St. Louis Downed 6-0 By Pittsburgh - Tyler Lyons Takes Loss
Brandon Cumpton led Pittsburgh to a shutout performance against St. Louis 6-0 on Tuesday at PNC Park.
Pittsburgh was an underdog by +108 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went UNDER the consensus closing total of 8.5.
Pittsburgh got 7 innings from Brandon Cumpton, who gave up 0 earned runs on 3 hits, while striking out 5. He earned the victory, while the Pirates got 2 RBIs from Andrew McCutchen in the win.
St. Louis' starting pitcher Tyler Lyons worked 6 innings, giving up 8 hits and 3 earned runs while striking out 5 in the loss. They got 1 hit from Jon Jay in a losing cause.
The battle of the bats favored Pittsburgh as they had 11 hits, while St. Louis only had 3.