Clayton Kershaw Tagged With Loss in Dodgers-Cardinals Match
Los Angeles dropped a 9-2 decision at Dodger Stadium on Saturday as St. Louis legged out a win behind winning pitcher Kyle McClellan.
Bettors who backed the Cardinals were rewarded as +145 underdogs at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go OVER the closing total of 6.5.
St. Louis got 7 innings from Kyle McClellan, who gave up 1 earned run on 6 hits, while striking out 2. He earned the victory, while the Cardinals got 3 RBIs from Allen Craig in the win.
Los Angeles' starting pitcher Clayton Kershaw worked 4 2/3 innings, giving up 6 hits and 5 earned runs while striking out 5 in the loss. They got 3 hits from Andre Ethier in a losing cause.
St. Louis enjoyed an edge at the plate with a 13-9 advantage in hits.