Pittsburgh Falls 2-0 to Miami - Recap
Pittsburgh couldn't get its offense rolling against Henderson Alvarez in a 2-0 loss to Miami in baseball action on Friday.
The Marlins were a +154 underdog in the win. The combined score dipped UNDER the total, which closed at 7.5.
Henderson Alvarez earned the victory for the Marlins, throwing 6 innings of work, striking out 5, walking 1, and allowing 2 hits and 0 earned runs. That effort was supported by 1 RBI from Mike Stanton in the win.
Pittsburgh got a 6 2/3-inning outing from Jeff Locke in the loss. He gave up 2 earned runs, 6 walks and 8 hits in his time on the mound, while Starling Marte had 1 hit in the loss for the Pirates.
The battle of the bats favored Miami as they had 8 hits, while Pittsburgh only had 5.
Steve Cishek pitched the final 1 inning for the save. He struck out 2 and allowed 2 hits in his outing.