Recap - Los Angeles Defeats St. Louis 6-5
|Recap - Los Angeles Defeats St. Louis 6-5|
St. Louis dropped a 6-5 decision at Dodger Stadium on Sunday as Los Angeles legged out a win behind winning pitcher Javy Guerra.
Los Angeles was an underdog by +111 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went OVER the consensus closing total of 7.5.
Los Angeles got 6 innings from Chad Billingsley, who gave up 3 earned runs on 8 hits, while striking out 7. Javy Guerra earned the victory, while the Dodgers got 3 RBIs from Scott Van Slyke in the win.
St. Louis' starting pitcher Kyle Lohse worked 5 2/3 innings, giving up 11 hits and 3 earned runs while striking out 2 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Rafael Furcal in a losing cause.
Los Angeles outhit their counterparts 14-8 in the game.
Kenley Jansen pitched the final 1 inning for the save. He struck out 1 and allowed 0 hits in his outing.
Los Angeles heads into a battle against Arizona. St. Louis, meanwhile, will have their next action against San Diego.