Pittsburgh Pirates vs Baltimore Orioles Wrap - Pittsburgh Wins 9-8
Pittsburgh got a 9-8 victory over Baltimore on Wednesday, with Bryan Morris earning the victory and helping Pirates moneyline bettors cash out.
Pittsburgh was favored by -122 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went OVER the consensus closing total of 7.5.
Bryan Morris earned the victory for the Pirates, throwing 1 innings of work, striking out 1, walking 2, and allowing 3 hits and 1 earned runs. That effort was supported by 2 RBIs from Starling Marte in the win.
Baltimore got a 1-inning outing from Chris Tillman in the loss. He gave up 6 earned runs, 3 walks and 6 hits in his time on the mound, while Nelson Cruz had 3 hits in the loss for the Orioles.
Mark Melancon pitched the final 1 innings for the save. He struck out 2 and allowed 0 hits in his outing.
Pittsburgh looks to continue its winning ways next game with a battle against Washington. Baltimore will aim to get back on the winning track vs. Cleveland.