Late rally lifts Padres over Cards

Late rally lifts Padres over Cards

Ryan Ludwick belted a three-run homer to give the San Diego Padres an 8-4 win over his former St. Louis Cardinals Saturday afternoon at Busch Stadium.

The Padres won the game as -115 favorites, and the 12 runs made it OVER the posted over/under (9) set by sportsbooks.

Matt Stairs launched a pinch-hit home run for the Padres, and Mike Adams improved to 4-1 with the win in relief.

Kyle McClellan gave up four runs in relief and was saddled with the Cardinals loss.