Pittsburgh vs Chicago Wrap - Chicago Wins 14-4
Chicago went on a scoring spree on Monday at Wrigley Field, running up a 14-4 win against Pittsburgh and throwing fear into UNDER bettors in baseball betting action.
The Cubs were a +109 underdog in the win. The combined score went OVER the total, which closed at 8.5.
Chicago got 5 innings from Justin Germano, who gave up 2 earned runs on 4 hits, while striking out 3. He earned the victory, while the Cubs got 4 RBIs from Darwin Barney in the win.
Pittsburgh got a 4 1/3-inning outing from Erik Bedard in the loss. He gave up 8 earned runs, 2 walks and 7 hits in his time on the mound, while Starling Marte had 3 hits in the loss for the Pirates.
The battle of the bats favored Chicago as they had 14 hits, while Pittsburgh only had 8.