PITTSBURGH (AP) — Neil Walker had four hits, including his 11th homer of the season, and drove in three runs to lead the Pittsburgh Pirates over the San Diego Padres 10-1 Thursday and stop a […]
Ian Kennedy pitched seven strong innings, combining with two relievers on a four-hitter, and Yonder Alonso drove in two runs as the San Diego Padres beat the NL Central-leading Pittsburgh Pirates 2-1 Wednesday to avoid a three-game sweep.
The Pirates managed only two hits in their 1-0 loss to the Arizona Diamondbacks on Monday night. Jeff Karstens (9-9) gave up five hits and one run over six innings. He struck out three.