Recap - St. Louis Defeats Philadelphia 5-0
Philadelphia was unable to break through against the St. Louis pitching staff, losing 5-0 on Saturday at Citizens Bank Park.
St. Louis was an underdog by +120 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went UNDER the consensus closing total of 7.5.
St. Louis got 7 innings from Lance Lynn, who gave up 0 earned runs on 1 hit, while striking out 8. He earned the victory, while the Cardinals got 2 RBIs from Allen Craig in the win.
Philadelphia got a 5-inning outing from Cliff Lee in the loss. He gave up 5 earned runs, 3 walks and 7 hits in his time on the mound, while Michael Young had 1 hit in the loss for the Phillies.
St. Louis enjoyed an edge at the plate with an 8-3 advantage in hits.