The man promising to bring the NL batting crown “home” has barreled-up on that contradiction. Andrew McCutchen returns to PNC Park on Friday night accompanied by the rest of the first-place Pirates and enough flashing numbers to make Elias’ head spin.
McCutchen is also contending for the NL home run crown. His 22 are second to Ryan Braun‘s 26, after McCutchen waited until the Bucs’ 29th game to hit No. 1. READ MORE + VIDEO