Wells, Cubs blank Cardinals
|Wells, Cubs blank Cardinals|
Randy Wells tossed a five-hit shutout through seven innings Friday, and the Chicago Cubs defeated the St. Louis Cardinals 5-0 at Wrigley Field.
The Cubs won the game as -157 favorites, while the teams played UNDER the posted over/under (12) set by sportsbooks.
Alfonso Soriano launched a two-run homer, while Geovany Soto and Tyler Colvin hit solo shots for the Cubs. Wells fanned seven batters in collecting his fifth win of the season.
Jeff Suppan was tagged with the Cardinals loss, giving up 10 hits and five runs over his six innings.