Game Wrap - St. Louis 1-0 Victors Over Pirates
Shelby Miller led St. Louis to a shutout performance against Pittsburgh 1-0 on Friday at Busch Stadium.
The Cardinals were a -110 favorite in the win. The combined score dipped UNDER the total, which closed at 7.5.
Shelby Miller earned the victory for the Cardinals, throwing 5 2/3 innings of work, striking out 4, walking 4, and allowing 3 hits and 0 earned runs. That effort was supported by 1 RBI from Matt Holliday in the win.
Pittsburgh's starting pitcher Gerrit Cole worked 7 innings, giving up 6 hits and 1 earned run while striking out 4 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Jose Tabata in a losing cause.
St. Louis outhit their counterparts 8-4 in the game.
The game was closed out by Trevor Rosenthal who got the final outs in the victory. He allowed 0 hits, 0 walks and fanned 3 batters to earn the save.