Pittsburgh walks off the Expos on a one-out double to Left Field
Expos play well but Pirates still end up winning
by Ian MacDONALD, Montreal Gazette
Things are getting tougher for the Expos. They played better than they have been and against a much stronger team — but they still lost.
This one took 10 innings and Grandpa Willie Stargel of the Pirates family had to almost literally deliver a knockout blow before the World champion Bucs survived 5-4.
“We’re being tested,” understated right-hander Steve Rodgers who pitched a super eight innings after one mistake in the first but had to be satisfied with a no-decision.