Brandon Cumpton vs Chris Tillman Tilt Ends in Baltimore 6-5 Win
|Brandon Cumpton vs Chris Tillman Tilt Ends in Baltimore 6-5 Win|
The battle wasn't settled until inning No. 10 as Pittsburgh was handed a 6-5 defeat against Baltimore on Thursday at Camden Yards.
Baltimore won as a -131 favorite, while Over-Under bettors who played OVER the total of 8.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Tommy Hunter earned the victory for the Orioles, throwing 2/3 innings of work, striking out 1, walking 0, and allowing 0 hits and 0 earned runs. That effort was supported by 2 RBIs from Matt Wieters in the win.
Pittsburgh's starting pitcher Brandon Cumpton worked 5 2/3 innings, giving up 7 hits and 4 earned runs while striking out 0 in the loss. They got 4 hits from Gaby Sanchez in a losing cause.
The battle of the bats favored Baltimore as they had 12 hits, while Pittsburgh only had 11.
Baltimore looks to continue its winning ways next game with a battle against Minnesota. Pittsburgh will aim to get back on the winning track vs Toronto.