Pirates blank Braves
|Pirates blank Braves|
James McDonald threw seven scoreless innings to earn the victory in the Pittsburgh Pirates' 5-0 win over the Atlanta Braves on Tuesday night.
Pittsburgh won as +185 home underdogs, while the teams played UNDER the 7.5-point total set by oddsmakers.
Delwyn Young hit a pinch-hit, two-run homer for the Pirates, who also got two runs batted in from Ronny Cedeno in the win.
Jason Heyward went 2-for-4 for Atlanta, while losing pitcher Tim Hudson allowed four runs over 6 1-3 innings for the Braves.