Cardinals stifle Dodgers
Brendan Ryan was 4-for-4 with two runs batted in, as the St. Louis Cardinals shut down the Los Angeles Dodgers 6-1 on Monday night.
St. Louis won as -170 home favorites as the game played UNDER the 7.5-run total listed by oddsmakers.
Chris Carpenter allowed one run over seven innings to earn the win for the Cardinals, while Rick Ankiel went 2-for-4 with an RBI for St. Louis.
Rafael Furcal was 3-for-4 with an RBI for Los Angeles, as losing pitcher Randy Wolf gave up two runs over six innings for the Dodgers.