MAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALL
PITTSBURGH PIRATES AT ATLANTA FIREBIRDS
09/29/2022
 
MAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALL
PITTSBURGH PIRATES AT ATLANTA FIREBIRDS
GAME ID: 2954 - THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 29TH , 2022 - GAME LOG
  1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Pittsburgh Pirates (70-89) 0 0 0 1 1 1 0 0 0 3 9 0
Atlanta Firebirds (59-100) 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 1 4 1
Pittsburgh Beats Atlanta, 3-1
The Pittsburgh Pirates had to overcome a good performance from Atlanta pitcher Cristián Vareas to claim a 3-1 win at SunTrust Park. Vareas went 5.2 innings and allowed 3 runs. Raymond Rodriguez earned his 28th save in 31 chances. Pittsburgh is 4th in the National League East Division with a record of 70-89.

Chris Moody, the 26-year old left fielder , had a direct impact on the outcome. Moody contributed a solo home run in the top of the sixth inning to put Pittsburgh up, 3-1.

Moody called the win "a lesson in teamwork."
PITTSBURGH BATTING LINESCORE ATLANTA BATTING LINESCORE
Player AB R H RBI BB K LOB AVG HR RBI
R. Turner LF 4 0 0 0 0 2 1 .288 3 36
L. Camacho RF 4 1 2 0 0 1 0 .311 1 41
   b-S. Piscotty RF 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .246 1 7
C. Moody 1B 4 1 1 1 0 0 3 .366 5 60
J. Lucas DH 3 0 1 1 0 0 0 .286 0 6
M. Reuter SS 3 0 2 0 0 0 0 .285 4 30
   c-J. García PH 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .234 14 42
   d-A. Valerio SS 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .173 0 8
L. Jean 2B 4 0 1 0 0 0 3 .283 1 33
J. Bowen 3B 4 1 1 0 0 1 4 .239 5 30
J. Rivas C 3 0 0 0 0 0 1 .228 5 19
   a-J. Stallings C 1 0 0 0 0 0 2 .172 0 18
P. Miller CF 3 0 1 1 0 0 0 .226 3 48
Totals 34 3 9 3 0 4 14      
a - J. Stallings substituted for J. Rivas in the 7th
b - S. Piscotty substituted for L. Camacho in the 8th
c - J. García pinch hit for M. Reuter in the 9th
d - A. Valerio substituted for J. García in the 9th

BATTING
Doubles: L. Camacho (37, 4th Inning off C. Vareas, 0 on, 0 outs) , J. Bowen (17, 5th Inning off C. Vareas, 0 on, 1 out) , P. Miller (23, 5th Inning off C. Vareas, 1 on, 2 outs)
Home Runs: C. Moody (5, 6th Inning off C. Vareas, 0 on, 1 out)
Total Bases: L. Camacho 3 , C. Moody 4 , J. Lucas , M. Reuter 2 , L. Jean , J. Bowen 2 , P. Miller 2
2-out RBI: P. Miller
Runners left in scoring position, 2 outs: R. Turner , J. Bowen
GIDP: C. Moody 2 , J. Stallings
Sac Fly: J. Lucas
Team LOB: 5
Player AB R H RBI BB K LOB AVG HR RBI
D. Jones LF 3 0 2 0 0 0 0 .275 20 68
T. Norton C 4 0 0 0 0 2 3 .237 16 64
E. Browning DH 3 0 0 0 0 2 3 .184 3 9
   a-J. Bowers DH 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 .239 6 55
G. Lara 3B 4 0 0 0 0 1 3 .207 17 60
A. Blandino 1B 2 0 0 0 2 0 1 .289 2 19
A. Alcantara RF 4 0 0 0 0 3 2 .235 1 16
A. Ford 2B 3 0 0 0 0 1 2 .160 3 12
   b-W. Gimenez PH 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .261 7 25
J. Gutiérrez CF 3 0 0 0 0 1 0 .296 0 20
N. Pittman SS 3 1 1 1 0 1 2 .283 1 2
Totals 31 1 4 1 2 11 16      
a - J. Bowers substituted for E. Browning in the 8th
b - W. Gimenez pinch hit for A. Ford in the 9th

BATTING
Home Runs: N. Pittman (1, 5th Inning off N. Karns, 0 on, 1 out)
Total Bases: D. Jones 2 , J. Bowers , N. Pittman 4
Runners left in scoring position, 2 outs: , G. Lara 2 , N. Pittman
Hit by Pitch: D. Jones , J. Gutiérrez
Team LOB: 7

BASERUNNING
SB: D. Jones 2 (28)

FIELDING
Errors: A. Ford (6)
Double Plays: 3 (Blandino-Pittman-Blandino, Pittman-Ford-Blandino, Lara-Ford-Blandino)
PITTSBURGH PITCHING LINESCORE ATLANTA PITCHING LINESCORE
Player IP H R ER BB K HR PI ERA   
N. Karns 4.2 3 1 1 1 6 1 92 1.16   
D. Ramos W (5-10) 1.1 0 0 0 1 2 0 22 5.48   
D. Patterson H (3) 1.1 1 0 0 0 1 0 17 5.57   
T. Wagner H (3) 0.2 0 0 0 0 1 0 12 4.02   
R. Rodriguez SV (28) 1.0 0 0 0 0 1 0 9 2.98   
PITCHING
Game Score: N. Karns 59
Batters Faced: N. Karns 20, D. Ramos 5, D. Patterson 5, T. Wagner 2, R. Rodriguez 3
Ground Outs - Fly Outs: N. Karns 4-4, D. Ramos 2-0, D. Patterson 0-3, T. Wagner 1-0, R. Rodriguez 2-0
Pitches - Strikes: N. Karns 92-55, D. Ramos 22-13, D. Patterson 17-10, T. Wagner 12-7, R. Rodriguez 9-8
Inherited Runners - Scored: D. Ramos 1-0 , T. Wagner 1-0
Hit Batsmen: N. Karns 2
Player IP H R ER BB K HR PI ERA   
C. Vareas L (5-4) 5.2 7 3 3 0 3 1 88 5.66   
C. Jackson 3.1 2 0 0 0 1 0 34 5.04   
PITCHING
Game Score: C. Vareas 46
Batters Faced: C. Vareas 24, C. Jackson 11
Ground Outs - Fly Outs: C. Vareas 7-7, C. Jackson 6-1
Pitches - Strikes: C. Vareas 88-56, C. Jackson 34-22
Inherited Runners - Scored: C. Jackson 2-0
WP: C. Vareas
GAME NOTES
Player of the Game: Cristián Vareas
Ballpark: SunTrust Park
Weather: Partly Cloudy (67 degrees), wind blowing out to center at 10 mph
Start Time: 7:20 PM ET
Time: 3:21
Attendance: 13305
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