Cards double Royals
The St. Louis Cardinals scored six runs in the third inning as they doubled the Kansas City Royals 10-5 Friday night in the opener of a three-game series at Kauffman Stadium.
St. Louis won the game as a -110 pick’em, while the 15 runs sailed OVER the posted over/under (9.5).
Ryan Ludwick belted a grand slam home run to lead the Cardinals. Brad Thompson gave up five hits and four runs over seven innings in the win.
Miguel Olivo went 2-for-4 at the plate with a two-run homer for the Royals. Kyle Davies surrendered nine hits and eight runs over 2 2-3 innings.