Corey Dickerson

CLEVELAND | Marte, Polanco, Bell HR; Bucs beat Indians for 11th straight

CLEVELAND — Starling Marte, Gregory Polanco and Josh Bell each hit a two-run homer, and the Pittsburgh Pirates beat the Cleveland Indians 9-4 on Tuesday night for their 11th straight win. The Pirates routed the Indians for the second straight night. Marte homered in the first inning, drove in three runs and extended his career-high … Continue reading CLEVELAND | Marte, Polanco, Bell HR; Bucs beat Indians for 11th straight

CINCINNATI | Dickerson homers again as Pirates sweep Reds with 9-2 win

CINCINNATI  — Corey Dickerson and the Pittsburgh Pirates are so hot even Ivan Nova is contributing at the plate. Dickerson homered for the fourth time in three days, and the Pirates beat the Cincinnati Reds 9-2 on Sunday for their ninth straight victory. Dickerson and Starling Marte hit consecutive homers off Matt Harvey during Pittsburgh’s … Continue reading CINCINNATI | Dickerson homers again as Pirates sweep Reds with 9-2 win

LEADING OFF: Carpenter’s HR binge, deGrom vs Yanks at night

A look at what’s happening around the majors Sunday: POWER SURGE Matt Carpenter tries to homer in his seventh straight game when the Cardinals complete a five-game series against the rival Cubs at Wrigley Field. The teams split a day-night doubleheader Saturday and Carpenter homered in both ends — even though he didn’t start the … Continue reading LEADING OFF: Carpenter’s HR binge, deGrom vs Yanks at night

CINCINNATI | Dickerson hits 2 HRs, Pirates beat Reds for 8th straight win

CINCINNATI — Corey Dickerson hit two first-pitch home runs, rookie Nick Kingham overcame another Cincinnati rain delay to pitch six shutout innings and drive in two runs, and the Pittsburgh Pirates beat the Reds 6-2 Saturday for their season-high eighth straight win. Dickerson homered on the first pitches he saw from Anthony DeSclafani (4-3) in … Continue reading CINCINNATI | Dickerson hits 2 HRs, Pirates beat Reds for 8th straight win