MLB Trade Rumors: Pittsburgh Pirates interested in Alex Rios, Alexei Ramirez
Pittsburgh resumes play on Friday with a 56-37 record, one game behind the St. Louis Cardinals in the NL Central. Pirates pitchers have surrendered the fewest runs in baseball, but their offense has scored the third fewest runs in the National League.
Rios has hit .270/.326/.429 with 11 homers and 19 stolen bases this season. The outfielder has been in a bit of a slump, hitting .258/.311/.338 in July. Ramirez will enter Friday hitting .286/.311/.358 with 20 stolen bases.
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