Recap - Pittsburgh Defeats San Diego 10-1

Recap - Pittsburgh Defeats San Diego 10-1

Gerrit Cole struck out 12 batters as Pittsburgh defeated San Diego 10-1 in baseball wagering action Thursday at PNC Park.

Pittsburgh was favored by -181 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went OVER the consensus closing total of 7.5.

Gerrit Cole earned the victory for the Pirates, throwing 6 innings of work, striking out 12, walking 3, and allowing 4 hits and 1 earned run. That effort was supported by 3 RBIs from Jose Tabata in the win.

San Diego got a 3 2/3-inning outing from Ian Kennedy in the loss. He gave up 6 earned runs, 0 walks and 8 hits in his time on the mound, while Chris Denorfia had 2 hits in the loss for the Padres.

Pittsburgh outhit their counterparts 14-5 in the game.

Next game, Pittsburgh takes its act home to face Cincinnati looking for another win. For San Diego, they head home to face Los Angeles.