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Cole and Pendergrass, tonight at 7.
Locke and Pelfrey tonight.
Bucs are just 3.5 games back in the Wild Card race.
Liriano spotted his former teammates a seven run lead, but the PBC have fought back and now trail 8-2 in the fourth.
Burnett and Arrieta, scoreless after four. Citizen Kang gets the start at short.
Cole and the PBC lost 4-1 to Lester and the Cubs today. Bucs are 17-20.
Bucs are down 10-6 in the 8th. JHay just went yard.
The Harangutan is befuddling the PBC, who trail 4-0 in the 8th.
Still tucked in.
Liriano and Hamels tonight as the PBC try to win their 5th straight.
Sean Rodriquez is batting second and playing 1B.
Burnett got the bunt down without incident, Bucs win. Cutch and J-Hay went yard.
Cole takes on Jerome Williams and the hapless last-place Phillies.
Prepare to untuck.
Locke and Lyons, starting in a bit. Sean Rodriguez is starting in RF.
Bucs win a thriller 7-5. In case you missed it, Neil Walker and the new Dandy House guy pulled off the first 4-5-4 triple play in MLB history. Entertained.
Frank the Tank and Wacha, starting soon.
The PBC are one game back in the Wild Card race.
Burnett will try to shutout the Reds while the PBC tries to score a run vs. some hapless rookie kid.
Bucs are down 4-1 in the 7th and have just two hits. Still tucked in.
Bucs and Cards in extra innings again, with the Bucs leading 1 bunt to zero.
The Bucs outbunted the Cards 2-0 today. Let's just leave it at that.
The PBC will try to bunt a run in for Mr. Shaving Cream Pie tonight, as he faces off against the delicate Lance Lynn
Steelers pick 22nd tonight, as the PBC rests.
Gerrit Cole takes on George Hendrick, starts in a bit.