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34-21: The Pirates' record at PNC Park -- site of their next eight games -- the best home record in the National League.

"I may not be too big but, if you throw me the right pitch, I can hit 6-foot-4." - 5-foot-8 Josh Harrison, who in the last week has more extra-base hits (five homers, four doubles, one triple) than any other Major Leaguer.

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