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Phillies hitless in last 5 innings, beaten by Bucs

Philadelphia Phillies' Jerome Williams pitches during the first inning of a baseball game against the Pittsburgh Pirates, Wednesday, Sept. 10, 2014, in Philadelphia. (AP Photo/Matt Slocum)

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Once the Philadelphia bats went silent, the Phillies were doomed.

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McCutchen hits inside-the-park HR, Bucs top Phils

Pittsburgh Pirates' Andrew McCutchen, left, follows through after hitting a single off Philadelphia Phillies starting pitcher Jerome Williams during the first inning of a baseball game, Wednesday, Sept. 10, 2014, in Philadelphia. At right is catcher Wil Nieves. Pittsburgh won 6-3. (AP Photo/Matt Slocum)

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Andrew McCutchen hit the first inside-the-park home run of his career and the Pittsburgh Pirates protected their lead in the NL wild-card race, beating the Philadelphia Phillies 6-3 Wednesday night.

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This Date In Baseball

1912 — Eddie Collins set a major league record with six stolen bases for the Philadelphia Athletics in a 9-7 win over the Detroit Tigers. Collins stole six more in a game on Sept. 22.

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