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St. Louis Falls 5-1 Against Pittsburgh - Game Recap

Pittsburgh got 9 innings of work from Steven Brault en route to a 5-1 victory over St. Louis on Thursday at PNC Park.

The Pirates were a +148 underdog in the win. The combined score dipped UNDER the total, which closed at 8.5.

Steven Brault earned the victory for the Pirates, throwing 9 innings of work, striking out 8, walking 2, and allowing 2 hits and 1 earned runs. That effort was supported by 3 RBIs from Gregory Polanco in the win.

St. Louis's starting pitcher Andrew Miller worked 1 innings, giving up 0 hits and 0 earned runs while striking out 1 in the loss. They got 1 hits from Kolten Wong in a losing cause.

The battle of the bats favored Pittsburgh as they had 9 hits, while St. Louis only had 2.