Bigger role for Watson in Pittsburgh? 

July, 7, 2014
Jul 7
10:44
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The slow start to the season is now a fading memory for the Pittsburgh Pirates, who have won 12 of 15 games after completing a weekend series sweep of the Philadelphia Phillies. But the Bucs are still 4 1/2 games out of first place in the National League Central and third in the wild card race, so another trip to the playoffs is far from a slam dunk.