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Christopher Horner | Tribune-Review - Pirates manager Clint Hurdle talks with pitcher A.J. Burnett during a game against the Phillies on Monday, March 4, 2013, at McKechnie Field in Bradenton, Fla.
<div style='float:right;width:100%;' align='right'><em> Christopher Horner | Tribune-Review</em></div>Pirates manager Clint Hurdle talks with pitcher A.J. Burnett during a game against the Phillies on Monday, March 4, 2013, at McKechnie Field in Bradenton, Fla.
Christopher Horner | Tribune-Review - Pirates right fielder Travis Snider doubles against the Phillies on Monday, March 4, 2013, at McKechnie Field in Bradenton, Fla.
<div style='float:right;width:100%;' align='right'><em>  Christopher Horner | Tribune-Review</em></div>Pirates right fielder Travis Snider doubles against the Phillies on Monday, March 4, 2013, at McKechnie Field in Bradenton, Fla.
Christopher Horner | Tribune-Review - Pirates pitcher A.J. Burnett delivers against the Phillies on Monday, March 4, 2013, at McKechnie Field in Bradenton, Fla.
<div style='float:right;width:100%;' align='right'><em>  Christopher Horner | Tribune-Review</em></div>Pirates pitcher A.J. Burnett delivers against the Phillies on Monday, March 4, 2013, at McKechnie Field in Bradenton, Fla.
Christopher Horner | Tribune-Review - Pirates catcher Michael McKenry collides with the Phillies' Cesar Hernandez on a double play Monday, March 4, 2013, at McKechnie Field in Bradenton, Fla.
<div style='float:right;width:100%;' align='right'><em> Christopher Horner | Tribune-Review</em></div>Pirates catcher Michael McKenry collides with the Phillies' Cesar Hernandez on a double play Monday, March 4, 2013, at McKechnie Field in Bradenton, Fla.
Christopher Horner | Tribune-Review - Pirates pitcher Wandy Rodriguez delivers against the Phillies on Monday, March 4, 2013, at McKechnie Field in Bradenton, Fla.
<div style='float:right;width:100%;' align='right'><em>  Christopher Horner | Tribune-Review</em></div>Pirates pitcher Wandy Rodriguez delivers against the Phillies on Monday, March 4, 2013, at McKechnie Field in Bradenton, Fla.
Christopher Horner | Tribune-Review - Pirates pitcher A.J. Burnett reacts after giving up a bases-loaded walk against the Phillies on Monday, March 4, 2013, at McKechnie Field in Bradenton, Fla.
<div style='float:right;width:100%;' align='right'><em> Christopher Horner | Tribune-Review</em></div>Pirates pitcher A.J. Burnett reacts after giving up a bases-loaded walk against the Phillies on Monday, March 4, 2013, at McKechnie Field in Bradenton, Fla.
Christopher Horner | Tribune-Review - Pirates pitcher Wandy Rodriguez delivers against the Phillies on Monday, March 4, 2013, at McKechnie Field in Bradenton, Fla.
<div style='float:right;width:100%;' align='right'><em>  Christopher Horner | Tribune-Review</em></div>Pirates pitcher Wandy Rodriguez delivers against the Phillies on Monday, March 4, 2013, at McKechnie Field in Bradenton, Fla.
Christopher Horner | Tribune-Review - Pirates manager Clint Hurdle talks with pitcher A.J. Burnett during a game against the Phillies on Monday, March 4, 2013, at McKechnie Field in Bradenton, Fla.
<div style='float:right;width:100%;' align='right'><em>  Christopher Horner | Tribune-Review</em></div>Pirates manager Clint Hurdle talks with pitcher A.J. Burnett during a game against the Phillies on Monday, March 4, 2013, at McKechnie Field in Bradenton, Fla.
Christopher Horner | Tribune-Review - Pirates right fielder Brad Hawpe makes a running catch at the wall against the Phillies on Monday, March 4, 2013, at McKechnie Field in Bradenton, Fla.
<div style='float:right;width:100%;' align='right'><em> Christopher Horner | Tribune-Review</em></div>Pirates right fielder Brad Hawpe makes a running catch at the wall against the Phillies on Monday, March 4, 2013, at McKechnie Field in Bradenton, Fla.

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By Dejan Kovacevic
Monday, March 4, 2013, 8:12 p.m.
 

TUESDAY's game

SPAIN at PIRATES, 1:05 p.m.

McKechnie Field,

Bradenton, Fla.

Radio: MLB.com

Pirates starter: RHP Gerrit Cole

Spain starter: RHPYoanner Negrin

MONDAY's result

PHILLIES 5, PIRATES 0

Pirates starter: A.J. Burnett 1.1 IP, 4 H, 4 ER, 2 BB, 2 SO, 1 HBP

Phillies starter: John Lannan 3 IP, 1 H, 0 ER, 2 BB, 0 SO

Talkin' ‘bout practice: Travis Snider “doubled” in the first on a sharp grounder that Phillies 1B Ryan Howard let pass without budging. Score that one “defensive indifference.”

Near no-no: Good thing Snider got that hit. The Pirates didn't have another the rest of the game.

Stock up: LHP Kris Johnson, a winter-ball standout in the Dominican, relieved Burnett in a pinch with 1 23 scoreless innings and two strikeouts.

Stock down: Michael McKenry sailed a throw into center when trying to catch a runner stealing, leading to an unearned Philadelphia run in the fourth. He also was charged with a passed ball.

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MONday's box score

Phillies 5, Pirates 0

Philadelphia Pirates

ab r h bi ab r h bi

Revere cf 3 1 2 1 S.Marte lf 3 0 0 0

E.Inciarte cf 1 0 0 0 Ford lf 1 0 0 0

Mi.Young 3b 4 0 2 2 Presley cf 2 0 0 0

M.Martinez 3b 1 0 0 0 Pie cf 0 0 0 0

Utley 2b 2 0 0 1 Snider rf 2 0 1 0

C.Hernandez 2b 2 0 1 0 Hawpe rf 1 0 0 0

Howard 1b 3 0 0 0 G.Sanchez 1b 2 0 0 0

Fields 1b 2 0 0 0 C.Robinson 1b 1 0 0 0

Ruf lf 2 1 0 0 R.Martin dh 2 0 0 0

D.Brown rf 3 1 1 0 McKenry c 1 0 0 0

Mather rf 1 0 0 0 C.Paulino c 1 0 0 0

Mayberry dh 4 0 1 0 Goedert 3b 2 0 0 0

Y.Betancourt ss 3 1 2 0 J.Harrison 3b 1 0 0 0

Quintero c 2 1 0 1 Mercer 2b 1 0 0 0

Joseph c 1 0 0 0 A.Hernandez 2b 1 0 0 0

C.d'Arnaud ss 2 0 0 0

De Jesus ss 1 0 0 0

Totals 34 5 9 5 Totals 24 0 1 0

Philadelphia 040 100 000 — 5

Pirates 000 000 000 — 0

E—W.Rodriguez (1), McKenry (1). DP—Philadelphia 2, Pirates 4. LOB—Philadelphia 9, Pirates 1. 2B—Snider (2). SB—Revere (3). CS—Pie (1).

Philadelphia IP H R ER BB SO

Lannan W,1-0 3 1 0 0 2 0

Mi.Adams 1 0 0 0 0 1

A.Morgan 3 0 0 0 2 2

Valdes 2 0 0 0 0 2

Pirates IP H R ER BB SO

A.J.Burnett L,0-2 1 13 4 4 4 2 2

K.Johnson 1 23 1 0 0 1 3

W.Rodriguez 3 2 1 0 1 3

D.Welker 1 1 0 0 1 0

V.Black 1 0 0 0 0 1

H.Strickland 1 1 0 0 0 0

HBP—by A.J.Burnett (Ruf), by W.Rodriguez (Ruf). PB—McKenry. Umpires—Home, David Soucy; First, John Hirschbeck; Second, Will Little; Third, Wally Bell. T—2:51. A—6,281 (6,562).

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