Pittsburgh vs Atlanta Game Final 4-2 - Erik Bedard Earns Win
Pittsburgh got a 4-2 victory over Atlanta on Saturday, with Erik Bedard earning the victory and helping Pirates moneyline bettors cash out.
The Pirates were a +128 underdog in the win. The combined score dipped UNDER the total, which closed at 7.5.
Pittsburgh got 5 innings from Erik Bedard, who gave up 1 earned run on 5 hits, while striking out 9. He earned the victory, while the Pirates got 1 RBI from Alex Presley in the win.
Atlanta's starting pitcher Randall Delgado worked 4 1/3 innings, giving up 8 hits and 4 earned runs while striking out 4 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Michael Bourn in a losing cause.
The battle of the bats favored Pittsburgh as they had 9 hits, while Atlanta only had 8.
Joel Hanrahan pitched the final 1 inning for the save. He struck out 2 and allowed 0 hits in his outing.