Colorado vs Pittsburgh Recap - Rockies Over Pirates 7-1
Colorado grabbed a 7-1 win over Pittsburgh on Thursday, as Esmil Rogers was credited with a win at PNC Park.
Colorado was an underdog by -101 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went UNDER the consensus closing total of 8.5.
Colorado got 7 1/3 innings from Esmil Rogers, who gave up 1 earned run on 4 hits, while striking out 7. He earned the victory, while the Rockies got 3 RBIs from Troy Tulowitzki in the win.
Pittsburgh's starting pitcher Paul Maholm worked 5 1/3 innings, giving up 8 hits and 3 earned runs while striking out 1 in the loss. They got 1 hit from Jose Tabata in a losing cause.
Colorado outhit their counterparts 11-4 in the game.