Pedro Alvarez homered in the 7th to tie the game and Neil Walker knocked in the winning run an inning later, as five Pirates pitchers limited the Diamondbacks to one run on six hits, and the Bucs beat the D-backs 2-1 on Wednesday afternoon.
he Pirates closed out their west coast road swing on Wednesday afternoon with a 2-1 victory over the Arizona Diamondbacks.
Chris Young had three hits including his team-best fifth home run and Joe Saunders pitched seven strong innings to help lead the Arizona Diamondbacks to a 5-1 victory over the Pittsburgh Pirates on Monday night.
The Pittsburgh Pirates offensive woes continued in a 5-1 loss to the Arizona Diamondbacks on Monday night.
Kevin Correia pitched six innings, allowing three hits and one run, and Neil Walker and Alex Presley each had two hits as the Pirates snapped a five-game losing skid with a 4-1 victory over the San Francisco Giants.
After both teams went down 1-2-3 in the first inning, the Pirates’ bats got on the board courtesy of Garrett Jones. The first-baseman blasted a solo home run over the
Max Talbot, Danny Briere and Matt Read each scored two goals and Jarmoir Jagr had three assists as the Flyers stormed past the crumbling Penguins 8-4 to take a commanding 3-0 lead in their opening round playoff series. James Neal and Jordan Staal each scored twice for Pittsburgh.
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There is a baseball player at Louisville who just completed the season with a 9-3 record, 117 strikeouts and a 1.77 ERA in 96.2 innings pitched. There’s also a player who batted .308 with four home runs and 34 RBI in 211 at bats.
Driving past the line of scrimmage and into the secondary at a listed 255 pounds—40 pounds heavier than the league-average running back—few players in NFL history redefined their position quite like Jerome Bettis.
The Pittsburgh Steelers have been notorious for having a top unit at the linebacker position year in and year out. Dating back to the days of Jack Lambert and Jack Ham, the Steelers have built their defensive foundation around the linebackers.