Wandy Rodriguez Earns Win in Pittsburgh vs Houston Game
Houston dropped a 6-2 decision at PNC Park on Tuesday as Pittsburgh legged out a win behind winning pitcher Wandy Rodriguez.
Bettors who backed the Pirates were rewarded as -210 favorites at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go OVER the closing total of 7.5.
Wandy Rodriguez earned the victory for the Pirates, throwing 7 innings of work, striking out 7, walking 1, and allowing 4 hits and 0 earned runs. That effort was supported by 3 RBIs from Andrew McCutchen in the win.
Houston's starting pitcher Jordan Lyles worked 4 2/3 innings, giving up 7 hits and 4 earned runs while striking out 5 in the loss. They got 1 hit from Jose Altuve in a losing cause.
Pittsburgh outhit their counterparts 10-7 in the game.