It was a very full and complete night of Pirates baseball!! The offense was explosive, the defense was jaw-dropping, and the pitching was exactly what the Bucs needed on a Wednesday night. The Pirates WIN 10-1 over Seattle. Andrew McCutchen homered and had 4 RBI while Jung Ho Kang broke out of his slump with a 4 RBI night as well. Gerrit Cole pitched a complete game tonight; allowing only a run on 3 hits with an amazingly low pitch count. (93 pitches). For Cole, this is his first complete game in the majors.
WP: Cole (6-6) LP: Paxton (3-5)
Pittsburgh (52-48) 3rd in NL Central Division; 2.5 GB of 2nd NL WC
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