Pujols powers Cards over Reds
Albert Pujols belted a two-run homer and drove in all three runs Thursday, leading the St. Louis Cardinals to a 3-1 win over the Cincinnati Reds to earn a split of the four-game series at Busch Stadium.
St. Louis won the game as -200 favorites, while the team’s played UNDER the night’s posted over/under (7).
Chris Carpenter tossed a three-hit complete game and remains undefeated at 4-0 on the season.
Laynce Nix hit a solo home run for the only Reds run, and Aaron Harang went the distance on the mound in a losing effort.