Pittsburgh Downed 2-1 By San Diego - Gerrit Cole Takes Loss
|Pittsburgh Downed 2-1 By San Diego - Gerrit Cole Takes Loss|
San Diego grabbed a 2-1 win over Pittsburgh on Wednesday, as Ian Kennedy was credited with a win at PETCO Park.
The Padres were a +118 underdog in the win. The combined score dipped UNDER the total, which closed at 7.5.
San Diego got 7 innings from Ian Kennedy, who gave up 0 earned runs on 4 hits, while striking out 8. He earned the victory, while the Padres got 2 RBIs from Yonder Alonso in the win.
Pittsburgh got a 6-inning outing from Gerrit Cole in the loss. He gave up 2 earned runs, 0 walks and 10 hits in his time on the mound, while Andrew McCutchen had 2 hits in the loss for the Pirates.
San Diego enjoyed an edge at the plate with a 11-4 advantage in hits.
Huston Street pitched the final 1 inning for the save. He struck out 2 and allowed 0 hits in his outing.
San Diego looks to continue its winning ways next game with a battle against Chicago. Pittsburgh will aim to get back on the winning track at San Francisco.