In the Dominican on Monday night, Gregory Polanco went 1-for-4 with a single, walk and RBI. He picked up the RBI on a 6th inning ground out with his team down 6-0 at the time. They came back to tie the score, but lost 7-6 in 11 innings. Polanco has now reached base in 22 of 23 games. Earlier in the day, Baseball America named Polanco their top prospect in the Pirates farm system.
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On the other side of that 7-6 game, Oscar Tejeda and Carlos Paulino each got some playing time. Tejeda started the game and went 2-for-4 with a walk and run scored before being replaced in left field on defense in the tenth inning. Paulino came into the game as a pinch-runner in the fourth inning for former Pirate Robinzon Diaz, who left after being hit by a...
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