Cardinals rout Cubs

Albert Pujols hit three home runs and had four RBI Sunday, as the St. Louis Cardinals defeated the Chicago Cubs 9-1.

The Cardinals were a -115 favorite in the game and the 10 runs scored went OVER the posted over/under total (7).

David Freese was 3-5 with a home run and three RBI for St. Louis and Adam Wainwright allowed one run on seven hits with eight strikeouts in seven innings.

Geovany Soto hit a solo home run for Chicago and Ryan Dempster allowed six runs on nine hits in 6 2-3 innings.