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 McCutchenDFP
homered to deep center,
Grégory PolancoDFP
scored
PHI 0 - PIT 2
Bottom 2nd: Pittsburgh
Edinson VólquezDFP
grounded out to shortstop,
Pedro ÁlvarezDFP
scored,
Jordy MercerDFP
to third,
Chris StewartDFP
to second
PHI 0 - PIT 3
Top 4th: Philadelphia
Cody AscheDFP
homered to deep right
PHI 1 - PIT 3
Top 9th: Philadelphia
Marlon ByrdDFP
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 RevereDFP
CF
3 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 .290
Jimmy RollinsDFP
SS
3 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 .247
Chase UtleyDFP
2B
3 0 1 0 0 1 1 0 0 .287
Ryan HowardDFP
1B
3 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 1 .231
Marlon ByrdDFP
RF
4 1 1 1 1 0 1 0 5 .264
Cody AscheDFP
3B
4 1 1 1 1 0 1 0 0 .243
Domonic BrownDFP
LF
4 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 .224
Cameron RuppDFP
C
3 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 .150
César HernándezDFP
PH
1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .242
David BuchananDFP
P
2 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .000
John Mayberry Jr.DFP
PH
1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .219
Ken GilesDFP
P
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
Antonio BastardoDFP
P
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 PolancoDFP
RF
4 1 1 0 0 0 1 0 2 .299
Starling MarteDFP
LF
4 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 3 .255
Andrew McCutchenDFP
CF
4 1 1 2 1 0 1 0 0 .322
Ike DavisDFP
1B
3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .243
Gaby SánchezDFP
PH-1B
1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .234
Josh HarrisonDFP
2B-3B
4 0 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 .299
Pedro ÁlvarezDFP
3B
3 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .242
Neil WalkerDFP
2B
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .272
Jordy MercerDFP
SS
2 0 2 0 0 1 0 0 0 .249
Chris StewartDFP
C
2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 .235
Edinson VólquezDFP
P
2 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 1 .043
Travis SniderDFP
PH
1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .224
Tony WatsonDFP
P
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.000
Mark MelanconDFP
P
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 BuchananDFP
(L, 4-5)
6.0 6 3 3 1 3 1 1.36 4.82
Ken GilesDFP
1.1 0 0 0 0 2 0 0.58 0.87
Antonio BastardoDFP
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 VólquezDFP
(W, 7-6)
7.0 4 1 1 4 5 1 1.24 3.88
Tony WatsonDFP
(HLD, 22)
1.0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0.96 0.89
Mark MelanconDFP
(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.