The Pirates are going to the playoffs!
- The Pirates and Royals have both officially clinched winning records this season.
– The last time that happened was in 1991, when Nirvana had just released “Nevermind”.
Nate McClouth hit a bunt double.
- James Loney hit a pinch-hit walk off home run.
Alex Rios hit for the cycle.
- He completed it by the end of the sixth inning.
Andy Dirks was intentionally walked.