Kevin Correia vs Jhoulys Chacin Battle Sees Colorado Fall 3-0
Pittsburgh got a shutout performance from its pitching staff en route to a 3-0 victory over Colorado on Friday at Coors Field.
Pittsburgh was an underdog by +181 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went UNDER the consensus closing total of 8.5.
Pittsburgh got 6 2/3 innings from Kevin Correia, who gave up 0 earned runs on 3 hits, while striking out 4. He earned the victory, while the Pirates got 1 RBI from Andrew McCutchen in the win.
Colorado got a 7-inning outing from Jhoulys Chacin in the loss. He gave up 3 earned runs, 0 walks and 6 hits in his time on the mound, while Carlos Gonzalez had 1 hit in the loss for the Rockies.
The battle of the bats favored Pittsburgh as they had 6 hits, while Colorado only had 5.
The game was closed out by Joel Hanrahan who got the final outs in the victory. He allowed 1 hit, 0 walks and fanned 1 batter to earn the save.