St. Louis Drops Chicago 3-2 - Match Report
St. Louis got 5 1/3 innings of work from Joe Kelly en route to a 3-2 victory over Chicago on Friday at Wrigley Field.
St. Louis was favored by -107 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went UNDER the consensus closing total of 8.5.
St. Louis got 5 1/3 innings from Joe Kelly, who gave up 1 earned run on 3 hits, while striking out 4. He earned the victory, while the Cardinals got 1 RBI from Matt Carpenter in the win.
Chicago's starting pitcher Carlos Villanueva worked 6 innings, giving up 4 hits and 2 earned runs while striking out 4 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Starlin Castro in a losing cause.
St. Louis outhit their counterparts 7-5 in the game.
Edward Mujica pitched the final 1 inning for the save. He struck out 0 and allowed 0 hits in his outing.