Doumit had a big day but it wasn't enough.
Ty Wigginton is the answer to a pretty good trivia question: Who is the player the Pirates acquired for Kris Benson while apparently passing on Ryan Howard? Pittsburgh also got Jose Bautista in that deal. Both players went on to much greater success while wearing other team's laundry.
It was Wigginton who beat up on his old team tonight. With the score knotted at three in the eighth, Wiggy batted with the bases loaded and two gone. He poked one past Pedro Alvarez at third to empty the bases and push Colorado to victory.
Charlie Morton got off to a tough start. He walked the first two batters and Dexter Fowler, the lead off guy, advanced on an throwing error by Ryan Doumit. Morton got Carlos Gonzalez to hit into a run scoring double play....
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