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National League East Preview Capsules

Mar. 30, 2022 21:12 PM EDT

Capsules of National League East teams, listed in order of finish last year: ___ ATLANTA BRAVES 2021: 88-73, first place, won World Series. Manager: Brian Snitker (seventh season). Opening Day: April 7 vs. Cincinnati. ...

Pirates' Bednar looks to build on his strong rookie season

Mar. 25, 2022 17:13 PM EDT

BRADENTON, Fla. (AP) — It would be hard to top David Bednar’s first season with the Pittsburgh Pirates. The right-handed relief pitcher had a sparkling 2.23 ERA in 61 games as a rookie in 2021. He also struck out 77 in 60 2/3 innings while allowing just 40 hits and 19 walks. ...