Starling Marte and Jung Ho Kang orchestrated three home runs, and Gerrit Cole became a force again in the Pirates win.
The Pirates’ 4-0 victory against the San Francisco Giants doesn’t make up for the wild card loss last October, but it was still valuable.
Now that there’s a rotational misadventure almost every night lately, the Pirates’ extra-base hits are arriving by the truckload.
Whether they make the World Series or not, let alone win it, there’s no reason to let bitterness ruin what has been a great Pirates season.
The hype meters would have gone off the charts if Jordan Spieth were in position to win golf’s first grand slam this weekend.
Suisham’s knee injury roils Steelers waters, but will it determine Super Bowl or no Super Bowl is the key.
Francisco Liriano’s first home run of his career was certainly needed in back-and-forth game Saturday against the Los Angeles Dodgers.
Chicago begins a stretch in which it engages sub-.500 baseball teams 13 times in a row after this weekend against the San Francisco Giants.