After beating the Milwaukee Brewers by a score of 2-1 earlier this afternoon, the Pittsburgh Pirates took the field today in the second game of today’s doubleheader looking to win their fourth straight game against their N.L. Central division rivals. And once again, the theme of the game was solid pitching and homeruns, as the Pirates beat the Brewers 6-2 to finish the doubleheader sweep.
Clay Holmes started for Pittsburgh and was solid, giving up four hits and two walks with six strikeouts in six innings. Tyler Glasnow, Michael Feliz, and Felipe Vazquez pitched out of the bullpen. Feliz was charged with the two runs, while Vazquez earned his 23rd save of the season and second save of the day.
A solo homerun by Max Moroff in the third inning put the Bucs on the board, 1-0. David ...Read More