A.J. Burnett vs Juan Nicasio Battle Sees Pittsburgh Fall 6-4
Colorado got 1/3 innings of work from Wilton Lopez en route to a 6-4 victory over Pittsburgh on Saturday at Coors Field.
Colorado won as a +123 underdog, while Over-Under bettors who played OVER the total of 9.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Colorado got 5 2/3 innings from Juan Nicasio, who gave up 3 earned runs on 6 hits, while striking out 4. Wilton Lopez earned the victory, while the Rockies got 2 RBIs from Dexter Fowler in the win.
Pittsburgh's starting pitcher A.J. Burnett worked 5 2/3 innings, giving up 8 hits and 5 earned runs while striking out 8 in the loss. They got 3 hits from Russell Martin in a losing cause.
Rex Brothers pitched the final 1 inning for the save. He struck out 2 and allowed 2 hits in his outing.