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Pittsburgh Pirates

TEAM INFO
MANAGEMENT:
Manager: Clint Hurdle
GM: Neal Huntington
STADIUM:
Name: PNC Park
Capacity: 38,127
Surface: Grass
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Pirates closer Mark Melancon has not been great in non save situations this season, since becoming closer. 09/20/2014 10:43 PM
Pirates starter Edinson Volquez continued his hot pitching of late, Saturday versus Milwaukee. 09/20/2014 10:35 PM
Pirates left-hander Jeff Locke pitched seven innings, allowed two runs on five hits, struck out three and walked none as Pittsburgh beat Milwaukee, 4-2. 09/19/2014 10:23 PM
Standings
Division Standings
GP W L Pct GB RF RA
1 St. Louis 155 87 68 .561 - 595 578
2 Pittsburgh 154 83 71 .539 3.5 655 607
3 Milwaukee 155 80 75 .516 7.0 633 636
4 Cincinnati 155 71 84 .458 16.0 565 591
5 Chicago Cubs 155 69 86 .445 18.0 590 679
Pit MOVES
Sep 19, 2014
Charlie Morton (SP) Right hip injury, day-to-day.
Sep 18, 2014
Jordy Mercer (SS) Missed 2 games (back injury).
Sep 16, 2014
Jordy Mercer (SS) Back injury, day-to-day.
Charlie Morton (SP) Missed 27 games (sports hernia).
Sep 14, 2014
Starling Marte (LF) Missed 2 games (left elbow injury).
Sep 12, 2014
Starling Marte (LF) Left elbow injury, day-to-day.
Sep 9, 2014
Josh Harrison (IF) Missed 3 games (ankle injury).
Sep 8, 2014
Ernesto Frieri (P) Released by the Pittsburgh Pirates.
Sep 7, 2014
Michael Martinez (IF) Outrighted to Indianapolis (AAA).
Chris McGuiness (1B) Outrighted to Indianapolis (AAA).
Sep 6, 2014
Pedro Alvarez (1B) Sprained left foot, day-to-day.
Josh Harrison (IF) Ankle injury, day-to-day.
Sep 5, 2014
Pedro Alvarez (1B) Missed 7 games (sprained left foot).
Sep 2, 2014
Chase d'Arnaud (IF) Contract purchased from Indianapolis (AAA).
John Holdzkom (P) Recalled from Indianapolis (AAA).
Bobby LaFromboise (P) Recalled from Indianapolis (AAA).
Jeff Locke (P) Recalled from Indianapolis (AAA).
Michael Martinez (IF) Designated for assignment by the Pittsburgh Pirates.
Gregory Polanco (RF) Recalled from Indianapolis (AAA).
Casey Sadler (P) Recalled from Indianapolis (AAA).
Sep 1, 2014
Gerrit Cole (SP) Recalled from Bristol (R).
John Holdzkom (P) Optioned to Indianapolis (AAA).
Chris McGuiness (1B) Designated for assignment by the Pittsburgh Pirates.
Stolmy Pimentel (P) Added to the Pittsburgh Pirates 25-man roster.
Tony Sanchez (C) Recalled from Indianapolis (AAA).
Travis Snider (OF) Missed 3 games (left hamstring injury).
Aug 31, 2014
John Holdzkom (P) Contract purchased from Indianapolis (AAA).
Aug 30, 2014
Jeff Locke (P) Optioned to Indianapolis (AAA).
Brent Morel (3B) Recalled from Indianapolis (AAA).
Aug 29, 2014
Gerrit Cole (SP) Optioned to Bristol (R).
Tommy Field (IF) Outrighted to Indianapolis (AAA).
Andrew Lambo (1B) Recalled from Indianapolis (AAA).
Travis Snider (OF) Left hamstring injury, day-to-day.
Aug 27, 2014
Pedro Alvarez (1B) Sprained left foot, day-to-day.
Aug 25, 2014
Clint Barmes (IF) Missed 48 games (strained left groin).
Jayson Nix (IF) Designated for assignment by the Pittsburgh Pirates.
Gregory Polanco (RF) Optioned to Indianapolis (AAA).
Jose Tabata (OF) Contract purchased from Indianapolis (AAA).
Aug 24, 2014
Tommy Field (IF) Designated for assignment by the Pittsburgh Pirates.
Bobby LaFromboise (P) Claimed off waivers from the San Diego Padres.
Bobby LaFromboise (P) Optioned to Indianapolis (AAA).
Aug 21, 2014
Wirfin Obispo (P) Outrighted to Indianapolis (AAA).
TEAM LEADERS
Batting Avg.

Josh Harrison Pit - .317
Andrew McCutchen Pit - .309
Starling Marte Pit - .288
Neil Walker Pit - .276
Jordy Mercer Pit - .262
Runs Batted In

Neil Walker Pit - 70
Pedro Alvarez Pit - 56
Jordy Mercer Pit - 53
Home Runs

Neil Walker Pit - 21
Pedro Alvarez Pit - 18
Josh Harrison Pit - 13
Wins

Gerrit Cole Pit - 10
Tony Watson Pit - 10
Jeff Locke Pit - 7
Vance Worley Pit - 7
Strikeouts

Edinson Volquez Pit - 130
Charlie Morton Pit - 126
Gerrit Cole Pit - 118
Jeff Locke Pit - 86
ERA

Edinson Volquez Pit - 3.15
Charlie Morton Pit - 3.72

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