Boston Red Sox 9-1 on Wednesday night to maintain their grip on the second National League wild card spot. Polanco and Walker hit solo shots off Boston starter Clay Buchholz (8-9) and Davis drilled a three-run blast to centre off reliever Steven Wright. The Pirates have won 10 of 12 and improved to a season-high 11 games over .500 (81-70). Francisco Liriano (6-10) wo ...
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Pirates rely on homers, crush Red Sox 9-1

Sep 17 2014 9:40pm CDT | Source: Sportsnet.ca

PITTSBURGH — Gregory Polanco, Neil Walker and Ike Davis all homered and the Pittsburgh Pirates beat the Boston Red Sox 9-1 on Wednesday night to maintain their grip on the second National League wild card spot. Polanco and Walker hit solo shots off Boston starter Clay Buchholz (8-9) and Davis drilled a three-run blast to centre off reliever Steven Wright. The Pirates have won 10 of 12 and improved to a season-high 11 games ...
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Pirates rely on homers, crush Red Sox 9-1

Sep 17 2014 9:40pm CDT | Source: Sportsnet.ca

PITTSBURGH — Gregory Polanco, Neil Walker and Ike Davis all homered and the Pittsburgh Pirates beat the Boston Red Sox 9-1 on Wednesday night to maintain their grip on the second National League wild card spot. Polanco and Walker hit solo shots off Boston starter Clay Buchholz (8-9) and Davis drilled a three-run blast to centre off reliever Steven Wright. The Pirates have won 10 of 12 and improved to a season-high 11 games over ...
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Pirates rely on homers, crush Red Sox 9-1

Sep 17 2014 9:40pm CDT | Source: Sportsnet.ca

PITTSBURGH — Gregory Polanco, Neil Walker and Ike Davis all homered and the Pittsburgh Pirates beat the Boston Red Sox 9-1 on Wednesday night to maintain their grip on the second National League wild card spot. Polanco and Walker hit solo shots off Boston starter Clay Buchholz (8-9) and Davis drilled a three-run blast to centre off reliever Steven Wright. The Pirates have won 10 of 12 and improved ...
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Rusney Castillo Makes Red Sox Debut: Stats, Highlights and Twitter Reaction

Sep 17 2014 9:29pm CDT | Source: Bleacher Report

For the 2014 Boston Red Sox, Wednesday was a night just like any other. A rage-inducing walloping at the hands of a better, more prepared team. For the Red Sox franchise beyond this season, it hopes it was the beginning of something special. Rusney Castillo, the Cuban defector who signed a $72.5 million contract with Boston this summer, went 1-for-4 while making his first major league start in Wednesday's 9-1 loss to the Pittsbu ...
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AL East Notes: Walker, Maeda, Uehara, Castillo, Melky, Rays

Sep 17 2014 6:50pm CDT | Source: MLB Trade Rumors

The Orioles announced today that they have selected the contract of first base prospect Christian Walker for the final few games of the season. Walker, 23, was Baltimore’s fourth-round pick in 2013 and batted a combined .288/.357/.489 between Double-A Bowie and Triple-A Norfolk this season. As Roch Kubatko of MASNsports.com explains, Baltimore will take a look at Walker while resting Steve Pearce over the remainder of the regular season. The te ...
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Quintana strikes out 13 as White Sox beat Twins

Sep 13 2014 6:19pm CDT | Source: Sportsnet.ca

CHICAGO — Jose Quintana was a little bit better than Phil Hughes in a strikeout duel. Quintana struck out a career-high 13, including six in a row, Alexei Rameriz homered and the Chicago White Sox beat the Minnesota Twins 5-1 in the opener of a doubleheader Saturday. Phil Hughes wasn’t far off. He set a career high, too, fanning 11. And he became the first Twins pitcher to have double-digit strikeouts in an outing since Francisco Liriano on July 18, 2012, agains ...
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Quintana strikes out 13 as White Sox beat Twins

Sep 13 2014 6:19pm CDT | Source: Sportsnet.ca

CHICAGO — Jose Quintana was a little bit better than Phil Hughes in a strikeout duel. Quintana struck out a career-high 13, including six in a row, Alexei Rameriz homered and the Chicago White Sox beat the Minnesota Twins 5-1 in the opener of a doubleheader Saturday. Phil Hughes wasn’t far off. He set a career high, too, fanning 11. And he became the first Twins pitcher to have double-digit strikeouts in an outing since Fra ...
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