Cards rally past Marlins
The St. Louis Cardinals scored three runs in the eighth inning to come back and defeat the Florida Marlins 6-5 in the rubber match Thursday afternoon.
St. Louis won the game as -120 favorites, and the 11 runs made it OVER the day’s posted over/under (9).
Albert Pujols went deep for a two-run shot to lead the Cardinals. Trever Miller tossed one inning of relief in the win, and Ryan Franklin notched his 14th save.
Ross Gload belted two home runs for three RBIs in a losing effort. Leo Nunez surrendered four hits and three runs in relief for the Marlins.