Pirates' Marte leaves due to side injury

Pirates aim for season sweep over White Sox

The starters for Wednesday's second game of a short interleague series and final meeting of the season between the Pittsburgh Pirates and Chicago White Sox weren't set until Tuesday. Trevor Williams started for the Pirates, and did not allow a run over seven innings. Williams said he didn't make any drastic changes to his approach, and credited the pitcher-friendly PNC Park as an aid.

Chicago has lost eight of nine and 12 of 14, dropping to a major league-worst 10-28. Williams has just a 35/20 K/BB ratio over 53 innings this season, but he's now won five games and will carry a 2.72 ERA and 1.13 WHIP into Sunday's outing against the Padres at home. May. The White Sox have matched the poorest 38-game start in team history. Marte doubled and scored in the bottom of the first inning.

Kyle Crick and Richard Rodriguez completed the seven-hitter for Pittsburgh's major league league-best seventh shutout. He didn't appear to be hobbled on the basepaths, but he was replaced by Sean Rodriguez in center field between innings. In the bottom of the first inning, he doubled to left field and later scored.

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According to The Mail , Thomas was approached by a paparazzi to stage "fake photographs" which he would then be paid for. There is now speculation Meghan's mother Doria will walk her down the aisle .

Meanwhile, the over is 7-0 in the Pirates' last seven Wednesday games and 4-1-1 in their last six in game two of a series. "I feel like, for the most part, we were anticipating slower, earlier and it kind of just worked out for us". In 39.2 innings and a 2-3 record this year, Taillon has a 4.08 ERA with 35 Ks.

Rodriguez and Bell had run-scoring hits in the second to push the lead to 6-0, and Polanco, who also had two hits, capped the scoring in the sixth.

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