Jordan Zimmermann vs Jaime Garcia Tilt Ends in St. Louis 5-3 Win
St. Louis got a 5-3 victory over Washington on Wednesday, with Jaime Garcia earning the victory and helping Cardinals moneyline bettors cash out.
St. Louis was favored by -158 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went OVER the consensus closing total of 7.5.
St. Louis got 5 innings from Jaime Garcia, who gave up 1 earned run on 4 hits, while striking out 4. He earned the victory, while the Cardinals got 2 RBIs from Lance Berkman in the win.
Washington's starting pitcher Jordan Zimmermann worked 6 innings, giving up 8 hits and 5 earned runs while striking out 3 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Rick Ankiel in a losing cause.
St. Louis outhit their counterparts 9-5 in the game.
Mitchell Boggs pitched the final 1 inning for the save. He struck out 1 and allowed 1 hit in his outing.