Milwaukee, WI (NNCNOW.com) --- Jeff Locke pitched six shutout innings for Pittsburgh and the Pirates hit four home runs to beat the Brewers 5-2 on Saturday.
Mike Fiers got the start in place of Kyle Lohse, lasting just four innings and giving up four runs including three home runs.
Carlos Gomez had two home runs for Milwaukee. It was Gomez's first career multi-home run game.
Pedro Alvarez went deep twice, Andrew McCutchen and Neil Walker also homered for Pittsburgh.
The Pirates and Brewers meet on Sunday at 1:10 p.m. in the rubber match.
Posted by Sarah Wheeler