Bud Norris Earns Win in Baltimore vs Pittsburgh Game
Baltimore got a 5-1 victory over Pittsburgh on Thursday, with Bud Norris earning the victory and helping Orioles moneyline bettors cash out.
Bettors who backed the Orioles were rewarded as -116 favorites at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go UNDER the closing total of 9.5.
Baltimore got 5 1/3 innings from Bud Norris, who gave up 1 earned run on 7 hits, while striking out 3. He earned the victory, while the Orioles got 2 RBIs from Steven Pearce in the win.
Pittsburgh got a 5 1/3-inning outing from Charlie Morton in the loss. He gave up 2 earned runs, 2 walks and 7 hits in his time on the mound, while Pedro Alvarez had 3 hits in the loss for the Pirates.
The game was closed out by Tommy Hunter who got the final outs in the victory. He allowed 0 hits, 0 walks and fanned 1 batter to earn the save.