Justin Wilson Earns Win in Pittsburgh vs Atlanta Game
Pittsburgh got 1 1/3 innings of work from Justin Wilson en route to a 4-2 victory over Atlanta on Sunday at PNC Park.
The Pirates were a +150 underdog in the win. The combined score dipped UNDER the total, which closed at 7.5.
Pittsburgh got 3 innings from Jonathan Sanchez, who gave up 2 earned runs on 4 hits, while striking out 5. Justin Wilson earned the victory, while the Pirates got 2 RBIs from Clint Barmes in the win.
Atlanta's starting pitcher Kris Medlen worked 6 innings, giving up 7 hits and 3 earned runs while striking out 6 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Gerald Laird in a losing cause.
Pittsburgh outhit their counterparts 10-8 in the game.
The game was closed out by Jason Grilli who got the final outs in the victory. He allowed 0 hits, 1 walk and fanned 2 batters to earn the save.
Pittsburgh heads into a battle against Philadelphia. Atlanta, meanwhile, will have their next action against Colorado.