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• Catcher Chris Stewart (right-knee surgery) began a rehab stint with Class A Advanced Bradenton on Sunday.

Gerrit Cole said catcher Russell Martin's play on Peter Bourjos' bunt in Friday night's game "blew me away," and Pirates manager Clint Hurdle described it as "borderline Cirque de Soleil."

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• Catcher Chris Stewart (right-knee surgery) began a rehab stint with Class A Advanced Bradenton on Sunday.

Gerrit Cole said catcher Russell Martin's play on Peter Bourjos' bunt in Friday night's game "blew me away," and Pirates manager Clint Hurdle described it as "borderline Cirque de Soleil."

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Cardinals manager Mike Matheny, a former catcher, was equally impressed, calling it "one of the better bunt defensive plays I've seen."

Tom Singer is a reporter for MLB.com and writes an MLBlog Change for a Nickel. He can also be found on Twitter @Tom_Singer.

 

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