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Probable Pitchers

Pittsburgh Pirates @ Atlanta Braves

, Turner Field
Gerrit Cole, RHP
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    Gerrit Cole, last 3 starts
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    Gerrit Cole, regular season
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    Gerrit Cole, last 5 years vs. ATL
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Career stats

The Pirates' young Mr. September is 7-1 in nine career starts in the season's money month. He has five quality starts in his last six as he tries to run his win streak to four straight starts. His next win will also top his rookie total of 10.

Alex Wood, LHP
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    Alex Wood, last 3 starts
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    Alex Wood, regular season
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    Alex Wood, last 5 years vs. PIT
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Career stats

Wood has come on strong over the last two months, recording a quality start in each of his last 10 outings. Over that stretch, Wood has thrown the ball by batters more and has seen more groundouts than flyouts, resulting in fewer homers allowed.

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Pittsburgh Pirates @ Atlanta Braves

, Turner Field
Jeff Locke, LHP
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    Jeff Locke, last 3 starts
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    Jeff Locke, regular season
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    Jeff Locke, last 5 years vs. ATL
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Career stats

Last September's forgotten pitcher is making good use of his second stretch chance, with five second-half wins, compared to two last year that cost him his spot in the rotation. He won his only decision against Atlanta, his original team.

Julio Teheran, RHP
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    Julio Teheran, last 3 starts
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    Julio Teheran, regular season
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    Julio Teheran, last 5 years vs. PIT
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Career stats

Teheran will attempt to cap this season with a start similar to those that helped him gain his first All-Star selection. Since struggling in his first two August starts, he has posted a 2.18 ERA in his past seven starts.

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Pittsburgh Pirates @ Atlanta Braves

, Turner Field
Edinson Volquez, RHP
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    Edinson Volquez, last 3 starts
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    Edinson Volquez, regular season
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    Edinson Volquez, last 5 years vs. ATL
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Career stats

The Pirates' latest reclamation project has been sensational down the stretch, having gone 4-0 with a 0.59 ERA in his last nine starts. He has yielded only eight homers in his last 136 innings. He's 0-2 in his career at Turner Field.

To Be Announced

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Pittsburgh Pirates @ Cincinnati Reds

, Great American Ball Park
To Be Announced

Mike Leake, RHP
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    Mike Leake, last 3 starts
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    Mike Leake, regular season
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    Mike Leake, last 5 years vs. PIT
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Career stats

Leake will seek to end his season on a strong note as he hasn't pitched well lately. He has a 7.71 ERA over his four September starts while not lasting more than six innings in any of them.

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Pittsburgh Pirates @ Cincinnati Reds

, Great American Ball Park
To Be Announced

Alfredo Simon, RHP
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    Alfredo Simon, last 3 starts
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    Alfredo Simon, regular season
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    Alfredo Simon, last 5 years vs. PIT
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Career stats

Simon overcame a calf cramp and pitched a solid six innings for a victory on Sunday at St. Louis. He has three straight quality starts.

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