Los Angeles vs Pittsburgh Recap - Dodgers Over Pirates 5-4
Pittsburgh dropped a 5-4 decision at PNC Park on Monday as Los Angeles legged out a win behind winning pitcher Aaron Harang.
Los Angeles won as a +118 underdog, while Over-Under bettors who played OVER the total of 8.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Los Angeles got 6 innings from Aaron Harang, who gave up 2 earned runs on 5 hits, while striking out 4. He earned the victory, while the Dodgers got 3 RBIs from Shane Victorino in the win.
Pittsburgh's starting pitcher Jeffrey Karstens worked 7 innings, giving up 7 hits and 4 earned runs while striking out 4 in the loss. They got 4 hits from Garrett Jones in a losing cause.
The battle of the bats favored Los Angeles as they had 9 hits, while Pittsburgh only had 8.
Kenley Jansen pitched the final 1 inning for the save. He struck out 1 and allowed 0 hits in his outing.