Game Wrap - Pittsburgh 2-1 Victors Over Reds
Cincinnati dropped a 2-1 decision at PNC Park on Saturday as Pittsburgh legged out a win behind winning pitcher Joel Hanrahan.
Pittsburgh was an underdog by +113 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went UNDER the consensus closing total of 8.5.
Pittsburgh got 6 innings from Kyle McPherson, who gave up 0 earned runs on 4 hits, while striking out 5. Joel Hanrahan earned the victory, while the Pirates got 1 RBI from Alex Presley in the win.
Cincinnati's starting pitcher Mike Leake worked 6 innings, giving up 4 hits and 0 earned runs while striking out 0 in the loss. They got 1 hit from Wilson Valdez in a losing cause.
Pittsburgh outhit their counterparts 8-7 in the game.