St. Louis Falls 3-2 to Chicago - Recap
Chicago needed extra innings to claim victory on Tuesday, scoring late against St. Louis for a 3-2 final at Wrigley Field.
The Cubs were a +124 underdog in the win. The combined score dipped UNDER the total, which closed at 7.5.
Chicago got 6 2/3 innings from Jeff Samardzija, who gave up 0 earned runs on 4 hits, while striking out 9. James Russell earned the victory, while the Cubs got 1 RBI from Starlin Castro in the win.
St. Louis' starting pitcher Adam Wainwright worked 6 innings, giving up 6 hits and 1 earned run while striking out 2 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Yadier Molina in a losing cause.
Chicago outhit their counterparts 10-6 in the game.