St. Louis Downed 9-0 By Pittsburgh - Jake Westbrook Takes Loss
St. Louis pitchers gave up 2 home runs to Pedro Alvarez and it cost them dearly in a 9-0 loss on Tuesday at PNC Park.
Pittsburgh won as a +118 underdog, while Over-Under bettors who played OVER the total of 8.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Pittsburgh got 7 innings from James McDonald, who gave up 0 earned runs on 2 hits, while striking out 6. He earned the victory, while the Pirates got 4 RBIs from Pedro Alvarez in the win.
St. Louis' starting pitcher Jake Westbrook worked 5 innings, giving up 11 hits and 7 earned runs while striking out 2 in the loss. They got 1 hit from Jon Jay in a losing cause.
Pittsburgh outhit their counterparts 14-5 in the game.