The last memory of the Pittsburgh Pirates playing the San Francisco Giants at PNC Park is one that Pittsburgh fans would like to erase from their memory. While this series is not a playoff series, it could go a long way in shaping the National League postseason. Charlie Morton would lead the way as the Pirates won 4-0.
Morton was great out there on the bump tonight. He would pick up his eighth win of the season, while pitching 6.2 innings allowing four hits, while striking out eight and walking two. The only trouble he would get into would be when he loaded the bases with two outs in the seventh, which would lead to him being lifted from the game for Jared Hughes. Hughes then induced a line drive to right field to quiet the threat. He would then pitch the eighth, before Tony Wa...Read More