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  1. Jim Souhan: Twins' Gibson looms as team's young aceRead the original story

    Thursday | The Miami Herald

    ... ERA this season to 0.93, but he did so while displaying dominating stuff. For perhaps the first time since Francisco Liriano lit up the American League in 2006, the Twins have a talented youngster doing a fair impersonation of an ace. The ...

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  2. Twins haven't been immune to wave of Tommy John elbow surgeriesRead the original story

    Monday Apr 14 | ArcaMax Publishing

    ... undergo Tommy John surgeries since 2004, ranking 20th among all teams: Grant Balfour, Scott Baker, Francisco Liriano, Joe Nathan and Pat Neshek. The Braves lead with 12, which includes Kris Medlen and Brandon Beachy this season. Organization-wise, ...

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  3. Carlos Gomez a go-getter in leadoff spotRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 11 | Milwaukee Journal-Sentinal

    ... favorable. Lucroy hit .250 with a double and two runs batted in over eight at-bats against Pirates starter Francisco Liriano in 2013. But with seven extra-base hits already - tied for the team lead - Lucroy made even more sense to Roenicke for ...

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  4. Ace on the moundRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 11 | Naugatuck Daily News

    ... of the previous 19 hurlers who pitched on opening day for the Rock Cats have reached the majors, including Francisco Liriano and Kyle Lohse. "Whether he makes this start in Double-A or in the big leagues, you know what you're going to get from him," ...

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  5. Detroit News MLB Power Rankings: Week 1Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 7 | The Detroit News

    ... not sure how long ace Clayton Kershaw will be out, but there lots of reinforcements. 4. Pirates: Starter Francisco Liriano is picking up right where he left off in 2013, with 14 K's in 12 innings. 5. Giants: They won it all in 2010 and 2012. It's ...

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  6. Pirates notebook: Francisco Liriano had the Cardinals' number in 2013Read the original story

    Friday Apr 4 | Post-gazette.com

    October remains fresh in Francisco Liriano's mind. He has quick recall of his postseason start against the St. Louis Cardinals.

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  7. Crasnick: Volquez could be Pirates' new rescueRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 6 | ESPN

    When Francisco Liriano's career had bottomed out, the Pittsburgh Pirates provided a safe haven for him to work his way back to prominence.

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  8. Pirates notebook: Francisco Liriano had the Cardinals' number in 2013Read the original story

    Friday Apr 4 | Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

    October remains fresh in Francisco Liriano's mind. He has quick recall of his postseason start against the St. Louis Cardinals.

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  9. Rock Cats Start Season With Their Own 'Baby Papi'Read the original story

    Wednesday Apr 2 | The Hartford Courant

    ... the majors: Luke French (2012), Jeff Manship (2007), Nick Blackburn (2006), Glen Perkins (2005) and Francisco Liriano (2004). "Putting [Dean] on the mound is a big honor for him and a big honor for us to have him out there," Smith said. "He's one of ...

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  10. Walker-off homer: Pirates 2B lifts team to 10-inning opener winRead the original story

    Monday Mar 31 | Bradenton.com

    ... of offensive struggles against Cubs starter Jeff Samardzija. The Pirates got what they hoped for from Francisco Liriano, who completed six scoreless innings. He allowed four hits, walked three and struck out 10. Liriano made the second opening-day ...

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  11. Calls upheld, overturned as replay debutsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 31 | ESPN

    ... was upheld. Pitcher Jeff Samardzija was attempting to bunt runners over from first and second but pitcher Francisco Liriano was able to get Nate Schierholtz out at third base. Pirates third baseman Pedro Alvarez then fired to first for the double ...

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  12. MLB Opening Day: Pirates Cubs Game NotesRead the original story

    Monday Mar 31 | Rum Bunter

    ... for you. We look for things that you might find interesting. The pitching matchup is Jeff Samardzija and Francisco Liriano. The Bucs lost to Samardzija and the Cubs 3-1 last season on Opening Day. Liriano made an Opening Day start for the Twins in ...

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  13. 10 Last-Minute Fantasy Baseball Lineup Tips for Week 1Read the original story

    Sunday Mar 30 | BleacherReport

    ... play to your strengths and your opponent's weaknesses. You don't want to go toe-to-toe with a heavyweight. Francisco Liriano will start in the Pittsburgh Pirates' opener against the Chicago Cubs Monday. He was 1-0 with a 2.12 ERA against the Cubs in ...

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  14. Hey, that guy used to be good! Is he still good or...not really?Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Mar 29 | Sporting News

    ... who's had success in the past -- and think, "Is that guy still good, or ... just hanging out?" Last year, Francisco Liriano , Bartolo Colon and John Lackey would've fallen into this category, so there are potential sleepers lurking among the ...

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  15. Francisco Liriano cleared for Opening Day startRead the original story

    Thursday Mar 27 | MSNBC

    Francisco Liriano 's groin injury put his Opening Day start in jeopardy, but Tom Singer of MLB.com reports that the Pirates left-hander "has been given the green light" to pitch Game 1 against the Cubs.

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  16. Marte records five of Pirates' 29 hits in 22-5 rout of Blue JaysRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 26 | Herald Star Online

    ... was thinking a lot about my arm," Rodriguez said. "Every time I throw, I feel good." Pirates: Left-hander Francisco Liriano (groin) will throw off a mound Wednesday in a simulated game. If the injury has not improved and he must start the season on ...

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  17. Pirates get 29 hits, trounce Blue Jays 22-5Read the original story

    Tuesday Mar 25 | O-R Online

    ... Rodriguez said. “Every time I throw, I feel good.” Trainer's room: Pirates: Left-hander Francisco Liriano (groin) will throw off a mound Wednesday in a simulated game. If the injury has not improved and he must start the season on the ...

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  18. Neal Huntington On Lambo Demotion: "Sometimes Guys Just Aren't Ready"Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 25 | CBS Local

    ... and the upgrade wasn't enough to warrant the acquisition cost." We also got updates from Huntington on Francisco Liriano's status for Opening Day which will be determined by a throwing session on Wednesday, expectations for Edinson Volquez's first ...

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  19. Pirates get 29 hits, pitcher Wandy Rodriguez homers in 22-5 rout of Blue JaysRead the original story

    Tuesday Mar 25 | Brandon Sun

    ... was thinking a lot about my arm," Rodriguez said. "Every time I throw, I feel good." Pirates: Left-hander Francisco Liriano (groin) will throw off a mound Wednesday in a simulated game. If the injury has not improved and he must start the season on ...

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  20. David Gonos: Fantasy baseball 2014 draft preview -- Comeback candidatesRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 19, 2014 | CNN

    ... setbacks only to find redemption with an unexpected return to success on the field. Mariano Rivera and Francisco Liriano proved that true once again last season, turning in performances that drew in fans across the baseball world and rewarded ...

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