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The Dodgers leaped out of the cellar, and Pittsburgh had an exciting week of play

Strong factor inthe surprise climb of the Pittsburgh Pirates to second place in the NationalLeague has been the pitching of two big 24-year-old rookie righthanders. GeorgeWitt (left) has the lowest earned run average in the league, while Curt Raydonranks in the top 10. The two have a combined record of 12 wins and 5losses.

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