Shelby Miller Earns Win in Los Angeles vs St. Louis Game
Los Angeles lost in extra innings on Sunday, falling 5-2 to St. Louis in 12 innings.
The Cardinals were a -131 favorite in the win. The combined score dipped UNDER the total, which closed at 7.5.
Shelby Miller earned the victory for the Cardinals, throwing 1 inning of work, striking out 1, walking 0, and allowing 1 hit and 0 earned runs. That effort was supported by 2 RBIs from Allen Craig in the win.
Los Angeles' starting pitcher Stephen Fife worked 5 innings, giving up 4 hits and 2 earned runs while striking out 1 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Hanley Ramirez in a losing cause.
The battle of the bats favored St. Louis as they had 8 hits, while Los Angeles only had 7.
The game was closed out by Jason Motte who got the final outs in the victory. He allowed 0 hits, 1 walk and fanned 1 batter to earn the save.
St. Louis looks to continue its winning ways next game with a battle against Houston. Los Angeles will aim to get back on the winning track at Washington.