Travis Snider hit the game-tying home run in the 9th, but it was not enough for the Bucs to win. (Photo Credit: David Hague)
What a fun baseball game, even if it did not turn out in the Pirates' favor as the Bucs lost 5-3 in 11 innings. With so much happening, let's boil this contest down to a series of moments:
Moment 1: Brandon Cumpton walks off the field in the second inning having struck out five of his first six hitters.
"I was shocked. I had no idea. I didn't see it coming at all. I was blindsided," Cumpton told the media Friday when he was asked if he had any idea he would be making his Pirates (40-28) debut so soon.
The same could be said for the Los Angeles Dodgers (29-38) their first time facing Cumpton in his Major League debut. With little more than a 93 mph fastbal...
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