Cubs shut down Cards

Carlos Silva whiffed 11 batters and tossed seven scoreless innings Saturday, as the Chicago Cubs defeated the St. Louis Cardinals 5-0 at Wrigley Field.

The Cubs won this game as -130 favorites, while the teams played UNDER the day’s posted over/under (8.5) set by sportsbooks.

Kosuke Fukudome drove in a pair of runs to lead the Cubs, and Silva remained undefeated this season at 7-0 with the victory.

Adam Ottavino gave up four earned runs on five hits over his 5 2-3 innings in the Cardinals loss.