Cincinnati Downed 10-7 By Pittsburgh - Jonathan Broxton Takes Loss
Pittsburgh used a 2-HR day from Michael McKenry on Sunday at PNC Park as the Pirates defeated Cincinnati 10-7 in baseball action.
The Pirates were a +150 underdog in the win. The combined score went OVER the total, which closed at 7.5.
Jared Hughes earned the victory for the Pirates, throwing 1 inning of work, striking out 1, walking 0, and allowing 3 hits and 1 earned run. That effort was supported by 3 RBIs from Michael McKenry in the win.
Cincinnati's starting pitcher Mat Latos worked 6 2/3 innings, giving up 9 hits and 3 earned runs while striking out 0 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Shin-Soo Choo in a losing cause.
Pittsburgh outhit their counterparts 15-11 in the game.
Pittsburgh looks to continue its winning ways next game with a battle against St. Louis. Cincinnati will aim to get back on the winning track vs Philadelphia.