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Bucs Explode for 9 in the 4th, Top Padres 11-5
WP: Erik Bedard (7-12)
LP: Ross Ohlendorf (4-3)
- Pirates allowed another first inning homer. This time to Chris Denorfia. 1-0 Padres.
- Jesus Guzman singled home Logan Forsythe. 2-0 Padres.
- Cameron Maybin reached on an error by Clint Barmes and 2 runs crossed. 4-0 Padres, still in the first.
- Chase Headley got a lucky roll and plated Forsythe. 5-0 Padres at the end of 2.
- Neil Walker singled home Bedard for the first Bucco run. 5-1 Padres.
- Thanks to walks, errors, and hits, the Pirates loaded the bases in the 4th.
- Michael McKenry walked to score Garrett Jones. 5-2 Padres.
- Clint Barmes, yes, Clint Barmes, hit a GRAND SLAM. WORLD DOMINATION. 6-5 PIRATES.
- Andrew McCutchen doubled, scoring Walker and Bedard. 8-5 Pirates.
- Jones tripled. 9-5.
- McKenry singled for his second RBI of the innnig. 10-5 Pirates after 4.
- Walker homered in the 7th. 11-5 Pirates.
- Walker finished 5-5. Amazing.
- McCutchen was 2-6 (.362 average).
- Bedard's line: 5.0 IP, 5 H, 3 ER (5 R), 4 BB, 6 K
- Ohlendorf's line: 3.0 IP, 5 H, 6 ER (7 R), 3 BB, 1K
3) Andrew McCutchen (2-6, 2 RBI)
2) Neil Walker (5-5, HR, 2 RBI)
1) Clint Barmes (2-5, GRAND SLAM)
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