James McDonald Earns Win in Philadelphia vs Pittsburgh Game
Pittsburgh got 5 2/3 innings of work from James McDonald en route to a 11-7 victory over Philadelphia on Wednesday at Citizens Bank Park.
The Pirates were a +101 underdog in the win. The combined score went OVER the total, which closed at 8.5.
Pittsburgh got 5 2/3 innings from James McDonald, who gave up 4 earned runs on 6 hits, while striking out 3. He earned the victory, while the Pirates got 4 RBIs from Michael McKenry in the win.
Philadelphia got a 2-inning outing from Raul Valdes in the loss. He gave up 3 earned runs, 2 walks and 2 hits in his time on the mound, while Chase Utley had 3 hits in the loss for the Phillies.
Pittsburgh outhit their counterparts 14-10 in the game.