Pirates’ Morton leaves start against Cards

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Updated: September 8, 2013

St. Louis, MO (Sports Network) – Pittsburgh Pirates starting pitcher Charlie
Morton left Sunday’s 9-2 loss to the St. Louis Cardinals with discomfort in
his left foot.

Morton record just five outs, allowing five runs on six hits and two walks.

The right-hander will undergo treatment and further evaluation in the next few
days.

Morton had gone 4-0 with a 1.74 ERA in his previous six outings.