Final Score: Phillies 11, Pirates 10. If you’re reading the log after the conclusion of the game, you’re going to want to start from the bottom and scroll to the top. I’ll provide a recap later tonight.
4:34: Ballgame.

4:33: MRI already back on Freddy. No tear, just a sprain. Day to day.

4:30: Eldred hit the top of the batter's eye. "That was a bomb," says Walk. The wind is actually blowing in from center today. Greg Brown is beside himself. Big Country has hit a homer in every game he's played this spring. Walk is telling Greg how Eldred can't make it as a bench player in the bigs, that he'll rely on being in a groove to have any amount of success. Nonetheless, it's 11-10 and everyone will be talking about the big man.

4:26: Down two headed to the bottom half. If you're ...

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Randy is currently living and thriving in suburban Dayton, OH with his wife and two kids. He was raised in Cincinnati, OH and attended Anderson High School. He went to Miami University (Ohio) and received a degree in Paper Science Engineering from MU. He is a devout Christian and a pop culture buff. He coaches his son’s baseball and basketball teams and his daughters softball and basketball teams. Randy has been a Pirates fan since the late 1970s and has fond memories of the 1979 World Series team. He began blogging for Most Valuable Network in 5/2004 after stumbling across a help-wanted sign for a Pirates blogger. He wrote for Pittsburgh Lumber Co. until the site merged with Pirates Prospects in 2/2011.