St. Louis Drops Milwaukee 7-6 - Match Report
St. Louis got $Innings innings of work from Pat Neshek en route to a 7-6 victory over Milwaukee on Friday at Miller Park.
Bettors who backed the Cardinals were rewarded as +128 underdogs at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go OVER the closing total of 8.
St. Louis got 3 innings from Joe Kelly, who gave up 6 earned runs on 7 hits, while striking out 3. Pat Neshek earned the victory, while the Cardinals got 2 RBIs from Jhonny Peralta in the win.
Milwaukee's starting pitcher Yovani Gallardo worked 5 1/3 innings, giving up 7 hits and 5 earned runs while striking out 3 in the loss. They got 3 hits from Scooter Gennett in a losing cause.
The battle of the bats favored Milwaukee as they had 11 hits, while St. Louis only had 12.
Trevor Rosenthal pitched the final 1 innings for the save. He struck out 2 and allowed 1 hits in his outing.