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Nationals Use Long Ball To Defeat Pirates, 7-4(93-7 The FAN) -- Bedard gave up three solo homers and Evan Meek, just called up from the minors, allowed three runs in one inning of relief as the Nationals beat the Pirates, 7-4.
Strasburg Dominates, Pirates Lose To Nationals, 4-2(93-7 The FAN) -- Washington starting pitcher Stephen Strasburg lived up to the hype Thursday night, striking out 13 Pirates batters in a 4-2 Nationals win.
Barajas Homer Wins Game For Pirates, 5-4Rod Barajas smacked a two-run homer of his own to left field with two outs in the ninth inning for a 5-4 Pirates win.
LaRoche, Young Become Free Agents After Clearing Waivers
Pirates Release Duke, LaRoche, Add 4 New PitchersThe Pittsburgh Pirates designate for assignment left-hander Zach Duke and infielders Andy LaRoche and Delwyn Young.