The Pittsburgh Pirates completed their three-game series sweep with a 9-1 win over the Mets Sunday.Andrew McCutchen went 2-for-3 with a home run, his second straight game he has hit a home run.
Liriano strikes out 12, Pirates sweep Mets
The Pittsburgh Pirates improved to 11-9 at PNC Park this season following a 8-2 win against the New York Mets on Saturday.A.J. Burnett allowed just one run and has allowed two runs or fewer in all nine of his starts this season.
The Pittsburgh Pirates will send Francisco Liriano (1-4, 4.15 ERA) to the mound against the New York Mets on Sunday afternoon.Liriano has a 1-0 record with 1.
Here are the lineups for Sunday's 1:35 p.m. ET series finale between the New York Mets and Pittsburgh Pirates at PNC Park.
Burnett sparkles as Pirates hand Mets, Harvey 8-2 loss
The Pittsburgh Pirates will start A.J. Burnett (3-1, 1.38 ERA) against Matt Harvey (5-1, 1.98 ERA) and the New York Mets on Saturday. Burnett’s 1.
The Pittsburgh Pirates were victorious for the second time in their last eight games following their 4-1 win over the New York Mets.Gerrit Cole struck out 10 batters in 8 1/3 innings and gave up the only run of the game.
Charlie Morton will rejoin the Pittsburgh Pirates' starting rotation Monday to make his season debut against the Miami Marlins.
The Mets (24-19) mustered little at the plate against former first overall pick Gerrit Cole as they lost 4-1 in the series opener.
Gerrit Cole struck out 10 over 8 1/3 dominant innings to outduel New York Mets rookie Noah Syndergaard and lift the Pittsburgh Pirates to a 4-1 win Friday.
The Pittsburgh Pirates will start Gerrit Cole (5-2, 2.40 ERA against Noah Syndergaard (1-1, 3.18 ERA) and the New York Mets on Friday. Cole is 0-2 with an 8.
Pittsburgh has lost six of its past seven games. Struggling offensively, the Pirates are 6-12 in May.
The Pittsburgh Pirates lost for the sixth time in seven games, falling to the Minnesota Twins 4-3 in 13 innings on Wednesday. It was the longest game ever played between the Twins and Pirates.
Mauer's homer lifts Twins to 4-3 win over Pirates in 13
The Pittsburgh Pirates with start Jeff Locke (2-2, 5.40 ERA) against Mike Pelfrey (3-1, 3.23 ERA) and the Minnesota Twins on Wednesday. Locke has pitched well at home recently, posting a 5-2 record with a 3.
On May 20, 2004, the Pittsburgh Pirates defeated the San Diego Padres 9-7 at PNC Park after trailing 6-0 in the first inning and 7-1 in the second inning.
Francisco Liriano lasted two innings, his shortest start of the season, and the Pittsburgh Pirates dropped their fifth out of six games, falling to the Minnesota Twins 8-5 on Tuesday.
Pittsburgh Pirates right-hander Charlie Morton made what was expected to be the last of his three rehab starts Tuesday night, pitching 6 1/3 innings for Triple-A Indianapolis.
The Kansas City Royals' Yordano Ventura had his best start of the season, while Bryce Harper and Ryan Zimmerman powered the Washington Nationals.
Twins use big 2nd inning to down Pirates 8-5
The Pittsburgh Pirates send Francisco Liriano (1-3, 2.96 ERA) to the mound against the Minnesota Twins on Tuesday night for his first start against them since 2012, when he was a member of the Chicago White Sox.
Dropped from the 40-man roster last October, outfielder Jose Tabata has been brought back to the major leagues by the Pittsburgh Pirates.
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