San Diego Downed 5-3 By St. Louis - Burch Smith Takes Loss
St. Louis grabbed a 5-3 win over San Diego on Wednesday, as T Lyons was credited with a win at PETCO Park.
The Cardinals were a -109 favorite in the win. The combined score dipped UNDER the total, which closed at 8.5.
St. Louis got 7 innings from T Lyons, who gave up 1 earned run on 4 hits, while striking out 4. He earned the victory, while the Cardinals got 1 RBI from Matt Holliday in the win.
San Diego's starting pitcher Burch Smith worked 1 inning, giving up 5 hits and 4 earned runs while striking out 1 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Jedd Gyorko in a losing cause.
The battle of the bats favored St. Louis as they had 14 hits, while San Diego only had 9.
St. Louis looks to continue its winning ways next game with a battle against Los Angeles. San Diego will aim to get back on the winning track at Arizona.