Pittsburgh Pirates Final Score 11-5, April 5

By JJ Duncan on
The Pittsburgh Pirates made their home town fans proud Monday by demolishing the Los Angeles Dodgers by 11 to 5 in their opening game. It's the fourth time in a row that the Pirates have won their season opener, and their high-powered offense masked the fact that the Pirates of the lowest team salary in the league at $34 million. Outfielder Ryan Church, who had one run and three RBIs, implied that the team had been spurred on by talk that the Pirates may be fielding one of the worst teams...Read Full Story