Lincoln got hit hard out of the bullpen.

The fans keep coming and that is a very good thing. Unfortunately that is about all that is going well right now. The pitching is faltering. The offense continues to be in the running for the National League's most anemic. Kevin Correia and the bullpen were hit for seven runs. The offense managed just three and none through the first seven innings. San Diego swept and the losing streak has reached ten games.

Correia was reached early. Orlando Hudson singled to start the second inning. Kyle Blanks (is he Dave Winfield or are Pirate hitters making it look easy on him?) doubled him to third. Logan Forsythe grounded out, bringing Hudson in.

Correia had retired nine in a row when disaster struck with two outs in the sixth. Jesus Guzman singled ...

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