Pittsburgh Falls 2-1 Against Toronto - Game Recap
Brandon Morrow reached double figures in strikeouts, fanning 10 Pirates en route to a 2-1 win over Pittsburgh on Wednesday at Rogers Centre.
Toronto won as a -185 favorite, while Over-Under bettors who played UNDER the total of 8.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Toronto got 7 innings from Brandon Morrow, who gave up 1 earned run on 4 hits, while striking out 10. He earned the victory, while the Blue Jays got 1 RBI from Yunel Escobar in the win.
Pittsburgh's starting pitcher Paul Maholm worked 7 innings, giving up 9 hits and 2 earned runs while striking out 1 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Ronny Cedeno in a losing cause.
The battle of the bats favored Toronto as they had 9 hits, while Pittsburgh only had 4.
Frank Francisco pitched the final 1 inning for the save. He struck out 0 and allowed 0 hits in his outing.