Cubs even series with Cards

Cubs even series with Cards

Jeff Baker drove in two runs and Ted Lilly allowed just four hits over eight innings Saturday, as the Chicago Cubs defeated the St. Louis Cardinals 5-2.

Chicago won the game as -180 favorites, but the seven runs went UNDER the day’s posted over/under (9).

Lilly improved to 9-6 with the victory, and Kevin Gregg recorded the final out for his 16th save.

Ryan Ludwick and Yadier Molina drove in the St. Louis runs. Brad Thompson surrendered five runs over 4 2-3 innings in the loss.