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Pirates complete sweep of Phillies

Pittsburgh, PA (SportsNetwork.com) - Jeff Locke tossed eight solid innings and the Pittsburgh Pirates picked up their first series sweep of the season with a 6-2 victory over the Philadelphia Phillies on Sunday.

Locke (2-1) gave up two runs -- one earned -- on three hits for the Pirates, who swept a series in the Steel City from the Phillies for the first time since April 19-21, 2002.

Russell Martin knocked in two runs and scored a run for Pittsburgh, which went 8-2 during a 10-game homestand. Neil Walker, Andrew McCutchen, Starling Marte and Jordy Mercer added an RBI apiece.

Marlon Byrd hit a solo homer and drove in the only two runs for the Phillies, who have been swept eight times already this season.

Philadelphia starter A.J. Burnett (5-8) allowed three runs on five hits over seven innings. Before joining the Phillies this year, Burnett pitched two seasons for the Pirates.

07/06 16:33:40 ET