Florida vs Pittsburgh Recap - Marlins Over Pirates 4-1
Florida grabbed a 4-1 win over Pittsburgh on Sunday, as Javier Vazquez was credited with a win at PNC Park.
Bettors who backed the Marlins were rewarded as -103 underdogs at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go UNDER the closing total of 7.5.
Florida got 6 innings from Javier Vazquez, who gave up 0 earned runs on 3 hits, while striking out 7. He earned the victory, while the Marlins got 2 RBIs from Donnie Murphy in the win.
Pittsburgh's starting pitcher James McDonald worked 4 2/3 innings, giving up 5 hits and 4 earned runs while striking out 3 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Jason Jaramillo in a losing cause.
Pittsburgh outhit their counterparts 6-5 in the game.
Leo Nunez pitched the final 1 inning for the save. He struck out 1 and allowed 0 hits in his outing.
Next game, Florida takes its act on the road to face Atlanta looking for another win. For Pittsburgh, they head home to face St. Louis.