Game Wrap - St. Louis 5-1 Victors Over Orioles
St. Louis grabbed a 5-1 win over Baltimore on Wednesday, as Chris Carpenter was credited with a win at Camden Yards.
The Cardinals were a -125 favorite in the win. The combined score dipped UNDER the total, which closed at 9.5.
St. Louis got 9 innings from Chris Carpenter, who gave up 1 earned run on 7 hits, while striking out 5. He earned the victory, while the Cardinals got 2 RBIs from Colby Rasmus in the win.
Baltimore's starting pitcher Chris Jakubauskas worked 5 innings, giving up 7 hits and 5 earned runs while striking out 2 in the loss. They got 2 hits from J.J. Hardy in a losing cause.
St. Louis enjoyed an edge at the plate with an 8-7 advantage in hits.