Pittsburgh vs Miami Game Final 5-1 - A.J. Burnett Earns Win
|Pittsburgh vs Miami Game Final 5-1 - A.J. Burnett Earns Win|
Miami dropped a 5-1 decision at PNC Park on Saturday as Pittsburgh legged out a win behind winning pitcher A.J. Burnett.
The Pirates were a -155 favorite in the win. The combined score dipped UNDER the total, which closed at 8.5.
Pittsburgh got 7 2/3 innings from A.J. Burnett, who gave up 1 earned run on 8 hits, while striking out 3. He earned the victory, while the Pirates got 2 RBIs from Garrett Jones in the win.
Miami got a 3 1/3-inning outing from Carlos Zambrano in the loss. He gave up 4 earned runs, 6 walks and 3 hits in his time on the mound, while Greg Dobbs had 2 hits in the loss for the Marlins.
Miami enjoyed an edge at the plate with a 9-5 advantage in hits.
Brad Lincoln pitched the final 1 1/3 innings for the save. He struck out 3 and allowed 1 hit in his outing.