Wandy Rodriguez Earns Win in St. Louis vs Pittsburgh Game
|Wandy Rodriguez Earns Win in St. Louis vs Pittsburgh Game|
St. Louis wasted a 10-effort from Jaime Garcia and fell 6-3 on Sunday against Pittsburgh at Busch Stadium.
Pittsburgh was an underdog by +139 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went OVER the consensus closing total of 8.5.
Pittsburgh got 7 innings from Jeffrey Karstens, who gave up 2 earned runs on 2 hits, while striking out 4. Wandy Rodriguez earned the victory, while the Pirates got 3 RBIs from Andrew McCutchen in the win.
St. Louis' starting pitcher Jaime Garcia worked 8 innings, giving up 5 hits and 0 earned runs while striking out 0 in the loss. They got 3 hits from Jon Jay in a losing cause.
Pittsburgh enjoyed an edge at the plate with a 16-11 advantage in hits.
Next game, Pittsburgh takes its act on the road to face San Diego looking for another win. For St. Louis, they head home to face Houston.