PITTSBURGH (AP) — Rookie Ke’Bryan Hayes homered for the second sport in a row since being activated from the injured list and drove in three runs to guide the Pittsburgh Pirates to a 9-2 victory over the Miami Marlins on Friday evening.
Hayes hit a two-lunge dwelling lunge within the first inning and an RBI single all the plan thru a five-lunge sixth that broke the sport open. He also linked Thursday in his first sport after missing two months with a sprained left wrist alongside with his father, used most essential league third baseman Charlie Hayes, watched from the stands.
NL hits leader Adam Frazier had two hits, two RBIs and three runs scored for Pittsburgh. Hayes, Bryan Reynolds and Erik Gonzalez also had two hits every.
Rookie Jose Devers hit two doubles for Miami and Sandy Leon had two hits. Along with his team down seven runs, Leon moved from catcher to pitcher within the eighth inning and retired the aspect in uncover.
Miami rookie Cody Poteet (2-2) used to be eliminated with two outs within the third inning with a strained medial collateral ligament in his right knee. Making his fifth occupation originate, Poteet gave up three runs and walked four.
A evening earlier, Marlins starter Elieser Hernandez used to be forced from the sport with a strained right quadriceps.
The Pirates’ Mitch Keller used to be lifted for a pinch-hitter within the underside of the second thanks to a heat-connected sickness. Keller walked the bases loaded then gave up a two-lunge double to Devers within the prime of the inning that pulled the Marlins into a 2-2 tie.
RBI singles by Gregory Polanco within the third and Frazier within the fourth set the Pirates ahead for wonderful at 4-2. Jacob Stallings’ two-lunge single capped the five-lunge sixth a evening after his three-lunge double within the eighth inning gave the Pirates a 5-3 receive.
Duane Underwood Jr. (2-2) pitched two scoreless innings in reduction of Keller.
Pirates first baseman Will Craig used to be designated for assignment to optimistic a roster establish for the activation of right-hander JT Brubaker from the COVID-19 injured list.
The Pirates’ first-round draft receive in 2016, Craig hit right .217 with one dwelling lunge in 18 video games.
Brubaker used to be required to battle thru the COVID-19 consumption project after being reinstated from the bereavement list Thursday. He used to be faraway from the team following the dying of his grandmother.
Marlins: Hernandez used to be placed on the 10-day injured list. He used to be concern whereas working the bases in his first sport abet after missing two months with right biceps inflammation. … OF Lewis Brinson used to be recalled from Triple-A Jacksonville right sooner or later after being activated from the IL and sent to the minor leagues. Brinson had been sidelined by a sprained left center finger.
Marlins rookie LHP Trevor Rogers (6-3, 1.87 ERA) faces Pirates RHP Tear DeJong (0-0, 1.80) on Saturday. Rogers is the first pitcher with a minimum of 76 strikeouts and an ERA under 2.00 within the first 11 starts of a season in Marlins’ history. DeJong will be making his second originate since being known as up from Triple-A Indianapolis.