The Pirates also won the first game 3-1 behind seven scoreless innings from Jon Niese.
Niese (6-2) gave up four hits, walked two and struck out two.
Love is in the NBA’s concussion protocol after being hit in the back of the head during Game 2 on Sunday night.
Eight softball players from the Mahoning Valley earn 2016 All-State honors.
Ian Cole, Evgeni Malkin and Eric Fehr scored and Matt Murray made 23 saves.
Both left-handers were pushed back to Tuesday night.
Brookfield and LaBrae each won a playoff game last season.
The Youngstown Phantoms have promoted long-time assistant coach Brad Patterson to be the new head coach of the team effective immediately.
It’s the first time James has ever lost seven straight to the same opponent.
At least two of the White Tier members have advanced to the playoffs in each of the last four seasons.
Lindor, Carlos Santana and rookie Tyler Naquin homered in the fifth. Mike Napoli connected in the fourth.
Pujols also had a sacrifice fly in the first inning to give him three RBIs in the game.
Joonas Donskoi saved the series for San Jose, scoring on a turnaround wrist shot in overtime to give the Sharks a 3-2 victory over the Pengu…
Lindor, whose two-run homer came in the seventh inning, became the first Indians player to record three extra-base hits in a game this seaso…
The Angels scored four runs in the eighth inning, including RBI doubles by Yunel Escobar and Carlos Perez.
Canfield won their first outright league title since 2005 (MAC) last year.
The Raiders’ historic season ended with an 8-3 loss to Wheelersburg in the Division III State Championship Saturday.
Considered one of the greatest boxers to ever put on a pair of gloves, Ali retired with a 56-5 record.
Weaver had been 1-4 with a 6.43 ERA in his previous six starts.
Tyler Naquin hit his first major league home run.