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Pirates Fall To St. Louis, 8-4

A three-run homer in the eighth inning sealed the Pirates’ fate in their 8-4 loss to the St. Louis Cardinals on Thursday night. Charlie Morton (9-7) lasted just four and 1-3 innings, giving up nine hits and five runs, raising his ERA to 3.63.