St. Louis Pittsburgh Game Ends in 6-4 Pirates Victory - Recap
Pittsburgh grabbed a 6-4 win over St. Louis on Friday, as Justin Wilson was credited with a win at PNC Park.
Pittsburgh won as a +110 underdog, while Over-Under bettors who played OVER the total of 7.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Justin Wilson earned the victory for the Pirates, throwing 1/3 innings of work, striking out 1, walking 0, and allowing 0 hits and 0 earned runs. That effort was supported by 4 RBIs from Neil Walker in the win.
St. Louis' starting pitcher Michael Wacha worked 5 innings, giving up 7 hits and 3 earned runs while striking out 0 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Jhonny Peralta in a losing cause.
The battle of the bats favored Pittsburgh as they had 12 hits, while St. Louis only had 9.
The game was closed out by Mark Melancon who got the final outs in the victory. He allowed 1 hit, 0 walks and fanned 0 batters to earn the save.