Spring Training: Astros Vs. Pirates

(Photo Credit: AP Photo/Gene J. Puskar)
Brian Burres
Pittsburgh Pirates pitcher Brian Burres throws during the first inning of a spring training baseball game against the Houston Astros in Bradenton, Fla., Wednesday, March 23, 2011.
(Photo Credit: AP Photo/Gene J. Puskar)
(Photo Credit: AP Photo/Gene J. Puskar)
Hunter Pence
Houston Astros' Hunter Pence hits a solo-home run off Pittsburgh Pirates pitcher Brian Burres in the third inning of a spring training baseball game in Bradenton, Fla., Wednesday, March 23, 2011.
(Photo Credit: AP Photo/Gene J. Puskar)
(Photo Credit: AP Photo/Gene J. Puskar)
Andrew McCutchen
Pittsburgh Pirates' Andrew McCutchen hits a two-run home run off Houston Astros pitcher J.A. Happ in the first inning of a spring training baseball game in Bradenton, Fla., Wednesday, March 23, 2011.
(Photo Credit: AP Photo/Gene J. Puskar)
(Photo Credit: AP Photo/Chris O'Meara, File)
Matt Diaz
FILE - This March 3, 2011, file photo shows Pittsburgh Pirates' Matt Diaz at bat during a spring training baseball game against the Toronto Blue Jays, in Dunedin, Fla. On a club full of young guys, Lyle Overbay, Diaz and a few other Pirates show there's still room for old Bucs.
(Photo Credit: AP Photo/Chris O'Meara, File)
(Photo Credit: AP Photo/File)
Lyle Overbay
FILE - This March 16, 2011, file photo shows Pittsburgh Pirates' Lyle Overbay waiting to hit during batting practice before a spring training baseball game against the Toronto Blue Jays in Bradenton, Fla. On a club full of young guys, Overbay, Matt Diaz and a few other Pirates show there's still room for old Bucs.
(Photo Credit: AP Photo/File)
(Photo Credit: AP Photo/Gene J. Puskar)
Andrew McCutchen, Nick Leyva
Pittsburgh Pirates' Andrew McCutchen, right, rounds third to greetings from coach Nick Leyva (16) after hitting a two-run home run off Houston Astros pitcher J.A. Happ in the first inning of a spring training baseball game in Bradenton, Fla., Wednesday, March 23, 2011.
(Photo Credit: AP Photo/Gene J. Puskar)
(Photo Credit: AP Photo/Gene J. Puskar)
Hunter Pence, Ryan Doumit
Houston Astros' Hunter Pence, left, scores ahead of the tag by Pittsburgh Pirates catcher Ryan Doumit during the fifth inning of a spring training baseball game in Bradenton, Fla., Wednesday, March 23, 2011. Pence scored from second on a single by Astros' Jason Michaels.
(Photo Credit: AP Photo/Gene J. Puskar)
(Photo Credit: AP Photo/Gene J. Puskar)
Pedro Alvarez
Pittsburgh Pirates' Pedro Alvarez takes a shortcut through the stands to get to the batting cage before a spring training baseball game against the Houston Astros in Bradenton, Fla., Wednesday, March 23, 2011. (AP Photo/Gene J. Puskar)
(Photo Credit: AP Photo/Gene J. Puskar)
(Photo Credit: AP Photo/Gene J. Puskar)
Hunter Pence
Houston Astros' Hunter Pence waits to hit during batting practice before a spring training baseball game against the Pittsburgh Pirates in Bradenton, Fla., Wednesday, March 23, 2011.
(Photo Credit: AP Photo/Gene J. Puskar)
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