James McDonald Earns Win in Colorado vs Pittsburgh Game
Pittsburgh grabbed a 9-6 win over Colorado on Wednesday, as James McDonald was credited with a win at Coors Field.
Pittsburgh won as a -120 favorite, while Over-Under bettors who played OVER the total of 11.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Pittsburgh got 5 innings from James McDonald, who gave up 6 earned runs on 9 hits, while striking out 2. He earned the victory, while the Pirates got 3 RBIs from Garrett Jones in the win.
Colorado got a 2 2/3-inning outing from Jeremy Guthrie in the loss. He gave up 4 earned runs, 1 walk and 6 hits in his time on the mound, while Andrew Brown had 3 hits in the loss for the Rockies.
Joel Hanrahan pitched the final 1 inning for the save. He struck out 2 and allowed 0 hits in his outing.
Pittsburgh looks to continue its winning ways next game with a battle against Miami. Colorado will aim to get back on the winning track at San Diego.