Mother Nature has a mind of her own and she struck in the latter parts of tonight’s finale between the Pittsburgh Pirates and Chicago Cubs. With the start time moved up thirty minutes because of impending weather, any type of run production could prove very important. That sure was the case tonight as two runs by Chicago in the bottom of the seventh proved to be all they would need before a rain delay occurred in the top of the eighth.
Joe Musgrove was on the mound for Pittsburgh tonight and he was very good during his time on the bump. He would throw 6.1 innings allowing two runs, one earned, on four hits with six strikeouts and two walks. The first run came when Daniel Descalso hit a single to left center field that scored Jason Heyward from second base...Read More