Chicago vs Pittsburgh Wrap - Pittsburgh Wins 3-2
Chicago dropped a 3-2 decision at PNC Park on Wednesday as Pittsburgh legged out a win behind winning pitcher Kevin Correia.
Pittsburgh won as a -133 favorite, while Over-Under bettors who played UNDER the total of 7.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Pittsburgh got 6 innings from Kevin Correia, who gave up 2 earned runs on 4 hits, while striking out 4. He earned the victory, while the Pirates got 1 RBI from Neil Walker in the win.
Chicago's starting pitcher Ryan Dempster worked 6 innings, giving up 5 hits and 3 earned runs while striking out 6 in the loss. They got 2 hits from David DeJesus in a losing cause.
Joel Hanrahan pitched the final 1 inning for the save. He struck out 1 and allowed 0 hits in his outing.
Pittsburgh looks to continue its winning ways next game with a battle against Houston. Chicago will aim to get back on the winning track vs St. Louis.