Lance Lynn vs A.J. Burnett Battle Sees St. Louis Fall 7-1
Pittsburgh grabbed a 7-1 win over St. Louis on Saturday, as A.J. Burnett was credited with a win at PNC Park.
The Pirates were a -132 favorite in the win. The combined score went OVER the total, which closed at 7.5.
Pittsburgh got 7 innings from A.J. Burnett, who gave up 1 earned run on 4 hits, while striking out 6. He earned the victory, while the Pirates got 3 RBIs from Russell Martin in the win.
St. Louis' starting pitcher Lance Lynn worked 4 innings, giving up 10 hits and 7 earned runs while striking out 4 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Allen Craig in a losing cause.
Pittsburgh outhit their counterparts 13-6 in the game.