St. Louis Downed 8-0 By San Francisco - Lance Lynn Takes Loss
St. Louis was unable to break through against the San Francisco pitching staff, losing 8-0 on Sunday at Busch Stadium.
San Francisco won as a +101 underdog, while Over-Under bettors who played OVER the total of 7.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Tim Hudson earned the victory for the Giants, throwing 7 innings of work, striking out 6, walking 2, and allowing 3 hits and 0 earned runs. That effort was supported by 3 RBIs from Joaquin Arias in the win.
St. Louis's starting pitcher Lance Lynn worked 3 1/3 innings, giving up 8 hits and 4 earned runs while striking out 2 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Matt Carpenter in a losing cause.
San Francisco enjoyed an edge at the plate with a 14-4 advantage in hits.
San Francisco heads into a battle against Cincinnati. St. Louis, meanwhile, will have their next action against Kansas City.