New York, NY (Sports Network) - Pittsburgh Pirates center fielder Andrew
McCutchen was named National League Player of the Week for the period ending
McCutchen, who has been named an All-Star for two straight years, batted .517
with three homers, nine RBI and 11 runs scored during the week, helping the
Pirates to six victories and into first place in the NL Central.
McCutchen capped off his week by homering twice and knocking in four runs
during Pittsburgh's 13-2 rout of the San Francisco Giants.
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