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Pirates 2, Rockies 1

Pirates 2, Rockies 1

PITTSBURGH — The Pirates' Starling Marte and John Jaso had two hits each and made fine defensive plays to help Gerrit Cole navigate through seven shaky innings. Cole scattered 10 hits and a walk as he won his second straight start. David Freese snapped a tie at 1 with a two-out single in the sixth to give the Pirates their fifth win in six games and eighth straight over the Rockies. Mark Melancon worked around two singles in a scoreless ninth for his 14th save in 15 opportunities.

Pirates 2, Rockies 1 05/20/16 [Last modified: Friday, May 20, 2016 10:43pm]
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