Texas Falls 10-9 to St. Louis - Recap
The battle wasn't settled until inning No. 11 as Texas was handed a 10-9 defeat against St. Louis on Thursday at Busch Stadium.
St. Louis won as a -115 favorite, while Over-Under bettors who played OVER the total of 7.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
St. Louis got 3 innings from Jaime Garcia, who gave up 2 earned runs on 5 hits, while striking out 3. Jake Westbrook earned the victory, while the Cardinals got 3 RBIs from Lance Berkman in the win.
Texas' starting pitcher Colby Lewis worked 5 1/3 innings, giving up 3 hits and 2 earned runs while striking out 0 in the loss. They got 3 hits from Josh Hamilton in a losing cause.
Texas enjoyed an edge at the plate with a 15-13 advantage in hits.