San Diego vs St. Louis Game Final 4-2 - Jason Marquis Earns Win
San Diego grabbed a 4-2 win over St. Louis on Monday, as Jason Marquis was credited with a win at PETCO Park.
Bettors who backed the Padres were rewarded as +126 underdogs at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go UNDER the closing total of 7.5.
Jason Marquis earned the victory for the Padres, throwing 6 innings of work, striking out 3, walking 4, and allowing 3 hits and 1 earned run. That effort was supported by 1 RBI from Will Venable in the win.
St. Louis got a 5 2/3-inning outing from Shelby Miller in the loss. He gave up 3 earned runs, 3 walks and 5 hits in his time on the mound, while Jon Jay had 2 hits in the loss for the Cardinals.
San Diego enjoyed an edge at the plate with a 7-4 advantage in hits.
The game was closed out by Huston Street who got the final outs in the victory. He allowed 0 hits, 0 walks and fanned 0 batters to earn the save.