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Series Summary

Final 1-2
Fri 7/14 2 @ 5
Sat 7/15 4 @ 0
Sun 7/16 3 @ 4
Washington Times Jul 16, 2017

Frazier's 9th-inning single gives Pirates 4-3 win over Cards

PITTSBURGH (AP) - The Pirates closed their series against the St. Louis Cardinals the same way they began it: with a walkoff win. Adam Frazier's game-ending single capped a two-run rally in the ninth inning that lifted Pittsburgh to a 4-3 victory Sunday. Francisco Cervelli reached on an infield single ...

Pirates beat Cardinals, 4-3, in tight game

The Pirates walked off against the St. Louis Cardinals for the second time in three games Sunday, winning 4-3 at PNC Park.
Viva El Birdos Jul 16, 2017
Cardinals v Pirates Lineups, Game Thread, July 16

Cardinals v Pirates Lineups, Game Thread, July 16

Sierra gets the start in right. Wong in at second. Cardinals v Pirates Lineups, Game Thread, July 16 Today's Lineups ST. LOUIS CARDINALS PITTSBURGH PIRATES Matt Carpenter - 1B Adam Frazier - 2B Tommy Pham - LF John Jaso - LF Dexter Fowler - CF Andrew McCutchen - CF Jedd Gyorko - 3B Josh Bell - 1B Yadier Molina - C Francisco Cervelli - C Kolten Wong - 2B Gregory Polanco - RF Paul DeJong - SS Jordy Mercer - SS Magneuris Sierra - RF Max Moroff - 3B Carlos Martinez - RHP Trevor Williams - RHP
Lynn's switch helps him beat Pirates

Lynn's switch helps him beat Pirates

PITTSBURGH • Over the course of two weeks recently, out of sight and in a subterranean batting cage, Cardinals pitcher Lance Lynn began working on a lefthanded swing. He mused that he could hit better if he switched sides, and…
Viva El Birdos Jul 15, 2017
7.15.17 Cardinals @ Pirates Recap: Birds Win in Decisive Fashion 4-0

7.15.17 Cardinals @ Pirates Recap: Birds Win in Decisive Fashion 4-0

In which a very special guest recapper gives us a very special recap of the Cardinals' win. Hey everyone, dayman here pinch hitting on a recap. I’m new to this, so bear with me. I’m going to start out as a pseudo play-by-play…and we’ll see where that takes us. Hopefully I make Michael Lewis proud. Matchup Taillon: Fastball/Curve heavy with a Change worked in there on occasion. Lynn: Fastball, a different Fastball, another different Fastball, and occasional show-me Not Fastballs. We have Voit playing 1st, Carpenter at 2nd, and Wong on the bench versus a righty. Sierra called...

Bucs' bats can't finish the deal, as Cardinals win, 4-0

In six of Saturday’s nine innings, the Pirates had a base hit. They had multiple hits in three of them. Only two of those hits, however, went for extra bases, and none of them drove in a run.
Washington Times Jul 15, 2017

Lynn shuts down Pirates as Cardinals cruise 4-0

PITTSBURGH (AP) - Lance Lynn worked 6 1/3 innings and added a rare run-scoring double at the plate as the St. Louis Cardinals cooled off the Pittsburgh Pirates 4-0 on Saturday night. Lynn (8-6) allowed eight hits and struck out three without issuing a walk to win his second straight ...
Rum Bunter Jul 15, 2017

A Look at Josh Bell’s Numbers for the 2017 Season

The Pittsburgh Pirates enjoyed a huge win last night over the Cardinals.  Josh Bell was the key player in the game, hitting his first career walk-off home run. Let’s do some analysis on his stats so far. Back in 2011, the Pittsburgh Pirates invested a second round draft pick in a Texas high school outfielder […] A Look at Josh Bell’s Numbers for the 2017 Season - Rum Bunter - Rum Bunter - A Pittsburgh Pirates Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Viva El Birdos Jul 15, 2017
Piscotty to DL, Sierra recalled, Pirates v Cardinals lineup, Game Thread, 7/15

Piscotty to DL, Sierra recalled, Pirates v Cardinals lineup, Game Thread, 7/15

Game Thread Stephen Piscotty's groin injury is serious to warrant a stint on the disabled list. Magneuris Sierra is getting called back up, but is not in the lineup today. Today's Lineups ST. LOUIS CARDINALS PITTSBURGH PIRATES Matt Carpenter - 2B Adam Frazier - LF Tommy Pham - LF Josh Harrison - 2B Dexter Fowler - CF Andrew McCutchen - CF Jedd Gyorko - 3B Josh Bell - 1B Yadier Molina - C David Freese - 3B Luke Voit - 1B Gregory Polanco - RF Paul DeJong - SS Francisco Cervelli - C Jose Martinez - RF Jordy Mercer - SS Lance Lynn - RHP Jameson Taillon - RHP
Beaver County Times Jul 15, 2017
Adam Frazier's swing seems fixed, but he'll soon have fewer opportunities to use it

Adam Frazier's swing seems fixed, but he'll soon have fewer opportunities to use it

In the Pirates first game after the All-Star break, Frazier went 3 for 5 against the Cardinals. But Starling Marte's return means Frazier will be on the outside looking in for a starting spot.

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