Recap - Florida Defeats St. Louis 8-7
|Recap - Florida Defeats St. Louis 8-7|
Florida got 2 innings of work from Michael Dunn en route to an 8-7 victory over St. Louis on Wednesday at Busch Stadium.
The Marlins were a +170 underdog in the win. The combined score went OVER the total, which closed at 7.5.
Michael Dunn earned the victory for the Marlins, throwing 2 innings of work, striking out 0, walking 0, and allowing 0 hits and 0 earned runs. That effort was supported by 2 RBIs from Mike Stanton in the win.
St. Louis' starting pitcher Chris Carpenter worked 6 innings, giving up 10 hits and 4 earned runs while striking out 1 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Matt Holliday in a losing cause.
The battle of the bats favored Florida as they had 12 hits, while St. Louis only had 9.
Leo Nunez pitched the final 1 inning for the save. He struck out 0 and allowed 1 hit in his outing.