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Kevin Correia walked off the mound with two-outs in the seventh inning to a warm applause from the home crowd at PNC Park. The right-hander held the postseason bound Atlanta Braves to just one run in what is likely his final start as a Pittsburgh Pirate.
“I don’t think about any contract stuff or where I’m going to be at until after my last start,” Correia said after picking up the win. “It really doesn’t even feel like the season is going to be over in a couple days when you’re coming into today knowing you’re going to pitch. I’ll take a few weeks to kind of not think about baseball and then I’ll figure whatever’s going to happen out. It really doesn’t enter your mind when you’re pitching.”
After putting up zeros over his first three innings and holding Atlanta to just one hit over that span, the Braves were able to scratch across home plate in the fourth. Doubles did the damage against Corriea, whose second extra-base hit to left field by Ju