Adam Wainwright vs J.A. Happ Tilt Ends in St. Louis 8-1 Win
Houston pitchers gave up 2 home runs to Tyler Greene and it cost them dearly in an 8-1 loss on Sunday at Minute Maid Park.
St. Louis was favored by -136 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went OVER the consensus closing total of 8.5.
St. Louis got 7 innings from Adam Wainwright, who gave up 1 earned run on 7 hits, while striking out 7. He earned the victory, while the Cardinals got 4 RBIs from Tyler Greene in the win.
Houston's starting pitcher J.A. Happ worked 5 innings, giving up 6 hits and 5 earned runs while striking out 3 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Jose Altuve in a losing cause.
The battle of the bats favored St. Louis as they had 11 hits, while Houston only had 8.
Next game, St. Louis takes its act on the road to face Arizona looking for another win. For Houston, they head home to face Miami.