Milwaukee Falls 2-1 to Pittsburgh - Recap
|Milwaukee Falls 2-1 to Pittsburgh - Recap|
Pittsburgh got 6 innings of work from Francisco Liriano en route to a 2-1 victory over Milwaukee on Saturday at PNC Park.
Pittsburgh won as a -200 favorite, while Over-Under bettors who played UNDER the total of 7.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Pittsburgh got 6 innings from Francisco Liriano, who gave up 1 earned run on 7 hits, while striking out 6. He earned the victory, while the Pirates got 1 RBI from Garrett Jones in the win.
Milwaukee's starting pitcher Donovan Hand worked 5 innings, giving up 5 hits and 2 earned runs while striking out 2 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Carlos Gomez in a losing cause.
The battle of the bats favored Milwaukee as they had 7 hits, while Pittsburgh only had 6.
The game was closed out by Jason Grilli who got the final outs in the victory. He allowed 0 hits, 0 walks and fanned 0 batters to earn the save.