ST. LOUIS, April 28 (UPI) --
Jeff Locke hurled seven innings of shutout ball and Russell Martin
belted two homers Sunday in the Pittsburgh Pirates' 9-0 rout of St. Louis.
Locke (3-1) ran his scoreless innings streak to 13 with the performance, during which he shut the Cardinals down on three hits. The left-hander issued two walks and fanned four.
Martin connected for a solo blast in the second inning and a two-run shot in the ninth, giving him three homers in two games.
Garrett Jones went 3-for-4 with a bases-empty clout and Jose Tabata also went deep for the Bucs, who won the rubber match of a three-game series at Busch Stadium.
St. Louis starter Shelby Miller (3-2) was reached for three runs on seven hits in a 5 2/3-inning effort.
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