Jake Westbrook Earns Win in St. Louis vs Philadelphia Game
|Jake Westbrook Earns Win in St. Louis vs Philadelphia Game|
Philadelphia dropped a 3-1 decision at Busch Stadium on Monday as St. Louis legged out a win behind winning pitcher Jake Westbrook.
The Cardinals were a +132 underdog in the win. The combined score dipped UNDER the total, which closed at 7.5.
St. Louis got 7 innings from Jake Westbrook, who gave up 1 earned run on 4 hits, while striking out 1. He earned the victory, while the Cardinals got 1 RBI from Ryan Theriot in the win.
Philadelphia's starting pitcher Cliff Lee worked 6 1/3 innings, giving up 6 hits and 3 earned runs while striking out 4 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Jimmy Rollins in a losing cause.
St. Louis enjoyed an edge at the plate with a 7-5 advantage in hits.
Fernando Salas pitched the final 1 inning for the save. He struck out 1 and allowed 0 hits in his outing.