View Full Version : Pirates rally late to complete sweep of Angels

06-24-2013, 06:51 AM
To pull off their first-ever road series sweep against an American League club, the Pirates went back to playing National League-style baseball.

The Pirates on Sunday gave up their designated hitter during a three-run rally in the ninth inning. In the 10th, they used a sacrifice bunt to ignite a four-run outburst that upended the Los Angeles Angels, 10-9.

It's the first time the Pirates swept an interleague road series. They've won only six of 31 three-game road sets against American League teams and have been swept 14 times..............

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