11:27 PM EDT, Sun May 20, 2018
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Francisco Cervelli on Diego Maradona's support for Nicolas Maduro: 'It's just a shame'

For Francisco Cervelli, a Venezuelan presidential campaign event Thursday represented a convergence of his passions. 

Pirates still assessing Starling Marte and Francisco Cervelli

In a 12:35 p.m. day game following a 7:05 p.m. night game, it’s not all that surprising Starling Marte and Francisco Cervelli were not in Wednesday’s starting lineup against the Chicago White Sox.

Francisco Cervelli leaves Pirates game due to right forearm discomfort

Francisco Cervelli exited Tuesday’s Pirates game against the Chicago White Sox due to right forearm discomfort.

Andrew McCutchen 'was the king here,' Francisco Cervelli says

Francisco Cervelli poked his head into the PNC Park press conference room shortly after 3 p.m. Friday. With a big smile on his face, he looked at the podium and caught his first glimpse at Andrew McCutchen, the Giant.
Brew Crew Ball May 5, 2018
Pirates plunder 6-4 victory from Brewers

Pirates plunder 6-4 victory from Brewers

There was an inside-the-park homer, too. Box Score It was #JuniorGuerraDay, but our hero had his first clunker of the season in the series opener against the Pirates. Things got off to a rough start right away in the first inning. Junior struck out Adam Frazier to begin the game, but then walked Gregory Polanco after having him down 0-2. Starling Marte followed with a single, then the runners moved up to second and third after an errant pickoff throw by Manny Pina at second base found its way into center field. Guerra walked the next two hitters - including Francisco Cervelli with the bases...
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Cervelli helps Pirates rally for 6-2 win over Cardinals

Cervelli helps Pirates rally for 6-2 win over Cardinals

PITTSBURGH — Francisco Cervelli hit his fourth home run of the season as part of a two-RBI effort in the Pittsburgh Pirates' 6-2 victory over the St. Louis Cardinals on Saturday.He hit just five homers in all of 2017.It's been quite a strong start for the 32-year-old. Through the Pirates' first 27 games, he leads the team in RBIs with 20, is second in home runs and batting average (.307) and on-base percentage (.393).Cervelli credits the hot start to finally being healthy after a year and a half of near-constant maladies. He had hamate bone surgery in 2016, an injury that takes a long time...

Francisco Cervelli explains conversation with umpire in Saturday's game

PHILADELPHIA — In the sixth inning of Saturday’s game against the Philadelphia Phillies, Francisco Cervelli stood up and exchanged some words with home plate umpire Lance Barrett, prompting manager Clint Hurdle to emerge from the dugout and ask for an explanation.

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