Wainwright, Cardinals blank Astros
|Wainwright, Cardinals blank Astros|
Adam Wainwright tossed eight scoreless innings to earn the win, as the St. Louis Cardinals shut out the Houston Astros 5-0 on Monday.
St. Louis cashed as -220 home favorites, while the teams played UNDER the 7-run total posted by sportsbooks.
Albert Pujols went 2-for-3 with a three-run shot and four runs batted in for the Cardinals, as Ryan Ludwick was 4-for-4 with an RBI for St. Louis.
Michael Bourn was 2-for-4 for Houston, while Wandy Rodriguez allowed four runs over 4 1-3 innings to take the loss for the Astros.