Pittsburgh Pirates

SAN FRANCISCO — Giants pitcher Madison Bumgarner saw no reason to make a big deal over his first win of the year, even if it came far deeper into the season than anyone expected. In a season that long ago spun out of control for both San Francisco and its ace, Bumgarner was happier seeing the struggling Giants have one of their best games of the year. Bumgarner allowed one run over five innings for his first win of the season, and the Giants beat the Pittsburgh Pirates 11-3 on Tuesday night. “It was nice to be on the board now individually,” Bumgarner said. “But that’s not what it’s about. It’s about us winning games, and we played really good tonight.” Eduardo Nunez drove in two runs in his
Author: NBCS Bay Area
Posted: July 26, 2017, 5:25 am
The Pittsburgh Pirates kept clearing the fences, and the San Francisco Giants were left arguing plate umpire Chris Conroy’s tough strike zone. Andrew McCutchen hit a three-run homer and had four RBIs, Gerrit Cole won for the fifth time in six starts, and the Pirates beat San Francisco 10-3 on Monday night.
Author: The Associated Press
Posted: July 25, 2017, 6:34 am
SAN FRANCISCO — The Pittsburgh Pirates kept clearing the fences, and the San Francisco Giants were left arguing plate umpire Chris Conroy’s tough strike zone. Even Pittsburgh manager Clint Hurdle understood the beef. Andrew McCutchen hit a three-run homer and had four RBIs, Gerrit Cole won for the fifth time in six starts, and the Pirates beat San Francisco 10-3 on Monday night. “I think there was some frustration really all night,” said Giants manager Bruce Bochy, who watched most of the game from his office after an ejection in the second. “I don’t think he had a real good night, to be honest, as far as consistency, but that really had nothing to do with what happened tonight. We gave up three-run
Author: NBCS Bay Area
Posted: July 25, 2017, 5:42 am