Pittsburgh 10, Cincinnati 7

Date - Sunday, April 14, 2013 1:35 PM
Location - PNC Park
Temperature - 54°
Umpires - Home Plate - Hunter Wendelstedt, First Base - Alan Porter, Second Base - Jerry Layne, Third Base - Greg Gibson,
Attendance - 19239

Final Scoring Summary

Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 X R H E
Cincinnati 2 2 0 0 1 0 0 1 1 7 11 0
Pittsburgh 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 6 10 15 1

Team Records

Team W/L Home Away Streak
Cincinnati 5-7 4-2 1-5 L5
Pittsburgh 6-6 4-2 2-4 W3

Recap


Pirates 10, Reds 7: Starling Marte hit a two-run homer to snap an eighth-inning tie as host Pittsburgh rallied from a 5-0 deficit to sweep Cincinnati.

Michael McKenry homered twice, including a two-run shot to left off Jonathan Broxton (0-1) in the eighth to tie the game at 6. Marte connected off Broxton later in the inning, his shot to left pushing the Pirates ahead 8-6.

Jared Hughes (1-0) gave up a run in the eighth but earned the victory. Broxton was rocked for six runs on three hits with three walks in two-thirds of an inning as the Reds lost their fifth in a row.

Cincinnati starter Mat Latos took a shutout into the seventh inning. McKenry belted a solo homer, beginning a four-run uprising that brought the Pirates within 5-4.

Brandon Phillips drove in two runs in the first and brought home another run in the fifth as Cincinnati built its early lead.

GAME NOTEBOOK: Neil Walker finished with three hits for Pittsburgh. … Cincinnati 1B Joey Votto went 1-for-2, walked three times and stole his first base. …  Broxton’s ERA ballooned to 11.57.

Top Game Performances

Starting Pitchers
Cincinnati   Pittsburgh
Mat Latos Player Phillip Irwin
No Decision W/L No Decision
6.2 IP 4.2
6 Strikeouts 4
9 Hits 6
4.05 ERA 7.71
Hitting
Cincinnati   Pittsburgh
Shin-Soo Choo Player Neil Walker
2 Hits 3
1 RBI 1
0 HR 0
3 TB 3
.500 Avg .600

Team Stats Summary

Team Hits HR TB Avg LOB K RBI BB SB Errors
Cincinnati 11 1 16 .306 20 8 6 5 3 0
Pittsburgh 15 3 27 .405 10 6 10 4 1 1

Upcoming Games

  • Pittsburgh will play their next game at home against St. Louis. The Pirates have a W/L % of .500 after a win and .500 after a loss.
  • Cincinnati will play their next game at home against Philadelphia. The Reds have a W/L % of .500 after a win and .333 after a loss.