Sergio Santos Tagged With Loss in Pirates-Blue Jays Match
Pittsburgh got a 6-5 victory over Toronto on Friday, with Mark Melancon earning the victory and helping Pirates moneyline bettors cash out.
Pittsburgh won as a -135 favorite, while Over-Under bettors who played OVER the total of 7.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Mark Melancon earned the victory for the Pirates, throwing 1 inning of work, striking out 0, walking 0, and allowing 0 hits and 0 earned runs. That effort was supported by 2 RBIs from Andrew McCutchen in the win.
Toronto's starting pitcher Brandon Morrow worked 5 innings, giving up 11 hits and 3 earned runs while striking out 1 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Jose Bautista in a losing cause.
Pittsburgh outhit their counterparts 17-10 in the game.