Pirates Shutout Cubs 1-0 in 10

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Neil Walker won it in the 10th with a walk-off home run as Pittsburgh shutout Chicago, 1-0.


Francisco Liriano (0-0) pitched six innings and picked up a no-decision after he allowed no runs on four hits with 10 strikeouts and three walks. Bryan Morris (1-0) collected his first win on the season after going one inning, giving up one hit, striking out one and walking no one. The loss went to Carlos Villanueva (0-1), who registered a zero-out inning and allowed one run on one hit with no strikeouts and no walks. Walker was impressive at the plate for the Pirates, going 1 for 4 with a home run, a run, and an RBI. Emilio Bonifacio finished 4 for 5 with a double and a stolen base in the loss.

The Pirates will play the Cubs again Wednesday at PNC Park at 7:05 PM EDT.


Cubs Pitching

Grade

Player

IP

ERA

WHIP

HA

SO

BB

PC

A

95.1

P. Strop

1.0

0.00

0.00

0

1

0

14

A

94.8

J. Russell

0.2

0.00

0.00

0

1

0

7

A

94.1

J. Samardzija

7.0

0.00

1.00

5

3

2

89

C

75.3

J. Grimm

0.1

0.00

3.00

0

1

1

10

F

55.0

C. Villanueva

0.0

1

0

0

8


Cubs Offense

Grade

Player

P

AB

H

R

HR

RBI

BB

SO

A+

100.5

E. Bonifacio

CF

5

4

0

0

0

0

0

B+

89.6

L. Valbuena

PH

0

0

0

0

0

1

0

C+

77.9

D. Barney

2B

2

0

0

0

0

1

0

C

75.0

W. Castillo

C

2

0

0

0

0

1

2

C

74.0

S. Castro

SS

3

0

0

0

0

1

0

C

73.7

N. Schierholt

RF

4

1

0

0

0

0

1

C

72.0

J. Lake

LF

4

1

0

0

0

0

2

C-

71.0

R. Kalish

PH

1

0

0

0

0

0

0

C-

71.0

R. Sweeney

PH

1

0

0

0

0

0

0

D

63.0

M. Olt

3B

3

0

0

0

0

0

2

F

59.0

A. Rizzo

1B

4

0

0

0

0

0

3


Pirates Pitching

Grade

Player

IP

ERA

WHIP

HA

SO

BB

PC

A

94.4

T. Watson

1.0

0.00

0.00

0

0

0

10

A

93.5

F. Liriano

6.0

0.00

1.17

4

10

3

104

B+

89.7

B. Morris

1.0

0.00

1.00

1

1

0

13

B+

87.8

M. Melancon

1.0

0.00

1.00

1

0

0

10

B+

87.8

J. Grilli

1.0

0.00

1.00

0

0

1

17


Pirates Offense

Grade

Player

P

AB

H

R

HR

RBI

BB

SO

A-

90.0

T. Ishikawa

1B

3

2

0

0

0

0

1

B+

88.5

N. Walker

2B

4

1

1

1

1

0

0

B

86.5

S. Marte

LF

3

1

0

0

0

1

0

B

84.4

A. McCutchen

CF

3

1

0

0

0

1

1

C

74.7

R. Martin

C

4

1

0

0

0

0

0

C

73.0

T. Snider

RF

3

0

0

0

0

1

1

C-

70.0

J. Harrison

PH

1

0

0

0

0

0

1

D

65.0

J. Mercer

SS

3

0

0

0

0

0

0

D-

60.0

P. Alvarez

3B

4

0

0

0

0

0

2


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