Cardinals drop Reds

Cardinals drop Reds

Winning pitcher Kyle Lohse allowed one run over six innings, as the St. Louis Cardinals stifled the Cincinnati Reds 4-1 on Monday night.

St. Louis won as -145 home favorites as the game played UNDER the 8.5-run total posted by oddsmakers.

Matt Holliday, Colby Rasmus, Khalil Greene, and Brendan Ryan drove in runs for the Cardinals, while Ryan Franklin picked up his 27th save of the season for St. Louis.

Brandon Phillips knocked in the lone run for Cincinnati, as Kip Wells was hit with the loss in relief of starter Johnny Cueto for the Reds.