Pirates clip Marlins

Pirates clip Marlins

Chris Synder cracked a two-run homer in leading the Pittsburgh Pirates to a 5-1 win over the Florida Marlins Friday night at Sun Life Stadium.

The Pirates won the game as +143 underdogs, while the six runs went UNDER the posted over/under (9) set by sportsbooks.

Pedro Alvarez also homered for the Pirates, and Chan Ho Park pitched three scoreless innings with six strikeouts for the win.

Adalberto Mendez allowed seven hits and five runs over 5 1-3 innings in the Marlins loss.