Shaun Marcum vs Jeffrey Karstens Tilt Ends in Pittsburgh 4-0 Win
|Shaun Marcum vs Jeffrey Karstens Tilt Ends in Pittsburgh 4-0 Win|
Pittsburgh got a shutout performance from its pitching staff en route to a 4-0 victory over Milwaukee on Saturday at PNC Park.
Pittsburgh won as a -125 favorite, while Over-Under bettors who played UNDER the total of 7.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Pittsburgh got 7 innings from Jeffrey Karstens, who gave up 0 earned runs on 7 hits, while striking out 4. He earned the victory, while the Pirates got 1 RBI from Jose Tabata in the win.
Milwaukee's starting pitcher Shaun Marcum worked 5 innings, giving up 5 hits and 0 earned runs while striking out 5 in the loss. They got 3 hits from Aramis Ramirez in a losing cause.
Milwaukee enjoyed an edge at the plate with a 9-7 advantage in hits.