Los Angeles Falls 2-1 to St. Louis - Recap
St. Louis got a 2-1 victory over Los Angeles on Thursday, with Lance Lynn earning the victory and helping Cardinals moneyline bettors cash out.
Bettors who backed the Cardinals were rewarded as +106 underdogs at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go UNDER the closing total of 7.5.
St. Louis got 6 innings from Lance Lynn, who gave up 1 earned run on 5 hits, while striking out 7. He earned the victory, while the Cardinals got 1 RBI from Allen Craig in the win.
Los Angeles' starting pitcher Josh Beckett worked 5 1/3 innings, giving up 7 hits and 1 earned run while striking out 0 in the loss. They got 1 hit from Mark Ellis in a losing cause.
St. Louis outhit their counterparts 10-6 in the game.
The game was closed out by Jason Motte who got the final outs in the victory. He allowed 1 hit, 0 walks and fanned 0 batters to earn the save.