Found April 25, 2013 on Raise the Jolly Roger!:
The Pirates came back to steal another victory from the Phillies on Thursday afternoon, clinching a big series win. The Bucs put their late-inning resolve on display yet again and won a crucial battle of bullpens for the second game in a row. James McDonald looked very sharp to open the game, but he faltered a bit and fell victim to the usual problem for Pirates starters: failing to go deep in to the game. After a great first few innings, J-Mac allowed a run in the fourth on a walk, wild pitch, and double. He posted a zero in the fifth but the Phillies hit some balls hard. In the sixth, he couldn’t record an out. As a result, James’ line was disappointing (5 innings, 3 runs) but he did show some more improved stuff (good velocity and better command) early in the game, which was encouraging. Cliff Lee was able to out-do James in the early going, but Gaby Sanchez destroyed a solo bomb off him in the sixth to tie the game at one. Once the Phils took the lead in the bottom of the inning...
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