Giants power past Pirates
Eugenio Velez went 2-for-3 with a homer and two runs batted in to lead the San Francisco Giants over the Pittsburgh Pirates 3-2 on Tuesday night.
San Francisco won as -135 home favorites as the game played UNDER the 8.5-run total listed by oddsmakers.
Pablo Sandoval was 2-for-4 with an RBI for the Giants, while Sergio Romo was credited with the win in relief of starter Barry Zito for San Francisco.
Luis Cruz went 2-for-3 with an RBI for Pittsburgh, as Charlie Morton was tagged with the loss after surrendering two runs over six innings for the Pirates.