The Scottsdale Scorpions won 5-1 over Glendale on Monday night. Two Pittsburgh Pirates players were in the starting lineup, then two more came out of the bullpen before the night was done. Scottsdale had lost five in a row after winning their season opener, but they have played better recently. They are now 5-6 on the year. 

Alen Hanson batted second and came into the game with a .286 average. He came up in the first with a man on first base. Hanson moved the runner up with a ground out to second base. In the second inning, he came up with a man on first again, this time with two outs. Hanson grounded out back to the pitcher to end the inning. In the fourth inning, with two outs and men on the corners, Hanson singled on a line drive to center field to make the score 4-0. Leading off the...

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