Pit 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 4 0 5
Bos 0 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 3
Date of game: 3/23/2013

Recap: Boston vs. Pittsburgh

Fort Myers, FL (Sports Network) - Pedro Alvarez hit a two-run home run as the Pittsburgh Pirates took a 5-3 win over the Boston Red Sox in preseason action.

Garrett Jones hit a solo home run while Alex Presley drove in a run and scored once for the Pirates. Jeff Locke was charged with three runs -- two earned -- on seven hits with a walk in four innings.

Jarrod Saltalamacchia went 2-for-3 with an RBI and a run scored for the Red Sox. Clay Buchholz was charged with a run on four hits with a walk and five strikeouts over 5 1/3 innings.

Game Notes

Leinart, Crouch headline 2016 College HOF ballot

Former Heisman Trophy winners Matt Leinart, Eric Crouch and Rashaan Salaam are among 76 Football Bowl Subdivision players on the ballot for election into the 2016 class of the College Football Hall of Fame.

NASCAR News
The Inside Line: Halfway to the Sprint Cup Chase

The regular season in the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series has reached its midpoint, with 13 races completed and 13 to go before the championship Chase begins.

Blue Jays activate Navarro from DL

The Toronto Blue Jays activated catcher Dioner Navarro from the 15-day disabled list following a 2-0 loss to the Washington Nationals in the opener of Tuesday's doubleheader.

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