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.769 The combined on-base percentage of Pirates catchers Russell Martin and Chris Stewart in the three-game series last weekend in Colorado.

"It hasn't cooled off for me by any means. ... There's a large poker game going. I think we are looking at a couple specific areas." -- Hurdle, assessing the trade market with three days to go to Thursday night's non-waiver Trade Deadline.

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