Pittsburgh Tops Chicago 10-4 - Recap
Chicago dropped a 10-4 decision at PNC Park on Sunday as Pittsburgh legged out a win behind winning pitcher Erik Bedard.
Pittsburgh won as a -115 favorite, while Over-Under bettors who played OVER the total of 7.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Pittsburgh got 6 innings from Erik Bedard, who gave up 0 earned runs on 2 hits, while striking out 3. He earned the victory, while the Pirates got 4 RBIs from Pedro Alvarez in the win.
Chicago's starting pitcher Matt Garza worked 5 innings, giving up 7 hits and 5 earned runs while striking out 6 in the loss. They got 1 hit from David DeJesus in a losing cause.
Pittsburgh enjoyed an edge at the plate with a 11-7 advantage in hits.
Pittsburgh heads into a battle against Cincinnati. Chicago, meanwhile, will have their next action against San Diego.