The Pittsburgh Pirates achieved a resounding victory over the Chicago Cubs with the firepower of their batting lineup.
Pittsburgh won 13-7 in the 2023 Major League Baseball away game against the Chicago Cubs held at Wrigley Field in Chicago, Illinois, USA on the 21st (Korean time).
However, on this day, Pittsburgh’s Korean major leaguer Bae Ji-hwan missed the game.
On this day, Pittsburgh’s batting line scored 13 runs with 15 hits, pounding the Cubs’ mound.
In particular, in the top of the 4th inning, when they were behind 0-1, leadoff hitter Key Brian Hayes to relayer Peguero hit 6 consecutive hits to quickly go up 4-1. After one out, Joshua Palacios’ 3-run home run was added, scoring 7 runs in the 4th inning alone.메이저사이트
Pittsburgh, who gave up 5 runs in the bottom of the 5th inning and was trailing 8-5, took the win by adding 3 more runs in the top of the 6th inning, including Connor Joe’s 2-run home run. On this day, Pittsburgh’s 9 starters, except for catcher Jason DeLay, who was the 9th batter, all recorded hits
Pittsburgh maintained 4th place in the National League Central Division with a season record of 71 wins and 81 losses.
Pittsburgh’s elimination from the postseason has already been decided. Pittsburgh, which is tied for 8th place in the National League wild card race, is 8 games behind the Chicago Cubs (79 wins, 73 losses) in 3rd place in the wild card, which is the Maginot line for advancing to the postseason. With only 10 games left in the regular season, advancement to the postseason was virtually thwarted.