Pittsburgh, PA (Sports Network) - Andrew McCutchen went 4-for-4 with an RBI
double and a run scored and Garret Jones added a two run homer as as the
Pittsburgh Pirates downed the Seattle Mariners, 4-1, in the opener of a brief
two-game set at PNC Park
Travis Snider also had an RBI double and Starling Marte scored a run for the
Pirates, who had dropped four of their last six games.
Jeanmar Gonez (2-0) scatered two hits and two walks while striking out five
over five scoreless innings to earn the win. Jason Grilli worked a perfect
ninth to earn his 13th save.
Rauel Ibanez drove in the lone run for the Mariners with a pinch-hit double in
the seventh inning.
Aaron Harang (1-4) gave up two runs on five hits over six innings to absorb
the loss. He struck out six without issuing a walk.
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