The Pittsburgh Riverhounds back line had tightened up in recent weeks with only one penalty kick goal being conceded in the past four games.
The Pittsburgh Pirates inched themselves closer to first place, overcoming three deficits and two ejections.
The Pittsburgh Riverhounds were dealt a painful 1-0 defeat by the Rochester Rhinos in Saturday night’s USL Eastern Conference clash at a waterlogged Sahlen’s Stadium.
The Pittsburgh Riverhounds secured a first league shutout of the USL season Saturday to defeat F.C. Montreal by 1-0 on a damp night at Highmark Stadium.
The roar began the moment Sean Rodriguez recorded the last out of the ninth inning and only grew louder as A.J. Burnett slowly walked toward the Pittsburgh Pirates dugout.