Bryan Morris Tagged With Loss in Pirates-Astros Match
Pittsburgh lost in extra innings on Saturday, falling 4-2 to Houston in 11 innings.
Houston was an underdog by +240 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went UNDER the consensus closing total of 7.5.
Houston got 6 innings from Erik Bedard, who gave up 2 earned runs on 7 hits, while striking out 3. Jose Cisnero earned the victory, while the Astros got 1 RBI from Jose Altuve in the win.
Pittsburgh got a 7-inning outing from A.J. Burnett in the loss. He gave up 1 earned run, 4 walks and 5 hits in his time on the mound, while Andrew McCutchen had 2 hits in the loss for the Pirates.
Houston outhit their counterparts 10-9 in the game.
The game was closed out by Jose Veras who got the final outs in the victory. He allowed 0 hits, 0 walks and fanned 1 batter to earn the save.