Game Wrap - St. Louis 6-3 Victors Over Cubs
Chicago dropped a 6-3 decision at Wrigley Field on Saturday as St. Louis legged out a win behind winning pitcher R Choate.
St. Louis won as a +119 underdog, while Over-Under bettors who played PUSH the total of 9 were rewarded at the payout window.
R Choate earned the victory for the Cardinals, throwing 1/3 innings of work, striking out 1, walking 0, and allowing 0 hits and 0 earned runs. That effort was supported by 4 RBIs from Matt Adams in the win.
Chicago's starting pitcher Jake Arrieta worked 6 innings, giving up 5 hits and 2 earned runs while striking out 6 in the loss. They got 3 hits from Emilio Bonifacio in a losing cause.
The game was closed out by Trevor Rosenthal who got the final outs in the victory. He allowed 2 hits, 0 walks and fanned 1 batters to earn the save.