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Pirates vs. Reds: Tale of the tape

When the Pirates and Reds meet at PNC Field Tuesday night for the National League Wild Card Game, it will be the 20th meeting between the two clubs this season.

Here's how each team has fared in the previous 19 head-to-head matchups:

  Pirates Reds
Wins 11 8
Runs 73 71
Average .242 .231
On-base percentage .321 .320
Slugging percentage .408 .357
Home runs 27 18
Stolen bases 10 9
Caught stealing 6 9
Hits 156 149
Extra-base hits 50 44
ERA 3.25 3.52
WHIP 1.27 1.25
Strikeouts per nine innings 8.0 8.2
Strikeout to walk ratio 2.11 2.61
Saves 7 5

Tags: Cincinnati Reds , Pittsburgh Pirates

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