St. Louis Cardinals vs New York Mets Wrap - St. Louis Wins 5-2
St. Louis got $Innings innings of work from Michael Wacha en route to a 5-2 victory over New York on Tuesday at Busch Stadium.
The Cardinals were a -173 favorite in the win. The combined score dipped UNDER the total, which closed at 7.5.
St. Louis got 6 innings from Michael Wacha, who gave up 1 earned runs on 5 hits, while striking out 7. Michael Wacha earned the victory, while the Cardinals got 1 RBIs from Matt Holliday in the win.
New York's starting pitcher Jonathon Niese worked 6 innings, giving up 8 hits and 3 earned runs while striking out 3 in the loss. They got 2 hits from David Wright in a losing cause.
St. Louis enjoyed an edge at the plate with a 10-7 advantage in hits.
The game was closed out by Pat Neshek who got the final outs in the victory. He allowed 0 hits, 0 walks and fanned 0 batters to earn the save.