Well, the Pittsburgh Pirates did it again tonight. After falling behind 5-1 in the fifth inning, the Bucs responded with six unanswered runs to defeat the St. Louis Cardinals 7-5 at Busch Stadium.
The Pirates took the lead in the top of the first on a solo homerun by David Freese. Aledmys Diaz hit a two out solo homerun in the bottom of the third to tie the game, 1-1.
The fourth inning appeared to change the tide in this game. After the Pirates stranded two runners in the top of the frame, the Cards scored four runs off Jeff Locke. Jedd Gyorko and Greg Garcia hit RBI singles, and Jaime Garcia’s sacrifice fly scored the inning’s third run. Then Kolten Wong reached on a bunt single, allowing Gyorko to score. Finally, an RBI by Diaz scored Garcia, and St...Read More