Garrett Jones hit his first homer of the season. (Photo credit: David Hague)
The Pirates finally got a few runs to beat the Arizona Diamondbacks, 5-3. Andrew McCutchen and Travis Snider both drove in two runs to break Pittsburgh's four-game losing skid Monday night.
The good news of a victory was mitigated, though, by the third-inning exit of Pirates starter Wandy Rodriguez. The left-hander felt tightness in his left hamstring and was removed from the game after doing some stretches and trying to get back on the mound.
Bucs Go Up Early Again
Starling Marte hit a leadoff single for the third straight day and scored on an Andrew McCutchen double. After Diamonbacks starter Trevor Cahill threw back-to-back walks to Russell Martin and Pedro Alvarez, Travis Snider knocked in two runs...
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