Phoenix (USA), May 15.- First baseman Josh Bell hit a pair of homers and finished with four RBIs for the Pittsburgh Pirates, who beat the Arizona Diamondbacks 6-2.
Bell (12) hit two homers, initiating the punishment against the Diamindbacks in the fifth inning, with a runner in front, on receiving pitcher Luke Weaver’s pitches.
In the eighth inning he sent the ball back to the street with a runner ahead when he caught the serpentine relay Zack Godley.
The victory was credited to starter Joe Musgrove (2-4) in seven episodes.
For the Diamondbacks the defeated was Weaver (3-2) in six innings.