I guess it is never too late to play exciting baseball and that is exactly what the Pittsburgh Pirates did tonight. After a so-so night by starter Steven Brault, the Pittsburgh bullpen and offense battled back to pick up a 4-3 victory. Anytime the Pirates can send the Chicago Cubs away with a defeat is good news to me.
Brault got the start tonight in place of Ivan Nova and had his work cut out for him. He would last five innings, giving up three runs on eight hits with two walks. Though the final stat line isn’t terrible, he was walking the tightrope quite a bit during that time. Brault had a great year in Indianapolis and will hopefully get a couple more starts at the Major League level this year.
Down 1-0 in the bottom of the second, the Buccos would collect two runs on a Jor...Read More