Los Angeles vs Pittsburgh Final: 1-0 - Recap
Los Angeles' pitching staff did its job for UNDER bettors, holding Pittsburgh scoreless in a 1-0 victory on Saturday at Dodger Stadium.
The Dodgers were a -195 favorite in the win. The combined score dipped UNDER the total, which closed at 6.5.
Los Angeles got 7 innings from Clayton Kershaw, who gave up 0 earned runs on 2 hits, while striking out 9. He earned the victory, while the Dodgers got 1 RBI from Mark Ellis in the win.
Pittsburgh's starting pitcher A.J. Burnett worked 5 1/3 innings, giving up 4 hits and 1 earned run while striking out 9 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Starling Marte in a losing cause.
The battle of the bats favored Los Angeles as they had 8 hits, while Pittsburgh only had 2.
Brandon League pitched the final 1 inning for the save. He struck out 0 and allowed 0 hits in his outing.