Game Wrap - Pittsburgh 6-0 Victors Over Braves
Pittsburgh got a shutout performance from its pitching staff en route to a 6-0 victory over Atlanta on Friday at PNC Park.
The Pirates were a +103 underdog in the win. The combined score dipped UNDER the total, which closed at 7.5.
Wandy Rodriguez earned the victory for the Pirates, throwing 7 innings of work, striking out 5, walking 0, and allowing 1 hit and 0 earned runs. That effort was supported by 2 RBIs from Garrett Jones in the win.
Atlanta's starting pitcher Tim Hudson worked 4 innings, giving up 9 hits and 6 earned runs while striking out 2 in the loss. They got 1 hit from Jason Heyward in a losing cause.
The battle of the bats favored Pittsburgh as they had 9 hits, while Atlanta only had 2.