St. Louis vs Cincinnati Game Final 1-0 - Chris Carpenter Earns Win
|St. Louis vs Cincinnati Game Final 1-0 - Chris Carpenter Earns Win|
Cincinnati was unable to break through against the St. Louis pitching staff, losing 1-0 on Monday at Busch Stadium.
St. Louis was favored by -122 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went UNDER the consensus closing total of 7.5.
St. Louis got 8 innings from Chris Carpenter, who gave up 0 earned runs on 6 hits, while striking out 3. He earned the victory, while the Cardinals got 1 RBI from Mark Hamilton in the win.
Cincinnati's starting pitcher Johnny Cueto worked 8 innings, giving up 6 hits and 1 earned run while striking out 0 in the loss. They got 3 hits from Joey Votto in a losing cause.
Fernando Salas pitched the final 1 inning for the save. He struck out 2 and allowed 0 hits in his outing.