Newsclip®: [Sports] Polanco powers Pirates by Braves 8-2 - Houston Chronicle

"PITTSBURGH (AP) — Pittsburgh Pirates manager Clint Hurdle moved Gregory Polanco into the third spot in the lineup earlier this month curious to see what the still somewhat raw left fielder could do. Polanco hit a two-run home off Mike Foltynewicz and later tripled and scored as the Pirates raced by the Atlanta Braves 8-2 on Thursday night for their fourth win in five games. John Jaso went 3 for 4 with a triple, an RBI and two runs scored for the Pirates, who scored 29 runs while taking three of four from the Braves. Jaso led off the bottom of the first with a single and later scored when Starling Marte — returning from paternity leave following the birth of his daughter on Sunday — hit a blooper to right field that fell in front of Nick Markakis to give the Pirates a 2-0 lead. Though at least one Atlanta batter reached base in each of Locke's seven innings, he avoided major trouble to give Pittsburgh's scuffling bullpen a break while allowing two runs",

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