Tom Gorzelanny vs Kyle Lohse Tilt Ends in St. Louis 5-0 Win
St. Louis got a shutout performance from its pitching staff en route to a 5-0 victory over Washington on Thursday at Busch Stadium.
St. Louis was favored by -157 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went UNDER the consensus closing total of 8.5.
Kyle Lohse earned the victory for the Cardinals, throwing 9 innings of work, striking out 6, walking 2, and allowing 2 hits and 0 earned runs. That effort was supported by 2 RBIs from Albert Pujols in the win.
Washington got a 5-inning outing from Tom Gorzelanny in the loss. He gave up 2 earned runs, 4 walks and 2 hits in his time on the mound, while Jayson Werth had 1 hit in the loss for the Nationals.
St. Louis outhit their counterparts 6-2 in the game.
Next game, St. Louis takes its act home to face Cincinnati looking for another win. For Washington, they head on the road to face Pittsburgh.