After two very competitive games to kick off this weekend’s series, the Pittsburgh Pirates and Washington Nationals took the field today looking to earn a much-needed victory early in the season. As has been the case all weekend, this game went back and forth, and today, the Bucs scored the last run of the game to take the 4-3 win on the road.
Today’s game featured an enticing pitching matchup, as Jameson Taillon took the mound for Pittsburgh against Max Scherzer for Washington. Both pitchers struggled early but settled in and turned in quality starts. Taillon gave up three runs on seven hits in six innings, while Scherzer gave up three runs on seven hits in eight innings.
The Pirates scored a pair of runs in the very first inning. Red-hot Josh Bell doubled home Adam Frazier fo...Read More