Surging McCutchen, Pirates go for series win over Rockies
career best established in 2010. Walker is batting .485 with three home runs, 14 RBI, 20 runs and 32 hits during his streak. Erik Bedard got back into the win column by holding Colorado to two runs, one of which was earned, in 6 2/3 innings. Joel Hanrahan
Pirates beat Rockies
extended his hitting streak to 17 games with a 2- for-3 night. The duo and the rest of the Pirates offense made a winner of Erik Bedard (5-10) for the first time since June 8. The southpaw gave up one earned run on eight hits over 6 2/3 frames
Pirates hope to rebound vs. Rockies
games on their six-game road trip, and another setback would give them back-to-back losses in series since May 18-23. Erik Bedard hasn't won since June 8 and will take the mound for the Pirates tonight. He is 0-4 with a 7.99 earned run average
Garcia TKOs Khan in title unification bout
stumbled and touched his glove to the canvas, signaling another knockdown. A native of Great Britain, the 25-year-old Khan appeared in his eighth title fight. Garcia was coming off a 12-round unanimous decision over Erik Morales in March.