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Pirates' Liriano removed in third inning

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ST. LOUIS (AP) -- Pittsburgh Pirates starter Francisco Liriano left the game in the third inning suffering from flu-like symptoms and dizziness after walking Cardinals pitcher Tyler Lyons and going to a 3-0 count on leadoff man Matt Carpenter.

Liriano, who is 0-3 in six starts, met with a trainer on the mound before leaving in a scoreless game Saturday.

Stolmy Pimentel threw ball four to Carpenter and the Cardinals loaded the bases on a two-out single by Matt Adams before Yadier Molina struck out on a full count.

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