Pittsburgh vs St. Louis Final: 6-5 - Recap
Pittsburgh got 1 inning of work from Jason Grilli en route to a 6-5 victory over St. Louis on Monday at PNC Park.
Pittsburgh was an underdog by +130 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went OVER the consensus closing total of 8.5.
Pittsburgh got 5 1/3 innings from Brad Lincoln, who gave up 3 earned runs on 8 hits, while striking out 1. Jason Grilli earned the victory, while the Pirates got 2 RBIs from Pedro Ciriaco in the win.
St. Louis got a 6-inning outing from Kyle Lohse in the loss. He gave up 3 earned runs, 1 walk and 8 hits in his time on the mound, while Skip Schumaker had 3 hits in the loss for the Cardinals.
St. Louis outhit their counterparts 11-10 in the game.
Joel Hanrahan pitched the final 1 inning for the save. He struck out 1 and allowed 2 hits in his outing.