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Andrew McCutchen    OF   Pittsburgh Pirates
McCutchen went 1-for-3 with an RBI double, a walk and a run in Tuesday's 7-1 win over the Astros.

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Matt Joyce    OF   Pittsburgh Pirates
Joyce went 2-for-4 with an RBI double and two runs in Tuesday's 7-1 win over the Astros.

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Gregory Polanco    OF   Pittsburgh Pirates
Polanco went 3-for-4 with two homers, three runs and three RBI in Tuesday's 7-1 win over the Astros.

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Ivan Nova    P   Pittsburgh Pirates
Nova (3-0) held the Astros to just one run on six hits and a walk while striking out six in a complete-game gem Tuesday.

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Starling Marte    OF   Pittsburgh Pirates
Marte is out of the lineup for Tuesday's game against Houston.

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Tyler Glasnow    P   Pittsburgh Pirates
Glasnow (shoulder) threw three scoreless innings for Double-A Altoona on Monday, allowing two hits and three walks while striking out six. "Everything felt good tonight," Glasnow told Pirates Prospects. "I just went out there like normal, and the arm felt fine."

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Starling Marte    OF   Pittsburgh Pirates
Marte has already tied his career high in stolen bases (41) through 114 games, though he's hit only seven homers in 473 plate appearances.

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Andrew McCutchen    OF   Pittsburgh Pirates
McCutchen, who went 0-for-4 against the Astros on Monday, has just two hits in his last 16 at-bats.

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Neftali Feliz    P   Pittsburgh Pirates
Feliz gave up a solo homer to Alex Bregman in his lone inning of work against the Astros on Monday.

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Jameson Taillon    P   Pittsburgh Pirates
Taillon (3-3) was a tough-luck loser Monday, holding the Astros to two runs in his eight innings. He gave up four hits, walked one and struck out eight.

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David Freese    3B   Pittsburgh Pirates
Freese agreed to a two-year contract extension, which includes a club option for 2019, with the Pirates on Monday.

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John Jaso    1B   Pittsburgh Pirates
Jaso is not in the lineup Monday for the second day in a row.

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Josh Bell    1B   Pittsburgh Pirates
Bell went 1-for-3 with an RBI in Sunday's loss to the Marlins.

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Ryan Vogelsong    P   Pittsburgh Pirates
Vogelsong (2-3) allowed three runs (one earned) on three hits and two walks over six innings while striking out five in Sunday's loss to the Marlins.

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Josh Harrison    2B   Pittsburgh Pirates
Harrison went 3-for-4 with an RBI single and double in Saturday's 3-1 loss to the Marlins.

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Chad Kuhl    P   Pittsburgh Pirates
Kuhl (3-1) took his first loss despite firing a quality start Saturday versus the Marlins, giving up three runs (two earned) on five hits over six innings. He did not issue a walk or record a strikeout.

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Sean Rodriguez    1B   Pittsburgh Pirates
Rodriguez (hamstring) is in the lineup Sunday against the Marlins.

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Jordy Mercer    SS   Pittsburgh Pirates
Mercer is out of Sunday's lineup against the Marlins.

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Francisco Cervelli    C   Pittsburgh Pirates
Cervelli is out of Sunday's lineup against Miami.

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John Jaso    1B   Pittsburgh Pirates
Jaso is out of the lineup Sunday against the Marlins.

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Tyler Glasnow    P   Pittsburgh Pirates
Glasnow (shoulder) will make a rehab start at Double-A Altoona on Monday, Bill Brink of the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette reports.

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Josh Bell    1B   Pittsburgh Pirates
Bell will make his first big league start at first base Sunday against the Marlins, the Pittsburgh Tribune-Review reports.

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Josh Bell    1B   Pittsburgh Pirates
Bell was recalled by the Pirates on Saturday, the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette's Bill Brink reports.

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Jung Ho Kang    3B   Pittsburgh Pirates
Kang was placed on the 15-day DL on Saturday because of a left shoulder injury he suffered when sliding into second base Friday night, the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette's Bill Brink reports. He is expected to miss 2-4 weeks.

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Tyler Glasnow    P   Pittsburgh Pirates
Glasnow (shoulder) will head out on a rehab assignment after successfully making it through Friday's side session, the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette's Bill Brink reports.

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Jung Ho Kang    3B   Pittsburgh Pirates
Kang is not in the lineup for Saturday's game against the Marlins.

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David Freese    3B   Pittsburgh Pirates
Freese went 1-for-4 with a two-run homer in Friday's 6-5 loss to the Marlins.

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Starling Marte    OF   Pittsburgh Pirates
Marte went 3-for-4 with a run-scoring double in Friday's 6-5 loss to the Marlins

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Francisco Cervelli    C   Pittsburgh Pirates
Cervelli went 1-for-3 with a walk Friday, extending his batting streak to five games (8-for-17).

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Jung Ho Kang    3B   Pittsburgh Pirates
Kang went 2-for-4 with his third stolen base Friday against the Marlins.

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Gerrit Cole    P   Pittsburgh Pirates
Cole didn't factor into the decision Friday against the Marlins, giving up three earned runs on 12 hits and three walks over 6.2 innings in a 6-5 loss. He struck out five.

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John Jaso    1B   Pittsburgh Pirates
Jaso is not in the lineup for Friday's game against the Marlins.

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Tony Watson    P   Pittsburgh Pirates
Although Watson has converted seven of eight save opportunities since taking over the closing duties in Pittsburgh, he has struggled with his control.

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Andrew McCutchen    OF   Pittsburgh Pirates
Although McCutchen sports a .472 on-base percentage and 12:8 BB:K since the Pirates benched him in the beginning of August, he doesn't believe the time off helped him. "I will forever tell you that (those) three days had nothing to do with what I'm doing," McCutchen told the Pittsburgh Tribune-Review. "I would've done this regardless. I might have five more hits in three games. Instead of hitting .240, I could be hitting .260."

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Andrew McCutchen    OF   Pittsburgh Pirates
McCutchen went 2-for-4 with a two-run home run as part of a six-run sixth inning that helped the Pirates to a 6-5 win over the Giants.

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Tony Watson    P   Pittsburgh Pirates
Watson allowed a run on two hits and walk in the ninth inning Wednesday, but held on to earn his seventh save of the season

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Ivan Nova    P   Pittsburgh Pirates
Nova lasted just four innings Wednesday, allowing four runs on six hits while striking out five and earning a no-decision.

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Kevin Newman    SS   Pittsburgh Pirates
Newman, 23, is hitting .307/.373/.391 with one home run and five steals in 179 at-bats with Double-A Altoona.

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Tyler Glasnow    P   Pittsburgh Pirates
Glasnow (shoulder) threw a bullpen session Tuesday without issue, MLB.com's Adam Berry reports.

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Jung Ho Kang    3B   Pittsburgh Pirates
Kang is out of the lineup Wednesday against the Giants.

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Francisco Cervelli    C   Pittsburgh Pirates
Cervelli is out of the lineup Wednesday against the Giants.

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