After an extensive rain delay, the San Francisco Giants and Pittsburgh Pirates took the field at PNC Park for the second game of their three game weekend series. While Friday’s game was a lopsided victory for Pittsburgh, tonight’s matchup was much more competitive. It was a back and forth game throughout the evening, but the Pirates scored the winning run in the bottom of the eighth on a hit-by-pitch to beat the Giants 6-5 for their fifth straight win.
Chad Kuhl started for Pittsburgh tonight, battling his way through six innings of work. He gave up three runs on six hits with six strikeouts and four walks.
The Pirates took the lead in the first inning. After Gregory Polanco drew a walk and Starling Marte singled, Josh Bell hit a sacrifice fly to center field to score the game’...Read More