Doug Fister Tagged With Loss in Cardinals-Nationals Match
St. Louis grabbed a 5-2 win over Washington on Sunday, as Jamie Garcia was credited with a win at Busch Stadium.
The Cardinals were a -105 underdog in the win. The combined score dipped UNDER the total, which closed at 7.5.
St. Louis got 7 innings from Jamie Garcia, who gave up 1 earned runs on 5 hits, while striking out 6. Jamie Garcia earned the victory, while the Cardinals got 2 RBIs from Matt Adams in the win.
Washington's starting pitcher Doug Fister worked 6 innings, giving up 7 hits and 4 earned runs while striking out 2 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Danny Espinosa in a losing cause.
The battle of the bats favored St. Louis as they had 9 hits, while Washington only had 8.
The game was closed out by Trevor Rosenthal who got the final outs in the victory. He allowed 1 hits, 1 walks and fanned 0 batters to earn the save.
St. Louis heads into a battle against New York. Washington, meanwhile, will have their next action against Houston.