St. Louis Downed 2-1 By Los Angeles - Ryan Franklin Takes Loss
St. Louis struck out 11 times against Chad Billingsley in losing 2-1 to Los Angeles on Sunday at Dodger Stadium.
Los Angeles was an underdog by +106 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went UNDER the consensus closing total of 7.5.
Los Angeles got 8 innings from Chad Billingsley, who gave up 0 earned runs on 2 hits, while striking out 11. Jonathan Broxton earned the victory, while the Dodgers got 2 RBIs from Matt Kemp in the win.
St. Louis' starting pitcher Chris Carpenter worked 7 innings, giving up 5 hits and 0 earned runs while striking out 0 in the loss. They got 3 hits from Matt Holliday in a losing cause.
Los Angeles outhit their counterparts 7-4 in the game.
Los Angeles heads into a battle against Atlanta. St. Louis, meanwhile, will have their next action against Washington.