It’s been a tough year for the Pittsburgh Pirates. And really, outside of a couple of months in the middle of the season, it’s been a difficult year for Andrew McCutchen. Entering a season fresh off countless trade rumors, the star outfielder struggled out of the gate, hit his stride in June and July, and has been sluggish as the end of the season nears.
But tonight, McCutchen reminded us all just how much of an offensive force he can be, delivering two homeruns, including his first career grand slam, as the Pirates routed the Baltimore Orioles 10-1 at PNC Park.
McCutchen went 4-4 with two homeruns, a double, eight RBIs, and four runs scored. His RBI double in the first scored Starling Marte to give the Pirates the early lead...Read More