Found August 13, 2012 on Raise the Jolly Roger!:
Dodgers (62-53) at Pirates (64-50) 7:05 PM EST–PNC Park, Pittsburgh Here is the MLB.com Gameday TV: ROOT Sports This is a big week for the Pirates. Yes, they are chasing the Reds in the NL Central–and winning the division is, of course, the main goal for the regular season. But the next goal is to make the playoffs. The Bucs are currently in position for the second spot in the wild-card play-in game. They lead the Dodgers and Cardinals by 2.5 games for that spot. The Bucs play the Dodgers for four games this week, then hit the road to play the Cardinals this weekend. Los Angeles is one of just four NL teams (Padres, Mets, Cardinals) with a winning record against the Pirates this year, by virtue of a sweep in April. The Dodgers improved at the deadline, grabbing Hanley Ramirez and Shane Victorino. I think they’re the new favorite to win the West, but the Giants are currently in front by a game. LA has been pretty streaky for most of the season, and could be on the upswing lately now ...
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