Cardinals fly over D-Backs

Brendan Ryan cracked a three-run homer as the St. Louis Cardinals defeated the Arizona Diamondbacks 5-2 Friday night at Chase Field.

The Cardinals won the game as -143 favorites, and the seven runs went UNDER the posted over/under (9.5) set by sportsbooks.

Jaime Garcia went five innings and earned the win for the Cardinals, and Ryan Fanklin closed it out with his 11th save.

Rodrigo Lopez was rattled for six hits and five runs over seven innings in a losing effort for the Diamondbacks.