Cardinals shut down Padres
Jake Westbrook pitched eight scoreless innings to lift the St. Louis Cardinals to a 4-0 win over the San Diego Padres in the opener of a four-game series Thursday at Busch Stadium.
The Cardinals won the game as -125 favorites, while the teams played UNDER the posted over/under (7.5) set by sportsbooks.
Yadier Molina drove in a pair of runs for the Cardinals, and Jon Jay finished 3-for-4 at the plate in the victory.
Tim Stauffer suffered the loss on the hill for the Padres, allowing six hits and four runs over five innings.