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Spring training breakdown: Pirates 6, Phillies 5

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SATURDAY's game

vs. Rays

1:05 p.m.

McKechnie Field, Bradenton, Fla.

Online: pirates.com

Rays starter: RHP Jake Odorizzi

Pirates starter: RHP Edinson Volquez

Friday, March 14, 2014, 6:42 p.m.
 

Phillies starter:RHP Jeff Manship

Pirates starter:RHP Brandon Cumpton

Big shot: Andrew McCutchen ripped his third homer of the spring in the first inning off of Phillies starter Jeff Manship.

Going the other way: Phillies' Ryan Howard lifted an opposite-field home run off of the Pirates' Jay Jackson in the sixth inning.

Dealing: Cumpton threw four innings and allowed two runs. He induced 10 groundouts against one fly out.

Stock down: Tony Sanchez had some throwing issues last season in Triple-A. He began Friday's game with a throwing error in the first inning.

Stock up:Travis Snider went 2 for 3 with a double, strengthening his case for the right-field job.

 

 

 
 


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