5 years ago

Pedro Alvarez went 2-for-5 with two home runs, five RBI, and two runs scored in Sunday's 13-9 loss to the Cubs.

Alvarez hit his 28th round-tripper of the season in the fifth and then his 29th the very next inning off of left-hander Jeff Beliveau. Alvarez is now batting .244 during his 2012 campaign. The Pirates fall to 73-72 on the season.