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Beaver County Times May 25, 2016
Part-timer Freese comes through big time as Pirates rally past Diamondbacks

Part-timer Freese comes through big time as Pirates rally past Diamondbacks

David Freese's playing time has become limited since third baseman Jung Ho Kang was activated from the disabled list earlier this month but he is still a contributor and his two-run home run Wednesday night helped the Pirates beat the…
David Freese's homer lifts Pirates to 5-4 come-from-behind win

David Freese's homer lifts Pirates to 5-4 come-from-behind win

Pirates reliever Neftali Feliz made the catch of the night Wednesday when he tracked David Freese’s go-ahead, two-run home run and caught it cleanly as it came crashing down in the Pirates bullpen, far beyond the outfield wall at PNC Park.
Beaver County Times May 25, 2016
Insider: David Freese's two-run homer lifts Pirates to 5-4 win over Diamondbacks

Insider: David Freese's two-run homer lifts Pirates to 5-4 win over Diamondbacks

David Freese hit a two-run home run that traveled 451 feet to cap a four-run fifth inning and the Pirates rallied for a 5-4 victory over the Arizona Diamondbacks on Wednesday night at PNC Park.
Freese, Marte help Pirates beat Rockies, 2-1

Freese, Marte help Pirates beat Rockies, 2-1

David Freese gave the Pirates a lead, Starling Marte preserved it and the Pirates beat the Colorado Rockies, 2-1, at PNC Park in the first game of the weekend series Friday night.
Columbus Dispatch May 14, 2016

Phillies 3, Reds 2 | Reds' Ohlendorf suspended for three games

adcelannotate = {"mobilepaywallcategory" : "MOBILE_PREM-SPORTS","nativepaywallcategory" : "NATIVE_PREM-SPORTS"};PHILADELPHIA — Cincinnati Reds pitcher Ross Ohlendorf was suspended three games by Major League Baseball on Friday night for throwing at Pittsburgh’s David Freese this week after warnings had been issued.
Columbus Dispatch May 14, 2016

Indians 7, Twins 6 | Byrd's key hit in eighth rallies Indians

adcelannotate = {"mobilepaywallcategory" : "MOBILE_PREM-SPORTS","nativepaywallcategory" : "NATIVE_PREM-SPORTS"};CLEVELAND — Indians pitchers had trouble keeping the ball in the park, but Marlon Byrd and the offense rallied in the bottom of the eighth for a 7-6 come-from-behind win over the Minnesota Twins on Friday night.
Pirates notebook: Juan Nicasio's ERA jumps after MLB reverses ruling

Pirates notebook: Juan Nicasio's ERA jumps after MLB reverses ruling

CINCINNATI — Juan Nicasio’s ERA increased Tuesday even though he didn’t throw a pitch.
David Freese ready for move across the diamond for Pirates

David Freese ready for move across the diamond for Pirates

CINCINNATI — Working out indoors in St. Louis this winter, David Freese took grounders only at third base. He didn’t start working at first base until signing with the Pirates in March.
Beaver County Times May 7, 2016
Pirates suffer bad bounce on long fly ball, lose to Cards on Carpenter homer

Pirates suffer bad bounce on long fly ball, lose to Cards on Carpenter homer

ST. LOUIS — It was a real nice moment for David Freese, followed by a tough ending for the Pittsburgh Pirates.
Pirates notebook: Freese returns to Busch Stadium appreciative, but happy to with Pirates

Pirates notebook: Freese returns to Busch Stadium appreciative, but happy to with Pirates

ST. LOUIS — David Freese still has a place a few blocks north of Busch Stadium. He still can’t leave that place without running into someone who wants to talk about Game 6, the triple, the homer, the title.
Northwest Herald May 7, 2016

Chicago White Sox defeat Minnesota Twins for 20th win

CHICAGO – Trevor May's 97 mph fastball plunked Jose Abreu in the stomach. Abreu started shouting, and his teammates and manager were right behind him.
Freese is excited about returning

Freese is excited about returning

Former Cardinals World Series hero David Freese will start a game in the Cardinals’ series with Freese’s Pittsburgh Pirates this weekend. It just wasn’t Friday’s game and he may not start Saturday, either, but Pirates manager Clint Hurdle said if…

Freese not in lineup for Pirates against Cardinals

Moss will bat cleanup for the Cardinals
Series preview: Pirates at Cardinals

Series preview: Pirates at Cardinals

SCOUTING REPORT • Pirates third baseman David Freese returns as an opponent for the first time since he was traded to the Angels after the 2013 season. Freese has hit .287 with 21 homers in 235 games at Busch Stadium,…
Beaver County Times May 5, 2016
Though Jung Ho Kang's return appears imminent, David Freese won't be frozen out of Pirates' lineup

Though Jung Ho Kang's return appears imminent, David Freese won't be frozen out of Pirates' lineup

The Pirates are expected to activate third baseman Jung Ho Kang from the disabled list prior to Friday night's game at St. Louis, but David Freese, his replacement, is still expected to get a significant amount of playing time.

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