St. Louis Houston Game Ends in 13-6 Cardinals Victory - Recap
St. Louis grabbed a 13-6 win over Houston on Tuesday, as Eduardo Sanchez was credited with a win at Minute Maid Park.
Bettors who backed the Cardinals were rewarded as -195 favorites at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go OVER the closing total of 9.5.
St. Louis got 2 1/3 innings from Jake Westbrook, who gave up 5 earned runs on 7 hits, while striking out 2. Eduardo Sanchez earned the victory, while the Cardinals got 4 RBIs from Allen Craig in the win.
Houston's starting pitcher Henry Sosa worked 3 1/3 innings, giving up 5 hits and 5 earned runs while striking out 0 in the loss. They got 3 hits from Jose Altuve in a losing cause.
St. Louis enjoyed an edge at the plate with a 17-11 advantage in hits.