Pirates dump Diamondbacks
The Pittsburgh Pirates defeated the Arizona Diamondbacks 8-3 in the opener of a three-game series Tuesday night.
Pittsburgh won the game as +125 underdogs, while the 11 runs made it OVER the posted over/under (9).
Josh Wilson was 2-for-4 with a solo home run to lead the Pirates. Tom Gorzelanny allowed four hits and two runs for the victory.
Justin Upton was 3-for-4 with a solo homer for the Diamondbacks. Micah Owings gave up six hits and four runs over 6 1-3 innings of work.