The Pirates opened up the second half of their season with a 10-7 loss to the Brewers last night. James McDonald struggled, and the bullpen gave up the lead late. As the Bucs have done throughout this season, though, they once again responded from a trying effort with a 6-4 victory over the Brew-Crew tonight at PNC Park.
Casey McGehee, one day after going 0-5 with four strikeouts, responded phenomenally tonight with a 3-5 effort, including a homerun, two singles, and two RBI’s. Andrew McCutchen hammered his 20th homerun of the season, while Neil Walker extended his hitting streak to 14 straight games.
The Pirates didn’t get the lead until the seventh inning, but when they got it, they never let it go. Kevin Correia battled his way through six innings, giving up four runs (two e...Read More