Entering Wednesday night’s game at St. Louis with a 1.38 ERA, Burnett allowed 12 runs in 2 2/3 innings. The Pirates lost, 12-3.
(93-7 The FAN) — Four errors were enough to bury the Pirates Tuesday night, as they lost their series opener at St. Louis, 10-7.
(93-7 The FAN) — Sports Illustrated’s Jon Heyman reports via Twitter that the Pirates are interested in former Cardinals shortstop Rafael Furcal.
The Pirates opened their nine-game home stand with a win, beating the St. Louis Cardinals, 6-2. James McDonald (8-6, 4.20 ERA) allowed two runs and struck out four over five and 2/3 innings Monday night at PNC Park.