THESHOW
PITTSBURGH PIRATES AT CHICAGO (N) CUBS
09/26/2023
 
THESHOW
PITTSBURGH PIRATES AT CHICAGO (N) CUBS
GAME ID: 2832 - TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 26TH, 2023 - GAME LOG
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Pittsburgh Pirates (95-55) 5 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 2 9 16 3
Chicago (N) Cubs (83-68) 0 0 2 0 0 0 3 0 0 5 8 0
Pirates Knock Off Cubs at Wrigley Field
Pirates right fielder Nick Buckner put his stamp on his team's 9-5 win over the Chicago (N) Cubs. Buckner went 3-5 with a home run and 2 singles. He scored 2 times and drove in 2 for Pittsburgh in the contest. The first-place Pirates now have a 8-game winning streak.

Ismael Cortéz chipped in for Pittsburgh, stroking a crucial 2-run single in the top of the first inning. For the game, the shortstop was 3-4 with 3 singles and a walk, while adding 2 RBI and scoring once.

"We're just feeding off each other right now," said Buckner.
PITTSBURGH BATTING LINESCORES CHICAGO (N) BATTING LINESCORES
Player AB R H RBI BB K LOB AVG HR RBI
R. Rxo CF 5 1 3 0 0 0 2 .315 25 88
B. Posey C 4 1 1 0 0 1 3 .304 15 69
   Z. Britton P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 0 0
   b-E. Beasley 3B 0 1 0 0 1 0 0 .222 0 3
N. Buckner RF 5 2 3 2 0 0 0 .338 28 95
A. McCarty 1B 4 1 0 1 1 3 2 .271 39 118
I. Cortéz SS 4 1 3 2 1 1 0 .307 2 13
M. Franco 3B 4 1 2 1 0 0 2 .264 23 80
   R. Brothers P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .500 0 0
   c-A. Cousino PH 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .275 7 27
   T. Toussaint P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .250 0 1
K. Baldwin LF 4 1 1 3 0 0 3 .297 10 47
K. Marte 2B 4 0 0 0 0 0 1 .266 4 42
J. Urias P 3 0 2 0 0 1 1 .268 1 3
   J. Quintana P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 0 0
   a-D. Phelps C 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 .336 2 12
Totals 39 9 16 9 3 6 15      
a - D. Phelps substituted for J. Quintana in the 7th
b - E. Beasley substituted for Z. Britton in the 8th
c - A. Cousino pinch hit for R. Brothers in the 9th

BATTING
Doubles: R. Rxo (37, 6th Inning off Z. Davies, 1 on, 2 outs)
Home Runs: K. Baldwin (10, 6th Inning off R. Porcello, 1 on, 1 out) N. Buckner (28, 9th Inning off M. Tanaka, 1 on, 0 outs)
Total Bases: J. Urias 2 , K. Baldwin 4 , M. Franco 2 , B. Posey , I. Cortéz 3 , R. Rxo 4 , N. Buckner 6 , D. Phelps
Runners left in scoring position, 2 outs: K. Baldwin , B. Posey
GIDP: K. Baldwin , A. McCarty , R. Rxo
Sac Fly: K. Baldwin
Team LOB: 9

FIELDING
Errors: T. Toussaint (2) , N. Buckner (3) , K. Marte (6)
Double Plays: 1 (McCarty)
Player AB R H RBI BB K LOB AVG HR RBI
J. Carlisle SS 4 0 2 2 0 2 0 .251 3 27
M. Machado 3B 4 0 0 0 0 1 3 .223 6 50
A. Meadows CF 4 0 1 0 0 0 0 .305 17 100
P. Cooper RF 4 1 0 0 0 1 1 .281 18 64
A. Rizzo 1B 4 1 1 0 0 1 0 .280 25 85
A. Russell 2B 4 0 0 0 0 1 1 .229 15 63
C. Yelich LF 4 1 1 0 0 1 2 .315 15 73
R. McGuire C 4 2 2 1 0 2 2 .277 8 61
M. Matuella P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .072 0 0
   a-M. White PH 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .246 3 11
   H. Owens P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 0 0
   b-R. Baldoquin PH 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .295 1 33
   R. Porcello P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 0 0
   Z. Davies P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.000 0 0
   c-C. Gonzalez PH 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 .224 3 9
   A. Cashner P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 0 0
   E. Rodriguez P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 0 0
   M. Tanaka P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .067 0 3
   d-G. Springer PH 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .232 9 26
Totals 36 5 8 3 0 9 12      
a - M. White pinch hit for M. Matuella in the 3rd
b - R. Baldoquin pinch hit for H. Owens in the 5th
c - C. Gonzalez pinch hit for Z. Davies in the 7th
d - G. Springer pinch hit for M. Tanaka in the 9th

BATTING
Doubles: C. Yelich (28, 3rd Inning off J. Urias, 0 on, 0 outs)
Total Bases: A. Meadows , R. McGuire 2 , J. Carlisle 2 , C. Yelich 2 , A. Rizzo , C. Gonzalez
2-out RBI: R. McGuire , J. Carlisle
Runners left in scoring position, 2 outs: M. Machado , R. Baldoquin
Team LOB: 1

BASERUNNING
CS: J. Carlisle (9)

FIELDING
Double Plays: 3 (Russell-Carlisle-Rizzo, Russell-Carlisle-Rizzo, Russell-Carlisle-Rizzo)
PITTSBURGH PITCHING LINESCORES CHICAGO (N) PITCHING LINESCORES
Player IP H R ER BB K HR PI PS ERA
J. Urias W (9-6) 6.0 4 3 3 0 7 0 98 66 3.78
J. Quintana 0.2 3 2 2 0 1 0 14 8 2.97
Z. Britton H (28) 0.1 1 0 0 0 0 0 6 4 2.87
R. Brothers H (14) 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 9 6 2.76
T. Toussaint 1.0 0 0 0 0 1 0 10 6 4.09
PITCHING
Game Score: J. Urias 59
Batters Faced: J. Urias 22, J. Quintana 5, Z. Britton 2, R. Brothers 3, T. Toussaint 4
Ground Outs - Fly Outs: J. Urias 2-8, J. Quintana 0-1, Z. Britton 0-1, R. Brothers 3-0, T. Toussaint 2-0
Pitches - Strikes: J. Urias 98-66, J. Quintana 14-8, Z. Britton 6-4, R. Brothers 9-6, T. Toussaint 10-6
Inherited Runners - Scored: J. Quintana 1-1 , Z. Britton 2-1
WP: J. Urias 2
Player IP H R ER BB K HR PI PS ERA
M. Matuella L (14-13) 3.0 7 5 5 2 1 0 59 33 4.01
H. Owens 2.0 1 0 0 0 2 0 20 14 4.54
R. Porcello 0.1 2 2 2 0 1 1 16 9 2.85
Z. Davies 1.2 3 0 0 0 1 0 35 19 2.86
A. Cashner 0.2 1 0 0 0 0 0 5 3 5.91
E. Rodriguez 0.1 0 1 1 1 0 0 13 7 2.49
M. Tanaka 1.0 2 1 1 0 1 1 14 11 3.45
PITCHING
Game Score: M. Matuella 22
Batters Faced: M. Matuella 16, H. Owens 6, R. Porcello 3, Z. Davies 8, A. Cashner 3, E. Rodriguez 2, M. Tanaka 5
Ground Outs - Fly Outs: M. Matuella 3-3, H. Owens 2-1, R. Porcello 0-0, Z. Davies 1-3, A. Cashner 1-1, E. Rodriguez 0-1, M. Tanaka 1-1
Pitches - Strikes: M. Matuella 59-33, H. Owens 20-14, R. Porcello 16-9, Z. Davies 35-19, A. Cashner 5-3, E. Rodriguez 13-7, M. Tanaka 14-11
Inherited Runners - Scored: E. Rodriguez 1-0 , M. Tanaka 1-1
GAME NOTES
Player of the Game: Nick Buckner
Ballpark: Wrigley Field
Weather: Partly Cloudy (55 degrees), wind blowing right to left at 11 mph
Start Time: 7:10 pm EST
Time: 3:07
Attendance: 31809
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