It took three games, but finally the Pittsburgh Pirates offense came out of hibernation in a big 14-6 victory over the Colorado Rockies in the finale of their three-game series. Pittsburgh would tally a total of four home runs today with three coming in the seventh inning. Colorado battled back in the sixth, but the Pirates bullpen shut the door over the final three frames.
The Buccos offense got things rolling in the first inning when Gregory Polanco hit a two-run homer to right center field. Melky Cabrera then drove in Josh Bell with a double down the left field line. The final run of the inning came when Cabrera scored on shallow single to right by Colin Moran.
Moran would strike again in the third with another RBI single, this one scoring Bell. Starting pitcher Jordan Lyles w...Read More