Pirates blank Cubs
|Pirates blank Cubs|
A day after getting shut out, the Pittsburgh Pirates returned the favor as they defeated the Chicago Cubs 4-0 in the opener of a doubleheader Wednesday at Wrigley Field.
The Pirates won the game as +220 underdogs, while the teams played UNDER the posted over/under (8).
Jason Jaramillo drove in a pair of runs to lead the Pirates. Charlie Morton tossed a four-hit complete-game shutout for the win.
Ted Lilly gave up five hits and four runs over seven innings in the loss.