Cardinals pound Astros

Cardinals pound Astros

Yadier Molina was 2-for-5 with a two-run big fly, as the St. Louis Cardinals hammered the Houston Astros 11-2 on Tuesday night.

St. Louis cashed as -165 road favorites, while the game played OVER the 9-run total listed by sportsbooks.

Mark DeRosa went 2-for-5 with two runs batted in for the Cardinals, as Joel Pineiro gave up only one run over seven innings to earn the win for St. Louis.

Miguel Tejada was 3-for-4 with a run batted in for Houston, while Yorman Bazardo was rocked for six runs over 3 2-3 innings to get handed the loss for the Astros.