It was a great weekend at PNC Park for the Pittsburgh Pirates, capping off their three game series with an 11-10 walk-off victory in the 11th inning over the San Diego Padres.
The win was the fourth in a row for the Bucs, who swept the Padres this weekend and took six of seven games on the season.
It was a wild game in the series finale this afternoon, as a total of 13 pitchers were used and 21 runs were scored. Steven Brault started for the Bucs, giving up three runs on six hits in five innings. Francisco Liriano, despite giving up three runs on three hits in his only inning of work, earned the victory.
After falling behind 1-0 in the very first inning, the Pirates responded with two runs in third on a single by Brault and a sacrifice fly by Bryan Reynolds.
The Padres took the lead ba...Read More