37-50
2 - 3
46-41

Game Story

Edinson Volquez couldn't seem to find the strike zone in the first inning of his start against the Philadelphia Phillies, throwing 11 of his 16 pitches for balls. The rest of the way went smoothly with Volquez allowing a run over seven innings, and the Pittsburgh Pirates beat the Phillies 3-2...
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Phi 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 1 2 5 0
Pit 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 X 3 6 0

Scoring Summary

Bottom 1st: Pittsburgh
Andrew McCutchen homered to deep center, Grégory Polanco scored
PHI 0 - PIT 2
Bottom 2nd: Pittsburgh
Edinson Vólquez grounded out to shortstop, Pedro Álvarez scored, Jordy Mercer to third, Chris Stewart to second
PHI 0 - PIT 3
Top 4th: Philadelphia
Cody Asche homered to deep right
PHI 1 - PIT 3
Top 9th: Philadelphia
Marlon Byrd homered to deep right
PHI 2 - PIT 3

Pitching Details

Batting

Philadelphia

HITTERS
Hitter AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB AVG
Ben RevereCF 3 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 .290
Jimmy RollinsSS 3 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 .247
Chase Utley2B 3 0 1 0 0 1 1 0 0 .287
Ryan Howard1B 3 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 1 .231
Marlon ByrdRF 4 1 1 1 1 0 1 0 5 .264
Cody Asche3B 4 1 1 1 1 0 1 0 0 .243
Domonic BrownLF 4 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 .224
Cameron RuppC 3 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 .150
César HernándezPH 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .242
David BuchananP 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .000
John Mayberry Jr.PH 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .219
Ken GilesP 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
Antonio BastardoP 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
Totals 31 2 5 2 2 4 8 0 9
Batting
HR - M Byrd (17, 9th inning off M Melancon 0 on, 0 Out), C Asche (6, 4th inning off E Volquez 0 on, 0 Out)
RBI - M Byrd (50), C Asche (26)
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - M Byrd 3
GIDP - C Rupp
Team LOB - 6

Pittsburgh

HITTERS
Hitter AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB AVG
Grégory PolancoRF 4 1 1 0 0 0 1 0 2 .299
Starling MarteLF 4 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 3 .255
Andrew McCutchenCF 4 1 1 2 1 0 1 0 0 .322
Ike Davis1B 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .243
Gaby SánchezPH-1B 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .234
Josh Harrison2B-3B 4 0 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 .299
Pedro Álvarez3B 3 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .242
Neil Walker2B 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .272
Jordy MercerSS 2 0 2 0 0 1 0 0 0 .249
Chris StewartC 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 .235
Edinson VólquezP 2 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 1 .043
Travis SniderPH 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .224
Tony WatsonP 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.000
Mark MelanconP 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
Totals 30 3 6 3 1 1 6 1 10
Batting
2B - J Mercer 2 (14, D Buchanan 2)
HR - A McCutchen (13, 1st inning off D Buchanan 1 on, 1 Out)
RBI - A McCutchen 2 (53), E Volquez (2)
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - S Marte 2, C Stewart 1, E Volquez 1
Team LOB - 5
Running
SB - J Harrison (9, 2nd base off D Buchanan/C Rupp)
Fielding
PB - C Stewart
DP - 1 (J Mercer-J Harrison-I Davis)

Pitching

Philadelphia

PITCHERS
Pitcher IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP ERA
David Buchanan(L, 4-5) 6.0 6 3 3 1 3 1 1.36 4.82
Ken Giles 1.1 0 0 0 0 2 0 0.58 0.87
Antonio Bastardo 0.2 0 0 0 0 1 0 1.18 3.60

Pittsburgh

PITCHERS
Pitcher IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP ERA
Edinson Vólquez(W, 7-6) 7.0 4 1 1 4 5 1 1.24 3.88
Tony Watson(HLD, 22) 1.0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0.96 0.89
Mark Melancon(SV, 16) 1.0 1 1 1 0 2 1 0.91 2.43
Pitching
IBB - J Mercer (by D Buchanan)
HBP - C Stewart (by D Buchanan)
Pitches-strikes - D Buchanan 87-53; K Giles 14-10; A Bastardo 7-6; E Volquez 107-65; T Watson 13-8; M Melancon 10-8
Ground balls-fly balls - D Buchanan 7-11; K Giles 0-2; A Bastardo 0-1; E Volquez 9-7; T Watson 2-0; M Melancon 1-1
Batters faced - D Buchanan 26; K Giles 4; A Bastardo 2; E Volquez 28; T Watson 3; M Melancon 4
Game Details
Game Time: 2:40.
Umpires: HP--Tripp Gibson. 1B--Dale Scott. 2B--Dan Iassogna. 3B--CB Bucknor.
Weather: 79 degrees, Partly Cloudy.
Wind: 4 mph, Out to Left.
Attendance: 37,821.