|Zach Duke |
(0-0, 2.13 ERA)
|Los Angeles |
|RHP Hiroki Kuroda |
(1-1, 2.13 ERA)
|Game Time||10:10 EDT|
- 9-1 Victory over the Cincinnati Reds, completing the 3 game sweep.
Winning pitcher - Tom Gorzelanny (1-1)
Losing pitcher - Johnny Cueto (1-1)
Cincinnati Runs: 1, Hits: 6, Errors: 0
Pittsburgh Runs: 9, Hits: 9, Errors: 1
HR: CIN -
HR: PIT - J. Bay (3) R. Doumit (2) X. Nady (4)
- Duke has a career 1-3 record with a 7.99 ERA (23.2ip/21er) in four starts against Los Angeles.
- Nate McLouth now has a 12 game hitting streak.
- The Pirates had their first three-game sweep of the Reds since taking three at PNC Park during the 2004 season (July 23-25).
- The sweep was the Pirates first three-game sweep overall since winning three in a row at San Francisco last year (August 10-12) and their first at home since April 24-27, 2007 vs. Houston.
- Infielder Jack Wilson (strained left calf; eligible for reinstatement on 4/19)15-day disabled list.
- Outfielder Chris Duffy (rehabbing from left shoulder surgery)15-day disabled list.
Monday at Los Angeles 10:10 EDT LHP Zach Duke (0-0, 2.13 ERA) vs. RHP Hiroki Kuroda (1-1, 2.13 ERA) FSNP
Tuesday at Los Angeles 10:10 EDT RHP Matt Morris (0-1, 5.25 ERA) vs. LHP Hong-Chih Kuo (0-0, 0.00 ERA) FSNP
Wednesday at Los Angeles 10:10 EDT LHP Paul Maholm (0-1, 4.35 ERA) vs. RHP Brad Penny (1-2, 3.86 ERA) NO TV
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