Pirates Rookie Jack Suwinski Has 3 HR’s Including A Walk-off

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Pittsburgh Pirates rookie outfielder stole the show Sunday, swatting 3 HR’s including the game winning walk-off shot that gave the Buc’s a 4-3 win.

The Elias Sports Bureau says he is the first rookie in MLB history to have 3 HR’s including a walk-off. The last Pirate rookie to hit 3 Home Runs in a game was Andrew McCutcheon in 2009. The win for the Pirates was only their second in their last 12 games.

Jack Suwinski was recalled to the big leagues on April 26th after starting the season at Triple A Altoona. Since his call up, he is batting .230, with 11 HR’s, 19 RBI’s and 2 SB’s.

Written by Bill Graff

Lifelong fan of all things sports and of common sense. I watch a lot of sports, just ask my wife. Go Terps. I've got soul, but I'm not a soldier.

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