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20-year-old Wilson pitches Braves past Pirates 1-0 in debut

Bryse Wilson was pitching for his high school team in Hillsborough, North Carolina, barely two years ago. Now, he's 1-0 in the major leagues.

Wilson worked five solid innings, becoming the third 20-year-old pitcher to start in his big league debut for Atlanta this season in the Braves' 1-0 victory over the Pittsburgh Pirates on Monday night.

"Never," Wilson said when asked if he could envision being in the major leagues so soon. "I thought I would move up one step at a time. I never expected this."

Wilson allowed three hits, struck out five and walked three as Atlanta increased its NL East lead to one game over idle Philadelphia while ending its...

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