San Francisco Drops Pittsburgh 6-3 - Match Report
San Francisco grabbed a 6-3 win over Pittsburgh on Saturday, as Tim Lincecum was credited with a win at AT&T Park.
The Giants were a +135 underdog in the win. The combined score went OVER the total, which closed at 6.5.
San Francisco got 5 1/3 innings from Tim Lincecum, who gave up 3 earned runs on 3 hits, while striking out 8. He earned the victory, while the Giants got 2 RBIs from Pablo Sandoval in the win.
Pittsburgh's starting pitcher Francisco Liriano worked 4 innings, giving up 9 hits and 4 earned runs while striking out 3 in the loss. They got 3 hits from Jose Tabata in a losing cause.
The battle of the bats favored San Francisco as they had 11 hits, while Pittsburgh only had 7.
The game was closed out by Sergio Romo who got the final outs in the victory. He allowed 1 hit, 0 walks and fanned 1 batter to earn the save.