Cardinals clip Diamondbacks
|Cardinals clip Diamondbacks|
Skip Schumaker's fielder's choice in the bottom of the ninth inning plated two runs to lift the St. Louis Cardinals past the Arizona Diamondbacks 6-5 on Monday night.
St. Louis cashed as -175 home favorites, while the teams played OVER the 7-run total set by oddsmakers.
Felipe Lopez went 2-for-4 with a run batted in for the Cardinals, as Jason Motte picked up the win in relief of Chris Carpenter for St. Louis.
Mark Reynolds was 2-for-3 with a two-run shot for Arizona, while Aaron Heilman took the loss for the Diamondbacks after allowing the winning run in the bottom of the ninth.