St. Louis Drops Chicago 10-6 - Match Report
Once the Cardinals bats started making contact, it turned into a long game for Chicago pitchers as St. Louis earned a 10-6 win on Sunday at Wrigley Field.
The Cardinals were a -153 favorite in the win. The combined score went OVER the total, which closed at 7.5.
Edward Mujica earned the victory for the Cardinals, throwing 1 1/3 innings of work, striking out 0, walking 0, and allowing 1 hit and 0 earned runs. That effort was supported by 4 RBIs from Yadier Molina in the win.
Chicago's starting pitcher Travis Wood worked 5 2/3 innings, giving up 10 hits and 3 earned runs while striking out 0 in the loss. They got 3 hits from Darwin Barney in a losing cause.
St. Louis enjoyed an edge at the plate with a 21-11 advantage in hits.
St. Louis looks to continue its winning ways next game with a battle against San Diego. Chicago will aim to get back on the winning track at Colorado.