locke Jeff Locke’s (9-4, 3.22 ERA) woes continued Tuesday night in the Pirates 7-6 to the Milwaukee Brewers. Locke allowed 8 hits and 5 earned runs in just 4 2/3 innings. It marked the sixth straight start Locke was unable to go six innings as his time in the Pirates rotation is now running out. Locke’s numbers are brutual in the month of August: 22.2 IP, 35 Hits, 21 Runs, 20 ER, 16 BB, 16 SO, 7.94 ERA.