Francisco Liriano Earns Win in Pittsburgh vs Milwaukee Game
Pittsburgh got 5 2/3 innings of work from Francisco Liriano en route to a 7-1 victory over Milwaukee on Thursday at PNC Park.
The Pirates were a -151 favorite in the win. The combined score dipped UNDER the total, which closed at 8.5.
Pittsburgh got 5 2/3 innings from Francisco Liriano, who gave up 1 earned run on 6 hits, while striking out 7. He earned the victory, while the Pirates got 3 RBIs from Travis Snider in the win.
Milwaukee got a 5-inning outing from Hiram Burgos in the loss. He gave up 3 earned runs, 1 walk and 8 hits in his time on the mound, while Jean Segura had 2 hits in the loss for the Brewers.
Pittsburgh enjoyed an edge at the plate with a 13-6 advantage in hits.
Pittsburgh looks to continue its winning ways next game with a battle against Houston. Milwaukee will aim to get back on the winning track at St. Louis.