Pirates-Nats postponed by rainMay 17, 2011 - 2:36 PM
A makeup date has not yet been announced. The Pirates will return to the nation's capital for a three-game set from July 1-3.
The Nationals won Monday's opener of what was originally a two-game series, 4-2.
Washington is next headed to New York for a two-game set against the Mets, while the Pirates will continue a disastrous road trip with two games in Cincinnati. Pittsburgh suffered through a three-game sweep in Milwaukee to start the swing and has lost six in a row overall.
- PITTSBURGH: 2
May 16 9:49 PM
- Danny Espinosa one-out, two-run Home Run (5) to right scored Laynce Nix. Jerry Hairston Jr. is due up.
Pirates 2, Nationals 4 Bot 7, 1 OutMay 16 9:14 PM
- Andrew McCutchen tripled to right scoring Ronny Cedeno.. Runner on third with one out and Jose Tabata due up.
Pirates 2, Nationals 2 Top 7, 1 OutMay 16 9:00 PM
- Jerry Hairston Jr. two-out, solo Home Run (2) to left-center. John Lannan is due up.
Pirates 1, Nationals 2 Bot 5, 2 OutsMay 16 8:34 PM
- Wilson Ramos singled to left scoring Ian Desmond. On the play, Jayson Werth advances to second. Runners on first and second with one out and Adam LaRoche due up.
Pirates 1, Nationals 1 Bot 1, 1 OutMay 16 7:30 PM
- Steve Pearce's infield single to third scored Andrew McCutchen. On the play, Matt Diaz advances to second. Runners on first and second with two outs and Brandon Wood due up.
Pirates 1, Nationals 0 Top 1, 2 OutsMay 16 7:16 PM
- PITTSBURGH: 0
Top 1, 0 Outs
May 16 7:06 PM
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