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The Brewers' Orlando Arcia celebrates his 15th-inning RBI Friday night at Miller Park. - AP

MILWAUKEE -- "We'll keep fighting. We have to."

That was Gregory Polanco. I could barely hear him. Minutes earlier, five-plus hours into a game at Miller Park, he and Elias Diaz had been celebrating what should have been the winning runs in the 15th inning.

That's runs, plural.

The Pirates lost to the Brewers, 7-6.

After overcoming a four-run deficit on their starter's first 14 pitches.

After tying the score in the ninth inning down to their final strike.

After every available inning was squeezed from a short-handed bullpen in the fantastic form of 10 scoreless innings.

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