Game Wrap - St. Louis 13-5 Victors Over Cubs
St. Louis got a 13-5 victory over Chicago on Saturday, with Kyle Lohse earning the victory and helping Cardinals moneyline bettors cash out.
Bettors who backed the Cardinals were rewarded as -174 favorites at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go OVER the closing total of 8.5.
St. Louis got 5 innings from Kyle Lohse, who gave up 0 earned runs on 2 hits, while striking out 3. He earned the victory, while the Cardinals got 3 RBIs from Ryan Theriot in the win.
Chicago got a 4 1/3-inning outing from Rodrigo Lopez in the loss. He gave up 6 earned runs, 3 walks and 8 hits in his time on the mound, while Marlon Byrd had 1 hit in the loss for the Cubs.
St. Louis enjoyed an edge at the plate with a 12-3 advantage in hits.