Jordan Zimmermann vs Lance Lynn Battle Sees Washington Fall 1-0
St. Louis got a shutout performance from its pitching staff en route to a 1-0 victory over Washington on Friday at Busch Stadium.
Bettors who backed the Cardinals were rewarded as -119 favorites at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go UNDER the closing total of 7.
Lance Lynn earned the victory for the Cardinals, throwing 8 innings of work, striking out 8, walking 0, and allowing 2 hits and 0 earned runs. That effort was supported by 1 RBIs from Matt Adams in the win.
Washington's starting pitcher Jordan Zimmermann worked 8 innings, giving up 3 hits and 1 earned runs while striking out 5 in the loss. They got 1 hits from Jayson Werth in a losing cause.
St. Louis outhit their counterparts 3-2 in the game.
Trevor Rosenthal pitched the final 1 innings for the save. He struck out 3 and allowed 0 hits in his outing.