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McCutchen has 3 homers through 6 innings vs. Rockies

Andrew McCutchen has hit three homers through six innings for the Pittsburgh Pirates against the Colorado Rockies.

Tuesday night marks the second time McCutchen has hit three homers in a game. The other time he accomplished the feat was Aug. 1, 2009, against Washington.

McCutchen hit solo shots in the first and second innings off starter Jorge De La Rosa, and then he lined a three-run homer to right off reliever Christian Bergman in the sixth. Entering the game, McCutchen was in a 3-for-23 funk on this road trip. But he quickly rediscovered his swing and now has five homers this season.

The major league record for homers in a game is four, done 16 times, according...