Cards reel in Astros
Matt Holliday belted two home runs to help the St. Louis Cardinals defeat the Houston Astros 3-1 Saturday night at Busch Stadium.
St. Louis won the game as -200 favorites, while the four runs went UNDER the posted over (7).
Holliday finished 3-for-4 at the plate, and Julio Lugo drove in the other run for the Cardinals. Chris Carpenter tossed a complete game for his 10th win.
Carlos Lee homered in a losing effort for the Astros. Jeff Fulchino surrendered four hits and one run over three innings.