Two big swings of the bat by Alvarez drove in six.

CLEVELAND, OH -- Pedro Alvarez has been locked in at the plate the past two games against the Cleveland Indians. The third baseman drove in a career-high six RBI on Sunday and nine overall over his last nine at-bats. In the Pirates win on Saturday, Alvarez connected for two long balls.

"Just trying to go up there and relax and compete," Alvarez said of his adjustments. "Just try to go up there and take some good passes and swing at some balls. Be selective. Try to swing at some good pitches that I can drive."

The club pounded out four long balls against the Indians arms Saturday, and on Sunday continued their power stroke as Alvarez led the way. The infielder blasted two home runs off right-hander Jeanmar Gomez en route to his 3-f...

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