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PITTSBURGH (AP) Former Pittsburgh Pirates reliever Kent Tekulve is recovering from heart transplant surgery.
Allegheny General Hospital said Tuesday the 67-year-old Tekulve was discharged Friday after the Sept. 5 operation. Tekulve works for Root Sports Pittsburgh, regularly appearing on studio shows before and after Pirates games.
The Pittsburgh Tribune-Review first reported the surgery in an interview with Tekulve on Monday night.