(AP) — The St. Louis Cardinals and Pittsburgh Pirates continue heading in opposite directions.
Pedro Alvarez played a big role in ending the marathon with his 23rd homer of the season. The drive broke a 3-3 tie as the Pirates won the longest game in the majors this season.
Ron Everhart, head coach of the Duquesne Dukes men’s basketball team, joined The Fan Morning Show Thursday.
The Pirates dropped the ball against the Arizona Cardinals, losing 7-2 and falling short of a home series sweep on Wednesday night.
Garrett Jones homered to lead off the bottom of the 11th inning and lift the Pittsburgh Pirates to a 5-4 victory over the St. Louis Cardinals on Tuesday night.
Pirates starter Kevin Correia put forth another solid effort today, pitching seven scoreless innings at St. Louis in a 3-1 win.
Chris Gates | 93-7 The Fan — Pirates starter Charlie Morton pitched six innings, allowing just one run and striking out two as the Pirates beat St. Louis Monday night, 4-3.