The Pittsburgh Pirates have played very well against the Detroit Tigers in recent years. After last night’s extra inning victory, the Bucs had an opportunity to earn a two game series sweep to wrap up a long road trip. For the second straight night, the Pirates and Tigers battled back and forth deep into the game…and once again, the Bucs came up with the big hit in the 10th, winning by a 3-2 score.
The offenses were tested tonight, as both starting pitching were solid. Trevor Williams took the mound for Pittsburgh, giving up two runs on six hits in six innings. His mount opponent, Spencer Turnbull, gave up just one run (unearned) on two hits in six innings.
Pittsburgh scored the game’s first run in the top of the fourth inning, when Jung Ho Kang reached on a fielding error, a...Read More