The Pittsburgh Pirates returned to PNC Park tonight, after a successful 7-4 road trip, to begin a three-game series with the Colorado Rockies. Pittsburgh was looking to continue their quality play of late, but that would not be the case. Lack of offense, a key error, and a less than stellar start from Chris Archer sent the Buccos to a 5-0 loss.
It is no secret that with injuries to Jameson Taillon and Trevor Williams that Pittsburgh needs quality outings from their remaining starters if they hope to stay afloat this season. Archer was supposed to be a key member of the rotation, but has yet to show that in 2019. He would pitch five innings allowing four runs, three earned, giving up six hits to go along with three strikeouts and two walks.
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