Dan Haren vs Lance Lynn Tilt Ends in St. Louis 3-2 Win
|Dan Haren vs Lance Lynn Tilt Ends in St. Louis 3-2 Win|
St. Louis got $Innings innings of work from Lance Lynn en route to a 3-2 victory over Los Angeles on Friday at Busch Stadium.
Bettors who backed the Cardinals were rewarded as -128 favorites at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go UNDER the closing total of 7.5.
Lance Lynn earned the victory for the Cardinals, throwing 6 innings of work, striking out 9, walking 4, and allowing 4 hits and 2 earned runs. That effort was supported by 3 RBIs from Matt Holliday in the win.
Los Angeles's starting pitcher Dan Haren worked 4 2/3 innings, giving up 8 hits and 3 earned runs while striking out 4 in the loss. They got 1 hits from Hanley Ramirez in a losing cause.
The battle of the bats favored St. Louis as they had 8 hits, while Los Angeles only had 5.
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.