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PITTSBURGH, Pa. -- Josh Harrison broke camp with the Pirates out of spring training knowing that he was going to be limited to a bench role with the club. But the super utility man makes the most out of his opportunities when he is in the starting lineup. Harrison put up a 10 game hit streak --hitting .347 during that span -- from mid-May until the end of the month. While swinging the hot bat, Pirates Manager Clint Hurdle found ways to continue to plug him into the lineup.
"It's something that I’m still learning," Harrison said. "Every day I come in ready to play. If I’m not starting, I know I can be put in there to pinch run or double-switch, anything. Just trying to stay ready anyway I can and when I’m in there not try and do too much. Just try to help the team ...
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