Taillon shines for Pirates

BRADENTON, Fla. — Jameson Taillon struck out six over five innings and helped the Pittsburgh Pirates beat the Boston Red Sox, 8-1, in a spring training game on Sunday.

Taillon gave up four hits one unearned run, while Francisco Liriano, Nick Burdi and Brandon Maurer finished the game without giving up any runs.

Corey Dickerson and Starling Marte each homered for the Pirates, and Taillon drove in a run.