82-61
1 - 0
81-62

Game Story

ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) -- Pittsburgh Pirates manager Clint Hurdle had no special message for his team and there was no big celebration after what was a special victory for their long-suffering fans.
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Pit 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 6 0
Tex 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 0

Scoring Summary

Top 7th: Pittsburgh
Pedro ÁlvarezDFP
doubled to shallow center,
Marlon ByrdDFP
scored
PIT 1 - TEX 0

Pitching Details

Batting

Pittsburgh

HITTERS
Hitter AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB AVG
Jose TabataDFP
LF
4 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 1 .275
Felix PieDFP
LF
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .211
Neil WalkerDFP
2B
4 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .255
Andrew McCutchenDFP
CF
4 0 2 0 0 0 1 0 0 .324
Justin MorneauDFP
1B
4 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 2 .222
Starling MarteDFP
PR
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .282
Gaby SánchezDFP
1B
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .250
Marlon ByrdDFP
RF
3 1 1 0 0 0 1 0 1 .288
Pedro ÁlvarezDFP
3B
3 0 1 1 0 0 1 0 1 .232
Russell MartinDFP
C
2 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 1 .237
Garrett JonesDFP
DH
3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .235
Clint BarmesDFP
SS
3 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .219
Totals 30 1 6 1 0 1 7 0 7
Batting
2B - M Byrd (32, Y Darvish); P Alvarez (19, Y Darvish)
3B - A McCutchen (5, N Cotts)
RBI - P Alvarez (88)
2-out RBI - P Alvarez
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - R Martin 1
GIDP - J Tabata, P Alvarez
Team LOB - 4
Running
CS - J Tabata (1, 2nd base by Y Darvish/G Soto)
Fielding
Outfield assists - M Byrd

Texas

HITTERS
Hitter AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB AVG
Ian KinslerDFP
2B
4 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .270
Elvis AndrusDFP
SS
3 0 0 0 0 1 1 2 0 .267
Álex RíosDFP
RF
3 0 1 0 0 1 0 1 0 .281
Adrián BéltreDFP
3B
4 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 3 .317
Adam RosalesDFP
PR
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .193
A.J. PierzynskiDFP
DH
4 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .280
Mitch MorelandDFP
1B
3 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 .239
Geovany SotoDFP
C
3 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 .231
Jim AdduciDFP
LF
2 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 1 .300
David MurphyDFP
LF
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .221
Craig GentryDFP
PH-LF
1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .253
Leonys MartínDFP
CF
3 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 .266
Totals 30 0 4 0 0 2 9 3 5
Batting
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - A Beltre 2, J Adduci 1
Team LOB - 5
Running
SB - E Andrus 2 (39, 2nd base off G Cole/R Martin, 3rd base off G Cole/R Martin), A Rios (35, 2nd base off G Cole/R Martin)
Fielding
DP - 2 (M Moreland-E Andrus, E Andrus-M Moreland)

Pitching

Pittsburgh

PITCHERS
Pitcher IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP ERA
Gerrit ColeDFP
(W, 7-7)
7.0 3 0 0 2 9 0 1.16 3.48
Tony WatsonDFP
(HLD, 18)
1.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.92 2.57
Mark MelanconDFP
(SV, 12)
1.0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0.85 0.85

Texas

PITCHERS
Pitcher IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP ERA
Yu DarvishDFP
(L, 12-8)
7.0 4 1 1 1 6 0 1.04 2.84
Tanner ScheppersDFP
1.0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1.13 1.98
Neal CottsDFP
0.2 1 0 0 0 0 0 1.02 1.15
Joakim SoriaDFP
0.1 0 0 0 0 1 0 1.22 2.76
Pitching
WP - G Cole
HBP - M Byrd (by Y Darvish)
Pitches-strikes - G Cole 92-64; T Watson 16-10; M Melancon 8-5; Y Darvish 81-54; T Scheppers 10-7; N Cotts 6-6; J Soria 4-3
Ground balls-fly balls - G Cole 8-3; T Watson 1-1; M Melancon 4-0; Y Darvish 8-4; T Scheppers 1-1; N Cotts 2-0; J Soria 0-0
Batters faced - G Cole 25; T Watson 3; M Melancon 4; Y Darvish 25; T Scheppers 3; N Cotts 3; J Soria 1
Game Details
Game Time: 2:24.
Umpires: HP--Mike Muchlinski. 1B--Jeff Kellogg. 2B--Chad Fairchild. 3B--Paul Schrieber.
Weather: 92 degrees, Clear.
Wind: 9 mph, In From Center.
Attendance: 33,243.