Milwaukee Downed 7-2 By St. Louis - Yovani Gallardo Takes Loss
St. Louis got 6 1/3 innings of work from Lance Lynn en route to a 7-2 victory over Milwaukee on Saturday at Miller Park.
Bettors who backed the Cardinals were rewarded as -141 favorites at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go OVER the closing total of 8.5.
Lance Lynn earned the victory for the Cardinals, throwing 6 1/3 innings of work, striking out 7, walking 4, and allowing 4 hits and 1 earned run. That effort was supported by 2 RBIs from Matt Adams in the win.
Milwaukee's starting pitcher Yovani Gallardo worked 7 innings, giving up 4 hits and 2 earned runs while striking out 7 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Norichika Aoki in a losing cause.
The battle of the bats favored St. Louis as they had 9 hits, while Milwaukee only had 7.