Chicago Falls 6-1 Against St. Louis - Game Recap
St. Louis grabbed a 6-1 win over Chicago on Friday, as Jaime Garcia was credited with a win at Busch Stadium.
St. Louis was favored by -167 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went UNDER the consensus closing total of 7.5.
St. Louis got 8 innings from Jaime Garcia, who gave up 1 earned run on 4 hits, while striking out 8. He earned the victory, while the Cardinals got 3 RBIs from Lance Berkman in the win.
Chicago's starting pitcher Ryan Dempster worked 5 innings, giving up 8 hits and 6 earned runs while striking out 5 in the loss. They got 1 hit from Geovany Soto in a losing cause.
St. Louis outhit their counterparts 9-5 in the game.