Overton gets 1st win, Reds beat Pirates 4-0 for 1st shutout

Connor Overton got his first major league win and combined with two relievers on a four-hitter for the Cincinnati Reds’ first shutout of the season, a 4-0 win over the Pittsburgh Pirates.

Overton allowed three hits and four walks in 6 1/3 innings with one strikeout.

The 28-year-old right-hander got nine outs on ground balls. Luis Cessa got five straight outs, and Art Warren finished.

Cincinnati has the worst record in the major leagues at 8-24; the Reds are 3-1 against Pirates and 5-23 against other teams.