Pittsburgh vs Arizona Final: 5-3 - Recap
Pittsburgh grabbed a 5-3 win over Arizona on Monday, as Jeanmar Gomez was credited with a win at Chase Field.
Bettors who backed the Pirates were rewarded as +133 underdogs at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go UNDER the closing total of 8.5.
Pittsburgh got 2 1/3 innings from Wandy Rodriguez, who gave up 1 earned run on 2 hits, while striking out 0. Jeanmar Gomez earned the victory, while the Pirates got 2 RBIs from Andrew McCutchen in the win.
Arizona's starting pitcher Trevor Cahill worked 5 innings, giving up 4 hits and 4 earned runs while striking out 7 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Wil Nieves in a losing cause.
Arizona outhit their counterparts 6-5 in the game.
The game was closed out by Jason Grilli who got the final outs in the victory. He allowed 0 hits, 0 walks and fanned 1 batter to earn the save.