PITTSBURGH (AP) — Niko Goodrum drove in five runs, two on a double in a big 11th inning that sent the Detroit Tigers over the Pittsburgh Pirates 17-13 in a startling slugfest.
Both teams finished with 16 hits, surprising since each club had four players in the starting lineup batting under .190.READ MORE: Allegheny County Council To Meet To Continue Discussion Of Independent Police Review Board
Those numbers soon changed as Detroit played its first game in five days.READ MORE: City Of Monessen Holding 2nd City-Wide Cleanup And Recycling Drop Off
Erik Gonzalez, batting ninth for the Pirates, drove in six runs.
He homered, doubled and singled twice as Pittsburgh lost for the eighth time in nine games and fell to 3-11, the worst record in the majors.MORE NEWS: Man In Stable Condition Following Shooting In Carrick
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