Recap - Pittsburgh Defeats St. Louis 6-1

St. Louis dropped a 6-1 decision at Busch Stadium on Saturday as Pittsburgh legged out a win behind winning pitcher Jared Hughes.

The Pirates were a +100 underdog in the win. The combined score dipped UNDER the total, which closed at 7.5.

Pittsburgh got 2 innings from Francisco Liriano, who gave up 0 earned runs on 2 hits, while striking out 2. Jared Hughes earned the victory, while the Pirates got 2 RBIs from Gaby Sanchez in the win.

St. Louis' starting pitcher Tyler Lyons worked 6 innings, giving up 4 hits and 4 earned runs while striking out 4 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Matt Adams in a losing cause.

Pittsburgh outhit their counterparts 7-5 in the game.