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Rockies' 3-2 Win Finishes Off Sweep Of Pirates

Rockies' 3-2 Win Finishes Off Sweep Of Pirates

Posted by Mike Rice

DENVER (AP) -- Nolan Arenado hit a go-ahead double in the seventh inning and the Colorado Rockies beat Pittsburgh 3-2 Sunday for a three-game sweep of the NL Central-leading Pirates.

The Pirates came to Coors Field this weekend with a five-game winning streak. They hold a three-game edge over St. Louis, and visit the Cardinals for a three-game series starting Tuesday night.

Pedro Alvarez homered for the Pirates.

 

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