One of the traits of the 2017 Pittsburgh Pirates was their struggles against the teams in the N.L. Central division. So far this season, among the many inconsistencies in all facets of the game, the Pirates have played very well against their division. The Bucs looked to continue that trend tonight, as they took the field for the first game of their weekend series against the Milwaukee Brewers.
Tonight, the winning trend continued for Pittsburgh, as they built an early lead and held on late to claim a 6-4 victory.
Nick Kingham made his second career start tonight, taking the mound at Miller Park, a place that has historically been a nightmare for Pirates pitchers. He battled his way through 5.1 innings, giving up four runs on six hits with seven strikeouts and a walk...Read More