Pittsburgh vs Colorado Game Final 8-4 - Charlie Morton Earns Win
|Pittsburgh vs Colorado Game Final 8-4 - Charlie Morton Earns Win|
Pittsburgh got 5 1/3 innings of work from Charlie Morton en route to an 8-4 victory over Colorado on Sunday at Coors Field.
Pittsburgh was an underdog by +176 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went OVER the consensus closing total of 8.5.
Pittsburgh got 5 1/3 innings from Charlie Morton, who gave up 4 earned runs on 7 hits, while striking out 1. He earned the victory, while the Pirates got 3 RBIs from Garrett Jones in the win.
Colorado's starting pitcher Ubaldo Jimenez worked 4 innings, giving up 6 hits and 4 earned runs while striking out 6 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Dexter Fowler in a losing cause.
The battle of the bats favored Pittsburgh as they had 12 hits, while Colorado only had 9.
Pittsburgh looks to continue its winning ways next game with a battle against San Diego. Colorado will aim to get back on the winning track at Arizona.