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Losing streak hits six games entering All-Star break as Brewers fall to Pirates in extras, 7-6

Losing streak hits six games entering All-Star break as Brewers fall to Pirates in extras, 7-6

An ugly loss wraps up a brutal five-game sweep in Pittsburgh. //Box Score Welp, chock this one up as one of the worst losses, if not the worst loss, of the season for the Milwaukee Brewers. Our beloved local nine jumped out to a 1-0 lead against Joe Musgrove and the Pittsburgh Pirates in the second inning, when Travis Shaw golfed an 0-1 changeup below the strike zone over the fence in right field to lead off the frame. The lead didn’t last long, however, as Milwaukee starter Jhoulys Chacin ran into some trouble in the third. Musgrove reached base on a throwing error by Chacin, and then...

Pirates struggle against Jeremy Hellickson in 5-1 loss to Nationals

Joe Musgrove’s finger did not seem to bother him Tuesday night. He commanded his pitches well enough to generate swings and misses. That same command, though, might have contributed to the Washington Nationals fouling off nearly a third of his pitches.

Pirates activate Joe Musgrove from disabled list prior to start Tuesday

The Pirates activated right-hander Joe Musgrove from the 10-day disabled list Tuesday in advance of his start against the Washington Nationals.

Pirates promote left-hander Josh Smoker to take injured Joe Musgrove's spot

LOS ANGELES — The Pirates on Wednesday recalled left-hander Josh Smoker from Class AAA Indianapolis. Smoker took Joe Musgrove’s place on the active roster after Musgrove went on the 10-day disabled list with a finger infection. 
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Clay Holmes Set To Make His First Career Major League Start

As long as Clay Holmes lives he will never forget Independence Day 2018 because he is set to make his first Major League start tonight Prior to the start of Tuesday night’s 8-3 loss against the Los Angeles Dodgers the Pittsburgh Pirates placed Joe Musgrove on the disabled list. You can read more about Musgrove […] Clay Holmes Set To Make His First Career Major League Start - Rum Bunter - Rum Bunter - A Pittsburgh Pirates Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More

Clay Holmes will start for the Pirates in place of Joe Musgrove Wednesday

LOS ANGELES — Right-hander Clay Holmes will make his first major-league start Wednesday, filling in for Joe Musgrove, who was placed on the 10-day disabled list with an infection on his right index finger. Holmes’ first MLB start comes against the Los Angeles Dodgers, who have smashed 10 homers in the past two games against the Pirates. 
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Joe Musgrove Placed On The Disabled List

The Pittsburgh Pirates now have two starting pitchers on the disabled list The old saying is that when it rains it pours. It seems that the Pittsburgh Pirates have been stuck in a torrential monsoon for seven weeks now, and things continued to get worse on Tuesday night. Prior to the start of Tuesday night’s […] Joe Musgrove Placed On The Disabled List - Rum Bunter - Rum Bunter - A Pittsburgh Pirates Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More

Joe Musgrove goes back on disabled list; Wednesday's starter TBA

LOS ANGELES — The Pirates on Tuesday placed right-hander Joe Musgrove on the 10-day disabled list with a right index finger infection. The move is retroactive to Saturday. 

San Diego native Joe Musgrove leads the way in Pirates' victory over Padres

SAN DIEGO — Perhaps Joe Musgrove just needed a bit of home. While Musgrove, a native of San Diego, had pitched in the 2016 Futures Game at Petco Park, on Friday he made his first MLB start here. After back-to-back starts in which he pitched fewer than four innings and allowed at least five runs, Musgrove seemed to find a groove.

Three Pirates pitchers celebrate San Diego homecoming

Trevor Williams, who played at Rancho Bernardo High and Arizona State, is one of three San Diego pitchers on the Pirates. Right-hander Joe Musgrove will start Friday. Left-hander Steven Brault works out of the bullpen.

This weekend is homecoming for Joe Musgrove and Trevor Williams

NEW YORK — All Joe Musgrove wanted was a number. He texted his mom and dad, asked them to sort out how many friends and family planned to attend his first start in his hometown on Friday and report back how many tickets they needed.

Pirates lose to Diamondbacks, 7-2, drop fourth consecutive game

The first rain delay Saturday didn’t force Joe Musgrove from the game. The second one did, though with the way the Arizona Diamondbacks were making contact against him, he might not have pitched much longer anyway.

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