|Liriano leaves in 4th with discomfort in left side|
|Written by Admin|
|Tuesday, 10 June 2014 15:03|
Liriano bent over and held his back after throwing a pitch to Chicago Cubs first baseman Anthony Rizzo. Liriano stretched his back and threw a few warmup pitchers while manager Clint Hurdle and athletic trainers looked on. Liriano then shook his head and left the mound.
After leading the Pirates with 16 wins last season, Liriano has struggled this year. He was 1-6 with a 4.54 in 13 starts coming into Tuesday's game.