Brewers take down Cardinals

Jim Edmonds homered and drove in four runs as the Milwaukee Brewers defeated the St. Louis Cardinals 12-5 Saturday night at Busch Stadium.

The Brewers won the game as +180 underdogs, while the 17 runs sailed OVER the posted over/under (8) set by sportsbooks.

Manny Parra scattered eight hits and five runs over 5 2-3 innings in collecting the win for the Brewers.

Chris Carpenter was rocked for nine hits and eight runs over three innings in the loss.