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Recap - Pittsburgh Defeats Cincinnati 9-2

Pittsburgh moneyline bettors cashed on Friday courtesy of a 9-2 win against the Cincinnati Reds at PNC Park.

Pittsburgh was an underdog by +170 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went OVER the consensus closing total of 8.

earned the victory for the Pirates, throwing innings of work, striking out , walking , and allowing hits and earned runs. That effort was supported by 4 RBIs from Cole Tucker in the win.

Cincinnati got a 0-inning outing from Michael Lorenzen in the loss. He gave up 5 earned runs, 2 walks and 3 hits in his time on the mound, while Eugenio Suarez had 2 hits in the loss for the Reds.

The battle of the bats favored Pittsburgh as they had 12 hits, while Cincinnati only had 5.