Chicago Cubs vs St. Louis Cardinals Wrap - St. Louis Wins 1-0
|Chicago Cubs vs St. Louis Cardinals Wrap - St. Louis Wins 1-0|
Chicago couldn't get its offense rolling against Adam Wainwright in a 1-0 loss to St. Louis in baseball action on Sunday.
Bettors who backed the Cardinals were rewarded as -151 favorites at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go UNDER the closing total of 7.5.
St. Louis got 7 innings from Adam Wainwright, who gave up 0 earned runs on 5 hits, while striking out 3. Adam Wainwright earned the victory, while the Cardinals got 1 RBIs from Matt Holliday in the win.
Chicago got a 6 1/3-inning outing from Kyle Hendricks in the loss. He gave up 1 earned runs, 0 walks and 7 hits in his time on the mound, while Anthony Rizzo had 2 hits in the loss for the Cubs.
St. Louis enjoyed an edge at the plate with a 9-6 advantage in hits.
Trevor Rosenthal pitched the final 1 innings for the save. He struck out 1 and allowed 1 hits in his outing.
St. Louis heads into a battle against San Diego. Chicago, meanwhile, will have their next action against Colorado.