Colorado vs Pittsburgh Recap - Pirates Over Rockies 5-4
Carlos Gonzalez swatted 2 round trippers and drove in 4 runs but it wasn't enough as Pirates defeated Colorado 5-4 at PNC Park.
Pittsburgh was favored by -106 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went OVER the consensus closing total of 7.5.
Tony Watson earned the victory for the Pirates, throwing 1/3 innings of work, striking out 0, walking 0, and allowing 1 hit and 1 earned run. That effort was supported by 3 RBIs from Andrew McCutchen in the win.
Colorado got a 6-inning outing from Jamie Moyer in the loss. He gave up 1 earned run, 3 walks and 6 hits in his time on the mound, while Carlos Gonzalez had 3 hits in the loss for the Rockies.
Pittsburgh outhit their counterparts 11-6 in the game.
The game was closed out by Joel Hanrahan who got the final outs in the victory. He allowed 0 hits, 0 walks and fanned 1 batter to earn the save.