Pittsburgh Falls 7-2 Against St. Louis - Game Recap
St. Louis used a 2-HR day from Allen Craig on Wednesday at PNC Park as the Cardinals defeated Pittsburgh 7-2 in baseball action.
St. Louis won as a -143 favorite, while Over-Under bettors who played OVER the total of 8.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Kyle Lohse earned the victory for the Cardinals, throwing 7 innings of work, striking out 7, walking 1, and allowing 5 hits and 2 earned runs. That effort was supported by 3 RBIs from Allen Craig in the win.
Pittsburgh's starting pitcher Paul Maholm worked 5 innings, giving up 8 hits and 3 earned runs while striking out 1 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Ronny Cedeno in a losing cause.
St. Louis outhit their counterparts 15-6 in the game.
St. Louis looks to continue its winning ways next game with a battle against Chicago. Pittsburgh will aim to get back on the winning track vs Cincinnati.