Brandon McCarthy vs Michael Wacha Battle Sees Arizona Fall 3-2

Brandon McCarthy vs Michael Wacha Battle Sees Arizona Fall 3-2

St. Louis scored 1 run in inning no. 12 to edge Arizona 3-2 on Wednesday at Busch Stadium.

The Cardinals were a -159 favorite in the win. The combined score dipped UNDER the total, which closed at 7.

St. Louis got 6 innings from Michael Wacha, who gave up 0 earned runs on 2 hits, while striking out 4. Seth Maness earned the victory, while the Cardinals got 1 RBIs from Jon Jay in the win.

Arizona got a 6-inning outing from Brandon McCarthy in the loss. He gave up 1 earned runs, 2 walks and 7 hits in his time on the mound, while Gerardo Parra had 1 hits in the loss for the Diamondbacks.

The battle of the bats favored St. Louis as they had 12 hits, while Arizona only had 7.