Game Wrap - Pittsburgh 3-2 Victors Over Cubs
Pittsburgh grabbed a 3-2 win over Chicago on Saturday, as Joel Hanrahan was credited with a win at PNC Park.
Bettors who backed the Pirates were rewarded as -122 favorites at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go UNDER the closing total of 8.5.
Pittsburgh got 6 1/3 innings from Kevin Correia, who gave up 2 earned runs on 5 hits, while striking out 2. Joel Hanrahan earned the victory, while the Pirates got 1 RBI from Pedro Alvarez in the win.
Chicago got a 5-inning outing from Paul Maholm in the loss. He gave up 2 earned runs, 5 walks and 4 hits in his time on the mound, while David DeJesus had 1 hit in the loss for the Cubs.