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Jonathon Niese

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Liriano Strikes Out 9 In Debut As Pirates Beat Mets, 11-2

NEW YORK (AP) — Francisco Liriano struck out nine and pitched into the sixth inning to win his debut with Pittsburgh and help the Pirates beat the New York Mets 11-1 on Saturday.


Charlie Morton

Pirates Fall To Mets, 3-1

Jonathon Niese allowed one run in 7 2-3 innings, ending a six-start winless streak and helping the New York Mets beat the Pittsburgh Pirates 3-1 Wednesday for their third victory four games.