The Pirates put a solid effort on all fronts - hitting, pitching, and fielding. The offense banged out 16 hits and scored ten times. Kevin Correia was sharp again in earning his eleventh win. The defense committed no errors. More, please!

Pittsburgh pounced on Nationals and starter Jason Marquis for eight runs in the first two innings. Alex Presley started the game with a single. Chase D'Arnaud reached on an error by Marquis. McCutchen followed a pop out from Garrett Jones with a run scoring single. D'Arnaud swiped third before Neil Walker singled him in. Lyle Overbay provided the final hit and run of the inning with a single that scored McCutchen.

Correia led off the second with his second hit of the season. Correia was forced at second by a grounder from Presley. D'Arn...

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