Scott Diamond vs Kevin Correia Tilt Ends in Pittsburgh 7-2 Win
|Scott Diamond vs Kevin Correia Tilt Ends in Pittsburgh 7-2 Win|
Pittsburgh grabbed a 7-2 win over Minnesota on Tuesday, as Kevin Correia was credited with a win at PNC Park.
Pittsburgh won as a -110 favorite, while Over-Under bettors who played OVER the total of 8.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Kevin Correia earned the victory for the Pirates, throwing 5 1/3 innings of work, striking out 2, walking 1, and allowing 4 hits and 0 earned runs. That effort was supported by 2 RBIs from Andrew McCutchen in the win.
Minnesota got a 5 1/3-inning outing from Scott Diamond in the loss. He gave up 4 earned runs, 2 walks and 8 hits in his time on the mound, while Trevor Plouffe had 2 hits in the loss for the Twins.
The battle of the bats favored Pittsburgh as they had 12 hits, while Minnesota only had 8.