Early lead lifts Cards past Angels
The St. Louis scored nine runs over three innings in dumping the LA Angels 9-5 Friday night at Busch Stadium.
The Cardinals won the game as +117 underdogs, while the 14 runs sailed OVER the posted over/under (8) set by sportsbooks.
Felipe Lopez belted a solo home run and drove in a pair of runs, while Mitchell Boggs closed out the game for his first win of the season.
Mike Napoli had a two-run homer for the Angels, while Joel Pineiro suffered the loss on the mound.