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Pirates Beat the Brewers on Adam Frazier’s Walk-Off Homer

Adam Frazier hit a walk-off homer tonight. Photo Credit: David Hague
Pirates Beat the Brewers on Adam Frazier’s Walk-Off Homer

PITTSBURGH — Adam Frazier hit a two-run, walk-off home run to the top of the Clemente Wall as the Pirates burst out of their offense slump to beat the Milwaukee Brewers, 6-4.

Frazier’s blast was the first walk off homer of his career and came off Brewers closer Corey Knebel, who entered the game with the fourth-most saves in the National League and a 1.29 ERA.

It was part of a huge night at the plate for Frazier, who also had a two-run triple in the third inning. Starling Marte singled in Frazier one batter later.

Just 24 hours earlier, after the Pirates had been shutout for the second consecutive game by the Brewers, it was Frazier that stepped up to talk to reporters about the offense's dismal September slide.

"It’s tough," he said. "That’s baseball, though, so. You've just g...

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