Travis Wood Tagged With Loss in Cardinals-Cubs Match
St. Louis got a shutout performance from its pitching staff en route to a 7-0 victory over Chicago on Friday at Busch Stadium.
The Cardinals were a -168 favorite in the win. The combined score dipped UNDER the total, which closed at 7.5.
St. Louis got 6 innings from Lance Lynn, who gave up 0 earned runs on 4 hits, while striking out 9. He earned the victory, while the Cardinals got 3 RBIs from Yadier Molina in the win.
Chicago's starting pitcher Travis Wood worked 1 inning, giving up 4 hits and 3 earned runs while striking out 1 in the loss. They got 3 hits from Starlin Castro in a losing cause.
The battle of the bats favored St. Louis as they had 10 hits, while Chicago only had 7.