Hey, it is four straight wins. So, not much to complain about. But, here goes...
With Matt Capps unavailable due to much recent use (as reported by Dejan Kovacevic in his pre-game notes), Sean Burnett was called on to protect a one run lead in the 9th. It didn't happen. Burnett stranded a runner at third in the 8th and then allowed a one run triple to Nick Johnson in the 9th. Johnson would score on a wild pitch two batters later. Tie game. On we go.
The Bucs offense made quick work of Joe Beimel in extras. Adam LaRoche delivered a two run double with two gone to put the Pirates up. Tom Gorzelanny, who had releived Burnett to get the last out in the 9th, worked a scoreless 10th to get the win.
Gorzo's first win since...6/24/08
Brandon Moss had his second three RBI game of his career. He drove in the final run with a single and had a two run double that capped a three run first.
Andy LaRoche belted a two run homer in the third that pushed the Pirates lead to 5-0.