Pittsburgh vs Detroit Final: 6-2 - Recap
|Pittsburgh vs Detroit Final: 6-2 - Recap|
Detroit dropped a 6-2 decision at PNC Park on Saturday as Pittsburgh legged out a win behind winning pitcher Kevin Correia.
The Pirates were a +115 underdog in the win. The combined score went OVER the total, which closed at 7.5.
Pittsburgh got 6 2/3 innings from Kevin Correia, who gave up 2 earned runs on 7 hits, while striking out 4. He earned the victory, while the Pirates got 2 RBIs from Matt Diaz in the win.
Detroit got a 5 2/3-inning outing from Max Scherzer in the loss. He gave up 3 earned runs, 0 walks and 7 hits in his time on the mound, while Miguel Cabrera had 2 hits in the loss for the Tigers.
Pittsburgh enjoyed an edge at the plate with a 12-10 advantage in hits.
Joel Hanrahan pitched the final 1 inning for the save. He struck out 1 and allowed 1 hit in his outing.