Sharpless Sharp in Futures Game

Pittsburgh Pirates Triple-A reliever Josh Sharpless came on to a nice ovation in the fifth inning of the All-Star Futures game on Sunday and pitched 1 1-3 perfect innings. The 25-year-old Pirates' prospect needed only two pitches to work the U.S. out of deep trouble in the fifth. Expertly using a cutting fastball, he added a perfect sixth in an 8-5 victory over the World

George Von Benko interviews Pirates pitching prospect Josh Sharpless.

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