Presley homered in a losing effort.

Once upon a time Dana Eveland was a Pirate. That was last June. He made one start among his three appearances. He pitched a total Of 9-2/3 innings and gave up nine runs. Today - in his first appearance since last June - he gave up just on run in eight innings in a rain out make up between Los Angeles and Pittsburgh.

Brad Lincoln pitched well in the loss. He got off to a bad start as LA scored three times in the first. Dee Gordon singled to start the game. Matt Kemp singled one out later and then stole second. Andre Ethier was given a free pass to bring up Aaron Miles. He singled sharply to right to score two runs, with Ethier moving to third. Tony Gwynn's sac fly scored another run to make it 3-0.

Pittsburgh got one run back in the second. Rya...

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