Dario Agrazal and the Pittsburgh Pirates beat the Chicago Cubs on Wednesday night at PNC Park, officially eliminating them from playoff contention with a 4-2 win on the north shore.
Agrazal pitched well, self-proclaimed his best start of the season, giving up two runs on six hits in six innings of work. Francisco Liriano and Michael Feliz each pitched a scoreless inning, setting the table for Keone Kela, who earned his first save of the season.
The Cubs did take the early lead on a RBI single by Ian Happ in the second inning, scoring Willson Contreras. The Pirates responded with a pair of runs in the bottom of the fourth inning. Erik Gonzalez’s RBI double tied the game, and a single by Jake Elmore put them in front, 2-1.
Happ homered in the seventh to tie the game, but the Pirates ...Read More