Cardinals edge Cubs

Cardinals edge Cubs

Albert Pujols homered and drove in three runs Sunday, as the St. Louis Cardinals defeated the Chicago Cubs 8-7.

The Cardinals were a -130 favorite in the game and the 15 runs scored went OVER the posted over/under total (8).

Matt Pagnozzi also had three RBI for St. Louis and Allen Craig was3-5 with an RBI and a run scored.

Kosuke Fukudome drove in two runs for Chicago and Jeff Samardzija allowed eight runs on seven hits in 4 1-3 innings.