St. Louis vs Pittsburgh Recap - Pirates Over Cardinals 5-0
St. Louis was unable to break through against the Pittsburgh pitching staff, losing 5-0 on Wednesday at PNC Park.
Bettors who backed the Pirates were rewarded as +101 underdogs at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go UNDER the closing total of 7.5.
Pittsburgh got 7 innings from A.J. Burnett, who gave up 0 earned runs on 1 hit, while striking out 8. He earned the victory, while the Pirates got 1 RBI from Travis Snider in the win.
St. Louis' starting pitcher Shelby Miller worked 6 innings, giving up 6 hits and 2 earned runs while striking out 6 in the loss. They got 1 hit from Carlos Beltran in a losing cause.
The battle of the bats favored Pittsburgh as they had 11 hits, while St. Louis only had 1.
Next game, Pittsburgh takes its act home to face Atlanta looking for another win. For St. Louis, they head on the road to face Philadelphia.