Game Wrap - Colorado 6-1 Victors Over Cardinals
Colorado grabbed a 6-1 win over St. Louis on Saturday, as Jason Hammel was credited with a win at Busch Stadium.
Colorado was an underdog by +160 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went UNDER the consensus closing total of 9.5.
Jason Hammel earned the victory for the Rockies, throwing 6 1/3 innings of work, striking out 1, walking 3, and allowing 5 hits and 1 earned run. That effort was supported by 4 RBIs from Carlos Gonzalez in the win.
St. Louis' starting pitcher Jaime Garcia worked 5 innings, giving up 6 hits and 5 earned runs while striking out 3 in the loss. They got 1 hit from Rafael Furcal in a losing cause.
Colorado outhit their counterparts 9-6 in the game.