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Marlins sweep Pirates in series dripping with wildcard drama

Fish squeek out a wild sweep in Pittsburgh

A young Pirates fan could not bear watch as the Marlins swept their way out of Pittsburgh.
A young Pirates fan could not bear watch as the Marlins swept their way out of Pittsburgh.

PITTSBURGH – The Marlins squeeked out a wild, 3-2 win on Sunday as the Fish swept the Pirates in a critical series dripping with wildcard drama.

The Marlins scored the eventual game-winning run on a wild-pitch in the fifth inning on Sunday and Fernando Rodney completed the victory with the save.

Christian Yelich got the scoring started in the first inning with a solo home run, his 15th homer of the season.