Pittsburgh Falls 10-0 to San Francisco - Recap
San Francisco scored early and often on Thursday, sprinting to a lead and into double figures with a 10-0 win over Pittsburgh.
The Giants were a -125 favorite in the win. The combined score went OVER the total, which closed at 7.5.
Matt Cain earned the victory for the Giants, throwing 6 2/3 innings of work, striking out 3, walking 2, and allowing 2 hits and 0 earned runs. That effort was supported by 3 RBIs from Hunter Pence in the win.
Pittsburgh's starting pitcher Charlie Morton worked 5 innings, giving up 7 hits and 2 earned runs while striking out 5 in the loss. They got 1 hit from Travis Snider in a losing cause.
The battle of the bats favored San Francisco as they had 17 hits, while Pittsburgh only had 3.
San Francisco looks to continue its winning ways next game with a battle against Atlanta. Pittsburgh will aim to get back on the winning track vs Los Angeles.