Brad Lincoln vs Chris Carpenter Tilt Ends in Pittsburgh 7-0 Win
St. Louis was unable to break through against the Pittsburgh pitching staff, losing 7-0 on Saturday at Busch Stadium.
Pittsburgh was an underdog by +225 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went UNDER the consensus closing total of 7.5.
Pittsburgh got 6 innings from Brad Lincoln, who gave up 0 earned runs on 6 hits, while striking out 4. He earned the victory, while the Pirates got 3 RBIs from Josh Harrison in the win.
St. Louis got a 5-inning outing from Chris Carpenter in the loss. He gave up 6 earned runs, 2 walks and 9 hits in his time on the mound, while Yadier Molina had 2 hits in the loss for the Cardinals.
The battle of the bats favored Pittsburgh as they had 11 hits, while St. Louis only had 7.