Morton got 13 of his 28 batters to hit ground balls in Sunday's victory.
It would be difficult to describe all the important events of the Pirates' 10-9 extra-innings victory to sweep the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim. Frankly, any such description would not do justice to the most exciting game of the 2013 season.
Instead of trying to re-tell all that happened, let's treat this win like I try to treat every game: a chance to learn more about this Pirates team that is so fascinating, so exciting.
1. Charlie Morton is still Ground Chuck -- But that can be dangerous.
We are only three outing into his 2013 season, but it appears the Pirates' starter is once again becoming Charlie Morton: Lord Of The Ground Balls. A total of 64% of the balls opposing hitters put into play have been ...
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