Esmil Rogers vs Edwin Jackson Tilt Ends in St. Louis 6-2 Win
|Esmil Rogers vs Edwin Jackson Tilt Ends in St. Louis 6-2 Win|
St. Louis got a 6-2 victory over Colorado on Sunday, with Edwin Jackson earning the victory and helping Cardinals moneyline bettors cash out.
The Cardinals were a -145 favorite in the win. The combined score dipped UNDER the total, which closed at 8.5.
St. Louis got 5 1/3 innings from Edwin Jackson, who gave up 2 earned runs on 8 hits, while striking out 4. He earned the victory, while the Cardinals got 2 RBIs from Albert Pujols in the win.
Colorado's starting pitcher Esmil Rogers worked 5 innings, giving up 6 hits and 4 earned runs while striking out 5 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Mark Ellis in a losing cause.
St. Louis enjoyed an edge at the plate with a 11-10 advantage in hits.
St. Louis heads into a battle against Pittsburgh. Colorado, meanwhile, will have their next action against Florida.