The Pirates beat the Rockies 10-2 last night.
Starling Marte hit his 17th homer of the year in the first inning and that was just the start. Jordy Mercer drove in three with a home run in the 4th, then Josh Harrison’s two run homer in the 5th made the score 10-0.
Jameson Taillon pitched the complete game against Chad Bettis in what had been billed as a battle of two cancer survivors.
Their series concludes this afternoon at 3:10.