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Liriano happy, confident for homecoming

BRADENTON, Fla. -- Francisco Liriano smiled when I mentioned the 2013 National League Wild Card game.

"That's one of the best games I remember in my career," he said. "It's a good memory."

Liriano etched his name into Pirates' lore that night at PNC Park. The left-hander held the Reds to one run in seven innings as the Pirates won in their first postseason game since 1992.

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