The Arizona Diamondbacks defeated the Pittsburgh Pirates 3-0 last night in the opening game of a four-game series. It was the 11th time this season the Pirates were shutout in a game. They managed just three hits in the game. Arizona starting pitcher Zac Gallen pitched seven shutout innings, striking out eight.
The two teams play again tonight at 9:40pm. Pre-game on WISR begins at 9:15pm.