The weather for this first home stand of the season looks more like the final few weeks of the Pittsburgh Steelers season, rather than the opening week of the Pittsburgh Pirates. In their finale with the Minnesota Twins tonight snow and wind were present for the majority of the game, which had to make playing conditions extra tough. Pittsburgh looked to be in control of this game, but a big sixth inning from Minnesota gave the Pirates their first tally in the loss column.
The Buccos would jump on the board early when Josh Bell hit a two-run home run to deep center field in the bottom of the first. Their only other run would come in the fourth when Colin Moran hit a RBI single to right field that plated Corey Dickerson. Dickerson and Josh Harrison would pace the offense with two hit...Read More