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In this Feb. 24, 2019 photo, Pittsburgh Pirates pitcher Nick Kingham throws during spring training baseball in Bradenton, Fla. After signing with the Korea Baseball Organization’s SK Wyverns in November, Kingham has found success on the other side of the world and will actually take the mound for the start of the KBO season on Tuesday. (Matt Freed/Pittsburgh Post-Gazette via AP)

Pittsburgh pitcher heads to mound in Korea league

May. 9, 2020 9:32 AM EDT

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Nick Kingham has enjoyed the consistency. The success hasn’t been too bad, either. A fourth-round pick by the Pirates in 2010, Kingham’s career as a starting pitcher never materialized in Pittsburgh, the right-hander being designated for assignment — and ultimately...