Aaron Harang Tagged With Loss in Padres-Pirates Match
Pittsburgh got a 4-3 victory over San Diego on Monday, with James McDonald earning the victory and helping Pirates moneyline bettors cash out.
Pittsburgh was an underdog by +135 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went UNDER the consensus closing total of 7.5.
Pittsburgh got 6 innings from James McDonald, who gave up 2 earned runs on 5 hits, while striking out 5. He earned the victory, while the Pirates got 2 RBIs from Garrett Jones in the win.
San Diego's starting pitcher Aaron Harang worked 5 innings, giving up 5 hits and 4 earned runs while striking out 4 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Ryan Ludwick in a losing cause.
San Diego outhit their counterparts 9-6 in the game.
Joel Hanrahan pitched the final 1 inning for the save. He struck out 1 and allowed 2 hits in his outing.