The Pittsburgh Pirates took the field at PNC Park for final time on a Sunday this season. They were looking to win their series against the St. Louis Cardinals, a team that is still in the hunt for a playoff spot. Pittsburgh would use a couple home runs to put St. Louis away to win the game 4-1.
The Cardinals would jump out to a 1-0 lead in the third inning when Matt Carpenter hit a solo home run off of Jameson Taillon. Taillon would pitch five innings today allowing one run on four hits to go with one walk and six strikeouts. The Pirates would tie the game in their half of the third when Jose Osuna hit a sac fly to left that scored Chris Bostick.
The first of two longballs today for the Buccos would strike in the fifth inning when Starling Marte hit a two-run home run to left cent...Read More