Colorado vs Pittsburgh Final: 5-4 - Recap
Colorado grabbed a 5-4 win over Pittsburgh on Monday, as Rex Brothers was credited with a win at Coors Field.
Colorado won as a -109 favorite, while Over-Under bettors who played UNDER the total of 10.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Rex Brothers earned the victory for the Rockies, throwing 2/3 innings of work, striking out 0, walking 0, and allowing 2 hits and 1 earned run. That effort was supported by 2 RBIs from Eric Young in the win.
Pittsburgh got a 7-inning outing from Jeffrey Karstens in the loss. He gave up 4 earned runs, 2 walks and 6 hits in his time on the mound, while Neil Walker had 3 hits in the loss for the Pirates.
The battle of the bats favored Pittsburgh as they had 11 hits, while Colorado only had 9.