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Colin Dunlap - Sportsradio 93.7, Sports Radio Host
If McCutchen, Pedro, Walker, Davis, Snider ever all in lineup at same time & Cole pitches -- that's 6 1st round draft picks of 9 starter
@colin_dunlap | | 53m | Score: 70
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Buster Olney - ESPN, Senior Baseball Writer
Video of Martin Maldonado literally knocking the cover off the ball. t.co/VdPinBPGpP So throw by Pedro Alvarez dropped a parachute.
@Buster_ESPN | | 18h | Score: 22
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Rob Biertempfel - Pittsburgh Tribune, Pirates Beat Writer
#Pirates starters Liriano, Morton, Rodriguez are combined 0-7 with 4.91 ERA through 11 starts
@BiertempfelTrib | | 18h | Score: 5
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Mike Puma - New York Post, Mets Beat Writer
Pretty sure the player to be named later won't be Andrew McCutchen.
@NYPost_Mets | | 20h | Score: 2
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Todd Rosiak - Milwaukee Sentinel, Brewers Beat Writer
How about Will Smith? Pulls the string on Pedro Alvarez and freezes him for a called third strike. #Brewers take 5-3 lead into the eighth.
@Todd_Rosiak | | 18h | Score: 0
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Todd Rosiak - Milwaukee Sentinel, Brewers Beat Writer
Andrew McCutchen on base for the third time tonight, as he doubles in a run against Thornburg to make it 5-3. Will Smith now on.
@Todd_Rosiak | | 18h | Score: 0
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Adam McCalvy - MLB.com, Brewers Beat Writer
Andrew McCutchen snaps Tyler Thornburg's streak at 21 consecutive batters retired. RBI double.
@AdamMcCalvy | | 18h | Score: 0
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Adam Rubin - ESPNNewYork.com, Mets Beat Writer
Last MLB pitcher with 6+ walks in a no-hitter: Francisco Liriano on 5/3/11 for Twins vs. White Sox.
@AdamRubinESPN | | 18h | Score: 0
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Rob Biertempfel - Pittsburgh Tribune, Pirates Beat Writer
#Pirates SS Jordy Mercer removed from game with what team describes as "discomfort" in his right ankle.
@BiertempfelTrib | | 19h | Score: 0
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Rob Biertempfel - Pittsburgh Tribune, Pirates Beat Writer
Clint Barmes in at SS for #Pirates, as Mercer's ankle likely was too sore for him to go on.
@BiertempfelTrib | | 20h | Score: 0
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Todd Rosiak - Milwaukee Sentinel, Brewers Beat Writer
Starling Marte's single in the first inning on that botched popup has been reviewed and changed to an error on Mark Reynolds.
@Todd_Rosiak | | 20h | Score: 0
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Todd Rosiak - Milwaukee Sentinel, Brewers Beat Writer
Starling Marte, the beneficiary, then steals second and goes to third as Maldonado throw the ball into CF.
@Todd_Rosiak | | 20h | Score: 0
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NBCSports.com - MLB News and Updates
Jose Tabata passes post-concussion tests for #Pirates t.co/URnX6pS3if
@HardballTalk | | 1d | Score: 0
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Travis Sawchik - Pittsburgh Tribune, Sportswriter
Pedro Alvarez with his third HR to left field this season, equalling his opposite field total from last season. It's April 17th
@Sawchik_Trib | | 1d | Score: 0
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Rob Biertempfel - Pittsburgh Tribune, Pirates Beat Writer
Another opposite-field HR for Pedro Alvarez. #Pirates battering Wang, whom they lost in Rule 5 draft.
@BiertempfelTrib | | 1d | Score: 0
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Todd Rosiak - Milwaukee Sentinel, Brewers Beat Writer
Yikes. Might be time to get Wang out of there. That's six runs and counting after Pedro Alvarez's three-run HR. Now 11-2.
@Todd_Rosiak | | 1d | Score: 0
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Will Graves - Associated Press, Sportswriter
I'll put it this way, you didn't see McCutchen pulling that on his homer. Which, you know, actually left the ballpark.
@WillGravesAP | | 1d | Score: 0
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Todd Rosiak - Milwaukee Sentinel, Brewers Beat Writer
Andrew McCutchen hammers a two-run HR to CF off Yovani Gallardo, and Pirates are now up 2-1 in the first. That ball was crushed.
@Todd_Rosiak | | 1d | Score: 0
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Adam McCalvy - MLB.com, Brewers Beat Writer
RR said before the game #Brewers need a better approach to McCutchen. Didn't happen there. Two-run homer gives Buccos the lead.
@AdamMcCalvy | | 1d | Score: 0
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John Perrotto - USA Today, Sportswriter
--Pirates CF Andrew McCutchen has a six-game hitting streak, going 8-for-20 to raise his batting average from ... t.co/u3ofikiMAT
@jperrotto | | 1d | Score: 0
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Colin Dunlap, Sportsradio 93.7, Sports Radio Host
If McCutchen, Pedro, Walker, Davis, Snider ever all in lineup at same time & Cole pitches -- that's 6 1st round draft picks of 9 starter
@colin_dunlap | | 53m
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Rob Biertempfel, Pittsburgh Tribune, Pirates Beat Writer
#Pirates starters Liriano, Morton, Rodriguez are combined 0-7 with 4.91 ERA through 11 starts
@BiertempfelTrib | | 18h
1397873063

Buster Olney, ESPN, Senior Baseball Writer
Video of Martin Maldonado literally knocking the cover off the ball. t.co/VdPinBPGpP So throw by Pedro Alvarez dropped a parachute.
@Buster_ESPN | | 18h
1397871445

Todd Rosiak, Milwaukee Sentinel, Brewers Beat Writer
How about Will Smith? Pulls the string on Pedro Alvarez and freezes him for a called third strike. #Brewers take 5-3 lead into the eighth.
@Todd_Rosiak | | 18h
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Todd Rosiak, Milwaukee Sentinel, Brewers Beat Writer
Andrew McCutchen on base for the third time tonight, as he doubles in a run against Thornburg to make it 5-3. Will Smith now on.
@Todd_Rosiak | | 18h
1397870813

Adam McCalvy, MLB.com, Brewers Beat Writer
Andrew McCutchen snaps Tyler Thornburg's streak at 21 consecutive batters retired. RBI double.
@AdamMcCalvy | | 18h
1397870734

Adam Rubin, ESPNNewYork.com, Mets Beat Writer
Last MLB pitcher with 6+ walks in a no-hitter: Francisco Liriano on 5/3/11 for Twins vs. White Sox.
@AdamRubinESPN | | 18h
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Rob Biertempfel, Pittsburgh Tribune, Pirates Beat Writer
#Pirates SS Jordy Mercer removed from game with what team describes as "discomfort" in his right ankle.
@BiertempfelTrib | | 19h
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Pittsburgh Pirates, Offical Twitter Account
Jordy Mercer was removed in the 4th due to discomfort in his right ankle.
@Pirates | | 19h
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Pittsburgh Pirates, Offical Twitter Account
The Brewers get 3 in the 4th to take the 3-2 lead here at PNC. Gaby, Tabata and Barmes (entered for Mercer in the 4th) due up. #LetsGoBucs
@Pirates | | 19h
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Rob Biertempfel, Pittsburgh Tribune, Pirates Beat Writer
Clint Barmes in at SS for #Pirates, as Mercer's ankle likely was too sore for him to go on.
@BiertempfelTrib | | 20h
1397865746

Todd Rosiak, Milwaukee Sentinel, Brewers Beat Writer
Starling Marte's single in the first inning on that botched popup has been reviewed and changed to an error on Mark Reynolds.
@Todd_Rosiak | | 20h
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Mike Puma, New York Post, Mets Beat Writer
Pretty sure the player to be named later won't be Andrew McCutchen.
@NYPost_Mets | | 20h
1397863133

Todd Rosiak, Milwaukee Sentinel, Brewers Beat Writer
Starling Marte, the beneficiary, then steals second and goes to third as Maldonado throw the ball into CF.
@Todd_Rosiak | | 20h
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Pittsburgh Pirates, Offical Twitter Account
.@jordy_mercer Clint Barmes and @GabySanchez15 wearing the official #FRProud tees in support of Franklin Regional. t.co/sGZGTXHOp2
@Pirates | | 1d
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NBCSports.com, MLB News and Updates
Jose Tabata passes post-concussion tests for #Pirates t.co/URnX6pS3if
@HardballTalk | | 1d
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Pittsburgh Pirates, Offical Twitter Account
J Hay and Jordy Mercer celebrate Josh's 2-run shot! #YesYesYes t.co/F0Xejr4QR1
@Pirates | | 1d
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Pittsburgh Pirates, Offical Twitter Account
Watch Pedro Alvarez smack an opposite field 3-run homer in the 8th: t.co/9G2K0dUPLs #Pirates
@Pirates | | 1d
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Travis Sawchik, Pittsburgh Tribune, Sportswriter
Pedro Alvarez with his third HR to left field this season, equalling his opposite field total from last season. It's April 17th
@Sawchik_Trib | | 1d
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Rob Biertempfel, Pittsburgh Tribune, Pirates Beat Writer
Another opposite-field HR for Pedro Alvarez. #Pirates battering Wang, whom they lost in Rule 5 draft.
@BiertempfelTrib | | 1d
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Jason Grilli, Pittsburgh Pirates
Proud of my new book, "Just My Game". Who needs pre-order details? ---> t.co/LR8QxG4BIj #BUCN #Pirates #Pittsburgh
@GrillCheese49 | | 47s | Score: 0
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Andrew McCutchen, Pittsburgh Pirates
@TheCUTCH22 | | 21h | Score: 1
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Jason Grilli, Pittsburgh Pirates
Happy to team up with @JMotte30, @Evan3Longoria, & many others as we #Kcancer. Get your #pirates colored shirt now -> t.co/pNH
@GrillCheese49 | | 23h | Score: 0
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Michael McKenry, Pittsburgh Pirates
Want to thank the USO at Fort Carson for having us. Can never thank u guys and gals enough for all that u do..
@theFortMcKenry | | 1d | Score: 0
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Michael McKenry, Pittsburgh Pirates
Just did an appearance at Fort Carson made a lady guess my position she said quarterback. #newposition
@theFortMcKenry | | 1d | Score: 0
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Jason Grilli, Pittsburgh Pirates
Hey #BUCN, my book is available for pre-order! Click the link and tweet back with any questions/problems ---> t.co/hDPVgfL9GT
@GrillCheese49 | | 1d | Score: 0
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Jason Grilli, Pittsburgh Pirates
Fill in the blank: The best #baseball movie ever is ______________. #LiveForThisGame
@GrillCheese49 | | 1d | Score: 0
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Jason Grilli, Pittsburgh Pirates
Have you been living it up during #NationalGrilledCheeseMonth? #ThePowerofCheese
@GrillCheese49 | | 1d | Score: 0
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Jason Grilli, Pittsburgh Pirates
Big right hook tonight from our offense sparked by @jhay_da_man and company. Oh yeah and Mike Tyson pregame #Raiseit t.co/jOFLtPUqDO
@GrillCheese49 | | 1d | Score: 0
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Jason Grilli, Pittsburgh Pirates
Back in '72, Roberto Clemente became the 11th player to reach 3,000 hits. Amazing! Do U have a fav Pirates moment? t.co/uyLowrJgLX
@GrillCheese49 | | 1d | Score: 0
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Jason Grilli, Pittsburgh Pirates
We were jacked up to bring playoffs back to #BUCN last year! Can't wait to do it again in 2014 #TBT #ItsOurYear --> t.co/zyEaNJ9P
@GrillCheese49 | | 2d | Score: 0
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Jason Grilli, Pittsburgh Pirates
Did you know that over half a million children in Pennsylvania battle hunger? $1 helps provide 9 meals. ---> t.co/8d38OOQUVS
@GrillCheese49 | | 2d | Score: 0
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Jason Grilli, Pittsburgh Pirates
Please RT! 22% of children in PA live in poverty and suffer from hunger. Just $1 provides 9 meals. Learn more ---> t.co/GEii5Roj
@GrillCheese49 | | 2d | Score: 0
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Jason Grilli, Pittsburgh Pirates
Easily the saddest moment in "The Sandlot" #GreatBambino #BabeRuth #Tragic. Video clip here --> t.co/lCxH0gEK77
@GrillCheese49 | | 2d | Score: 0
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Garrett Jones, Pittsburgh Pirates
Great win tonight!! Lots of fun! #42 #Win the series #WarriorNation
@Garrett_GIJones | | 3d | Score: 0
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Andrew McCutchen, Pittsburgh Pirates
He was the definiton of the word change. Not only the change in race, but change in this world.… t.co/SSRIK2E1Jq
@TheCUTCH22 | | 4d | Score: 0
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Jason Grilli, Pittsburgh Pirates
Look who fell in love with 1980 again...@Mark_Melancon_ #timewarp #powerpellets #getit t.co/FBEzGt7E7g
@GrillCheese49 | | 4d | Score: 0
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Mark Melancon, Pittsburgh Pirates
Home runs and pacman @GrillCheese49 #whatisHappening
@Mark_Melancon_ | | 4d | Score: 0
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Jason Grilli, Pittsburgh Pirates
Tie juego... 15 jacks... High score Pac Man... Casino .... Chance of Yellow snow on its way... #WTFMoment @Mark_Melancon_ #bornagain80's_kid
@GrillCheese49 | | 4d | Score: 0
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Russell Martin, Pittsburgh Pirates
@russellmartin55 | | 5d | Score: 0
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