Arizona Falls 4-2 Against St. Louis - Game Recap
St. Louis moneyline bettors cashed on Thursday courtesy of a 4-2 win against the Arizona Diamondbacks at Busch Stadium.
Bettors who backed the Cardinals were rewarded as -148 favorites at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go UNDER the closing total of 7.5.
Pat Neshek earned the victory for the Cardinals, throwing 2 innings of work, striking out 2, walking 0, and allowing 1 hits and 0 earned runs. That effort was supported by 2 RBIs from Shane Robinson in the win.
Arizona's starting pitcher Wade Miley worked 6 2/3 innings, giving up 7 hits and 3 earned runs while striking out 3 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Cliff Pennington in a losing cause.
The battle of the bats favored St. Louis as they had 9 hits, while Arizona only had 8.
The game was closed out by Trevor Rosenthal who got the final outs in the victory. He allowed 0 hits, 0 walks and fanned 1 batters to earn the save.
St. Louis heads into a battle against Cincinnati. Arizona, meanwhile, will have their next action against New York.