Pujols leads Cards over Astros

Pujols leads Cards over Astros

Albert Pujols belted a two-run homer and drove in three runs Friday, powering the St. Louis Cardinals to a 8-0 win over the Houston Astros at Minute Maid Park.

The Cardinals won the game as -176 favorites, while the eight runs made it OVER the posted over/under (7.5) set by sportsbooks.

Adam Wainwright improved to 13-5 with the win, allowing six hits over eight scoreless innings for the Cardinals.

Bud Norris gave up seven hits and five runs over 7 2-3 innings in the loss.