Kyle Lohse vs Erik Bedard Tilt Ends in St. Louis 5-1 Win
Pittsburgh dropped a 5-1 decision at PNC Park on Sunday as St. Louis legged out a win behind winning pitcher Kyle Lohse.
Bettors who backed the Cardinals were rewarded as -121 favorites at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go UNDER the closing total of 7.5.
St. Louis got 7 innings from Kyle Lohse, who gave up 1 earned run on 6 hits, while striking out 5. He earned the victory, while the Cardinals got 2 RBIs from David Freese in the win.
Pittsburgh's starting pitcher Erik Bedard worked 7 innings, giving up 7 hits and 2 earned runs while striking out 7 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Jose Tabata in a losing cause.
St. Louis outhit their counterparts 10-6 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 Colorado.