It happened again folks. Two nights after the Pittsburgh Pirates blew a three-run lead to lose on a walk off home run, they would lose again in similar fashion. No, they didn’t blow a lead, but a bottom of the ninth home run by the St. Louis Cardinals would send them to defeat. Tonight’s loss would be by the final of 3-2.
There was not much offense in this game with four of the five runs coming via the solo home run. Even with that, neither starting pitcher worked very deep into the game. Pittsburgh starter Chad Kuhl would work six innings allowing two runs on four hits with five strikeouts and two walks. St. Louis starter Luke Weaver only went five innings and gave up one run on four hits with four strikeouts.
The Cardinals got the scoring started when Marcell Ozuna hit a ...Read More