Los Angeles Downed 3-2 By St. Louis - Chris Withrow Takes Loss
Los Angeles wasted a 10-effort from Zack Greinke and fell 3-2 on Friday against St. Louis at Busch Stadium.
Bettors who backed the Cardinals were rewarded as +119 underdogs at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go UNDER the closing total of 7.5.
St. Louis got 6 innings from Joe Kelly, who gave up 2 earned runs on 6 hits, while striking out 5. Lance Lynn earned the victory, while the Cardinals got 3 RBIs from Carlos Beltran in the win.
Los Angeles' starting pitcher Zack Greinke worked 8 innings, giving up 4 hits and 2 earned runs while striking out 1 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Carl Crawford in a losing cause.
The battle of the bats favored Los Angeles as they had 9 hits, while St. Louis only had 7.