Doug Mientkiewicz hits an RBI single in the second inning. (Brian Kersey/AP)
By Jenifer Langosch / MLB.com
Right-hander Ian Snell gave up seven runs on nine hits and six walks over four-plus innings, and the Pirates went to drop the series opener to the White Sox. Jason Michaels knocked in a pair of runs for Pittsburgh.
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