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L 2-4
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W 8-2
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Brubaker pitches, hits Pirates to 7-1 win over slumping Cubs

PITTSBURGH (AP) JT Brubaker pitched into the sixth inning and had the first three RBIs of his career to lead the Pittsburgh Pirates over the Chicago Cubs 7-1 on Sunday.

Brubaker (1-0) allowed one run and four hits in 5 1/3 innings with four strikeouts and one walk. His two-run single down the right-field line capped a three-run second inning and gave the Pirates a 3-1 lead.

"I just wanted to put the ball in play," said Brubaker, who is 2 for 4 this season after also getting a hit in his first career at-bat. "He threw me a fastball and I put a swing on it. If you asked me where it was in the zone, though, I couldn't even tell you. I'm not that kind of hitter."

AVG: P. Evans.391
HR: P. Evans3
RBI: C. Moran5
SB: A. Alford1
W: S. Howard1
ERA: M. Keller4.50
Saves: R. Rodríguez1
K: T. Anderson12
NL Central
Cincinnati 63.667-
Milwaukee 54.5561
St. Louis 54.5561
Chi Cubs 45.4442
Pittsburgh 36.3333
Full Standings
General Batting (Rank)
AVG: .212 (23)
Runs: 27 (25)
Hits: 55 (20)
Home Runs: 8 (23)
Stolen Bases: 3 (19)
OBP: .309 (15)
SLG: .362 (22)
Total Bases: 94 (22)
General Pitching (Rank)
Earned Run Average: 6.04 (28)
Runs Allowed: 48 (25)
Saves: 1 (27)
Strikeouts: 83 (11)
OpBA: .258 (26)
OBP: .336 (23)
SLG: .480 (26)
Run Support: 3.63 (24)
Date Player Transactions
4/5 K. Keller Traded Los Angeles (for cash considerations)
4/5 K. Keller Sent to Minors
4/5 E. Santana Designated for Assignment
4/4 T. Bashlor Designated for Assignment
4/4 K. Crick Removed From 10-Day IL (COVID-19 injured list (intake testing))
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Date Player Status
4/4 K. Hayes Jammed left wrist (on 10-day IL)
4/1 S. Brault Left lat strain (on 60-day IL)
4/1 K. Crick COVID-19 injured list (intake testing) (10-day IL)
3/29 C. Ponce Right forearm tightness (on 10-day IL)
3/12 B. Cederlind Right elbow surgery - out for season (on 60-day IL)
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