Anibal Sanchez Tagged With Loss in Pirates-Tigers Match
Pittsburgh got 1 inning of work from Bryan Morris en route to a 5-3 victory over Detroit on Wednesday at PNC Park.
The Pirates were a +109 underdog in the win. The combined score went OVER the total, which closed at 7.5.
Bryan Morris earned the victory for the Pirates, throwing 1 inning of work, striking out 0, walking 0, and allowing 0 hits and 0 earned runs. That effort was supported by 2 RBIs from Pedro Alvarez in the win.
Detroit's starting pitcher Anibal Sanchez worked 6 2/3 innings, giving up 7 hits and 5 earned runs while striking out 9 in the loss. They got 1 hit from Andy Dirks in a losing cause.
Pittsburgh outhit their counterparts 8-7 in the game.
Jason Grilli pitched the final 1 inning for the save. He struck out 1 and allowed 1 hit in his outing.