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    Preview | Matchup | Lineup | Log | Wrap | Box
    W:J.Gomez(2-2) L:M.Belisle(2-6) S:M.Melancon (18)
    HR: COL- M.McKenry (2), J.Rutledge (3) PIT- N.Walker (14)



    Colorado Top 1st
    - UMPIRES: Home,Marvin Hudson; First, Clint Fagan; Second, Tim Timmons; Third, Tim Welke;
    - Brandon Barnes walked. Runner on first with none out and Josh Rutledge due up.
    - Josh Rutledge none-out, two-run Home Run (3) to left scored Brandon Barnes. Carlos Gonzalez due up.
    - Carlos Gonzalez popped out to third. None on with one out and Nolan Arenado due up.
    - Nolan Arenado popped out to second. None on with two outs and Drew Stubbs due up.
    - Drew Stubbs singled to right. Runner on first with two outs and Charlie Culberson due up.
    - Charlie Culberson fouled out to first to end the inning.

    Pittsburgh Bottom 1st
    - Gregory Polanco grounded out first to pitcher. None on with one out and Josh Harrison due up.
    - Josh Harrison flied out to right. None on with two outs and Andrew McCutchen due up.
    - Andrew McCutchen struck out swinging to end the inning.

    Colorado Top 2nd
    - Michael McKenry lead-off Home Run (2) to left. DJ LeMahieu due up.
    - DJ LeMahieu grounded out short to first. None on with one out and Tyler Matzek due up.
    - Tyler Matzek grounded out second to first. None on with two outs and Brandon Barnes due up.
    - Brandon Barnes singled to left. Runner on first with two outs and Josh Rutledge due up.
    - Brandon Barnes picked off and caught stealing second to end the inning.

    Pittsburgh Bottom 2nd
    - Gaby Sanchez singled to left. Runner on first with none out and Neil Walker due up.
    - Neil Walker singled to right, advanced to second on the throw. On the play, Gaby Sanchez advances to third. Runners on second and third with none out and Jordy Mercer due up.
    - Jordy Mercer singled to center scored Gaby Sanchez and Neil Walker. Runner on first with none out and Pedro Alvarez due up.
    - Pedro Alvarez flied out to right. Runner on first with one out and Chris Stewart due up.
    - Chris Stewart doubled to left. On the play, Jordy Mercer advances to third. Runners on second and third with one out and Jeff Locke due up.
    - Jeff Locke struck out swinging. Runners on second and third with two outs and Gregory Polanco due up.
    - Gregory Polanco grounded out short to first to end the inning.

    Colorado Top 3rd
    - Josh Rutledge singled to left. Runner on first with none out and Carlos Gonzalez due up.
    - Carlos Gonzalez grounded into a double play. On the play, Josh Rutledge tagged out at second. None on with two outs and Nolan Arenado due up.
    - Nolan Arenado grounded out to first to end the inning.

    Pittsburgh Bottom 3rd
    - Josh Harrison grounded out pitcher to first. None on with one out and Andrew McCutchen due up.
    - Andrew McCutchen grounded out short to first. None on with two outs and Gaby Sanchez due up.
    - Gaby Sanchez walked. Runner on first with two outs and Neil Walker due up.
    - Neil Walker singled to short. On the play, Gaby Sanchez advances to second. Runners on first and second with two outs and Jordy Mercer due up.
    - Jordy Mercer flied out to right to end the inning.

    Colorado Top 4th
    - Drew Stubbs struck out swinging. None on with one out and Charlie Culberson due up.
    - Charlie Culberson struck out swinging. None on with two outs and Michael McKenry due up.
    - Michael McKenry walked. Runner on first with two outs and DJ LeMahieu due up.
    - DJ LeMahieu struck out swinging to end the inning.

    Pittsburgh Bottom 4th
    - Pedro Alvarez struck out swinging. None on with one out and Chris Stewart due up.
    - Chris Stewart struck out looking. None on with two outs and Jeff Locke due up.
    - Jeff Locke struck out looking to end the inning.

    Colorado Top 5th
    - Tyler Matzek bunt lined out to third. None on with one out and Brandon Barnes due up.
    - Brandon Barnes popped out to second. None on with two outs and Josh Rutledge due up.
    - Josh Rutledge grounded out short to first to end the inning.

    Pittsburgh Bottom 5th
    - Gregory Polanco struck out swinging. None on with one out and Josh Harrison due up.
    - Josh Harrison bunt singled to third, advances to second on Nolan Arenado`s throwing error. Runner on second with one out and Andrew McCutchen due up.
    - Andrew McCutchen grounded out short to first. Runner on second with two outs and Gaby Sanchez due up.
    - Gaby Sanchez lined out to short to end the inning.

    Colorado Top 6th
    - Carlos Gonzalez lined out to center. None on with one out and Nolan Arenado due up.
    - Nolan Arenado singled to center. Runner on first with one out and Drew Stubbs due up.
    - Drew Stubbs singled to left. On the play, Nolan Arenado advances to second. Runners on first and second with one out and Charlie Culberson due up.
    - Charlie Culberson grounded into a double play, second to short to first to end the inning.

    Pittsburgh Bottom 6th
    - Neil Walker popped out to second. None on with one out and Jordy Mercer due up.
    - Jordy Mercer walked. Runner on first with one out and Pedro Alvarez due up.
    - Jordy Mercer stole second. Runner on second with one out and Pedro Alvarez at the plate.
    - Pedro Alvarez struck out swinging. Runner on second with two outs and Chris Stewart due up.
    - Chris Stewart ground-rule doubled to left scored Jordy Mercer. Runner on second with two outs and Jeff Locke due up.
    - Starling Marte is pinch-hitting for Jeff Locke.
    - Pinch-Hitter Starling Marte walked. Runners on first and second with two outs and Gregory Polanco due up.
    - Gregory Polanco struck out swinging to end the inning.

    Colorado Top 7th
    - Jeanmar Gomez starts the inning for the Pirates, batting 9th.
    - Michael McKenry singled to left. Runner on first with none out and DJ LeMahieu due up.
    - DJ LeMahieu sacrifice bunt to first. On the play, Michael McKenry advances to second. Runner on second with one out and Tyler Matzek due up.
    - Corey Dickerson is pinch-hitting for Tyler Matzek.
    - Pinch-Hitter Corey Dickerson intentionally walked. Runners on first and second with one out and Brandon Barnes due up.
    - Brandon Barnes grounded into a fielder`s choice, short to third. On the play, Corey Dickerson advances to second and Michael McKenry out at third. Runners on first and second with two outs and Josh Rutledge due up.
    - Josh Rutledge grounded into a fielder`s choice, short to third. Corey Dickerson out at third to end the inning.

    Pittsburgh Bottom 7th
    - Matt Belisle starts the inning for the Rockies, batting 1st.
    - Corey Dickerson remains in the game playing left field.
    - Josh Harrison walked. Runner on first with none out and Andrew McCutchen due up.
    - Josh Harrison stole second. Runner on second with none out and Andrew McCutchen at the plate.
    - Andrew McCutchen singled to center scored Josh Harrison. Runner on first with none out and Gaby Sanchez due up.
    - Andrew McCutchen caught stealing second. None on with one out and Gaby Sanchez at the plate.
    - Gaby Sanchez popped out to third. None on with two outs and Neil Walker due up.
    - Neil Walker two-out, solo Home Run (14) to center. Jordy Mercer due up.
    - Jordy Mercer singled to second. Runner on first with two outs and Pedro Alvarez due up.
    - Pedro Alvarez singled to center. On the play, Jordy Mercer advances to second. Runners on first and second with two outs and Chris Stewart due up.
    - Brooks Brown enters the game for the Rockies with runners on first and second with two outs, batting 1st.
    - Chris Stewart popped out to short to end the inning.

    Colorado Top 8th
    - Tony Watson starts the inning for the Pirates, batting 7th.
    - Travis Snider enters the game for the Pirates playing left field, batting 9th.
    - Josh Harrison is now playing third base.
    - Carlos Gonzalez grounded out first to pitcher. None on with one out and Nolan Arenado due up.
    - Nolan Arenado struck out swinging. None on with two outs and Drew Stubbs due up.
    - Drew Stubbs struck out swinging to end the inning.

    Pittsburgh Bottom 8th
    - Travis Snider struck out swinging. None on with one out and Gregory Polanco due up.
    - Gregory Polanco flied out to center. None on with two outs and Josh Harrison due up.
    - Josh Harrison singled to left. Runner on first with two outs and Andrew McCutchen due up.
    - Josh Harrison stole second advances to third on Josh Rutledge`s fielding error. Runner on third with two outs and Andrew McCutchen at the plate.
    - Andrew McCutchen intentionally walked. Runners on first and third with two outs and Gaby Sanchez due up.
    - Andrew McCutchen stole second. Runners on second and third with two outs and Gaby Sanchez at the plate.
    - Gaby Sanchez lined out to first to end the inning.

    Colorado Top 9th
    - Mark Melancon starts the inning for the Pirates, batting 7th.
    - Charlie Culberson grounded out second to first. None on with one out and Michael McKenry due up.
    - Michael McKenry flied out to right. None on with two outs and DJ LeMahieu due up.
    - DJ LeMahieu struck out swinging to end the game.

    Colorado 3, Pittsburgh 5


    Final
    - Confirmed
    - WP: J.Gomez (2-2); LP:M.Belisle (2-6); S:M.Melancon (18).

    Colorado 3, Pittsburgh 5

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