Jake Westbrook Tagged With Loss in Cubs-Cardinals Match
Chicago got 5 innings of work from Matt Garza en route to a 11-4 victory over St. Louis on Wednesday at Wrigley Field.
Chicago won as a -126 favorite, while Over-Under bettors who played OVER the total of 8.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Chicago got 5 innings from Matt Garza, who gave up 1 earned run on 3 hits, while striking out 7. He earned the victory, while the Cubs got 3 RBIs from Starlin Castro in the win.
St. Louis got a 2 1/3-inning outing from Jake Westbrook in the loss. He gave up 5 earned runs, 1 walk and 6 hits in his time on the mound, while Ryan Theriot had 2 hits in the loss for the Cardinals.
The battle of the bats favored Chicago as they had 17 hits, while St. Louis only had 9.