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Pirate Homeruns rrrrrrrrrrr The Difference

Pirate Homeruns rrrrrrrrrrr The Difference

MILWAUKEE (AP) _ Pedro Alvarez hit two home runs, Andrew McCutchen also went deep, and Jeff Locke pitched six shutout innings to lead the Pittsburgh Pirates to a 5-2 win over the Milwaukee Brewers on Saturday.

Neil Walker added a solo home run for the Pirates, who won for a second time in Milwaukee this season, but for only the ninth time since 2007 at Miller Park _ against 47 losses.

Locke (5-1) gave up three hits and struck out a season-high seven, to win his fourth straight game. It was the second straight game he didn't give up a run.

Mike Fiers (1-3), starting in place of Kyle Lohse (elbow), lasted four innings, giving up four runs, including three home runs, and five hits.

Carlos Gomez homered twice for Milwaukee.

THE BREWERS AND PIRATES WRAP UP THEIR SERIES SUNDAY AFTERNOON.  PRE GAME COVERAGE STARTS AT 12:35PM WITH FIRST PITCH AT 1:10P ON NEWSTALK 1310 WIBA AMALK

 

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