Cardinals down Nationals

Kyle Lohse gave up only one earned run over six innings to get the victory, as the St. Louis Cardinals handled the Washington Nationals 6-2 on Monday night.

St. Louis won as -160 home favorites, while the teams played UNDER the 8.5-run total listed by sportsbooks.

Yadier Molina and David Freese drove in two runs apiece for the Cardinals, as Colby Rasmus went 2-for-4 with a run batted in for St. Louis.

Willie Harris knocked in a run for Washington, while Craig Stammen was handed the loss after allowing four runs over six innings for the Nationals.