Pittsburgh Drops San Diego 4-1 - Match Report
Pittsburgh grabbed a 4-1 win over San Diego on Tuesday, as Gerrit Cole was credited with a win at PETCO Park.
Pittsburgh was favored by -127 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went UNDER the consensus closing total of 6.5.
Pittsburgh got 5 2/3 innings from Gerrit Cole, who gave up 1 earned runs on 4 hits, while striking out 6. Gerrit Cole earned the victory, while the Pirates got 2 RBIs from Neil Walker in the win.
San Diego got a 3 2/3-inning outing from Jesse Hahn in the loss. He gave up 4 earned runs, 2 walks and 6 hits in his time on the mound, while Yonder Alonso had 1 hits in the loss for the Padres.
Pittsburgh enjoyed an edge at the plate with a 6-4 advantage in hits.
Jason Grilli pitched the final 1 innings for the save. He struck out 2 and allowed 0 hits in his outing.