Giants double Cardinals

Giants double Cardinals

The San Francisco Giants scored twice in the fourth-inning and came away with a 4-2 victory over the St. Louis Cardinals in the opener Friday night at AT & T Park.

San Francisco won the game as -120 favorites, while the six runs went UNDER the posted over/under (7.5).

Pablo Sandoval went 2-for-4 at the plate and drove in two runs for the Giants. Matt Cain notched his sixth win of the season, and Brian Wilson tossed a scoreless ninth for this 11th save.

Albert Pujols had two hits and scored once in a losing effort for the Cardinals. Joel Pineiro surrendered four runs over four innings.