December 17, 2014
PITTSBURGH - Trent Oeltjen hit a home run in his major league debut on Thursday.
Oeltjen homered during the 8th inning of the Diamondbacks 11-6 win over the Pirates. That home run tied the game at 6, and pushed it into extra innings.
Oeltjen was 2-6 in his debut. He was called-up from the Reno Aces on Thursday afternoon.
His former Aces' teammate also came up big. Alex Romero hit the go-ahead two-run double in the 12th inning. Romero was 4-7 with 3 RBI.