Pittsburgh St. Louis Game Ends in 7-4 Cardinals Victory - Recap
|Pittsburgh St. Louis Game Ends in 7-4 Cardinals Victory - Recap|
Pittsburgh dropped a 7-4 decision at Busch Stadium on Sunday as St. Louis legged out a win behind winning pitcher Kyle Lohse.
The Cardinals were a -140 favorite in the win. The combined score went OVER the total, which closed at 7.5.
St. Louis got 5 innings from Kyle Lohse, who gave up 2 earned runs on 6 hits, while striking out 4. He earned the victory, while the Cardinals got 2 RBIs from David Freese in the win.
Pittsburgh's starting pitcher Jeffrey Karstens worked 3 2/3 innings, giving up 9 hits and 5 earned runs while striking out 1 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Josh Harrison in a losing cause.
St. Louis outhit their counterparts 11-8 in the game.
Jason Motte pitched the final 1 inning for the save. He struck out 1 and allowed 0 hits in his outing.
St. Louis looks to continue its winning ways next game with a battle against Milwaukee. Pittsburgh will aim to get back on the winning track at Houston.