Atlanta vs St. Louis Recap - Cardinals Over Braves 4-3
|Atlanta vs St. Louis Recap - Cardinals Over Braves 4-3|
St. Louis got 6 innings of work from Jaime Garcia en route to a 4-3 victory over Atlanta on Saturday at Busch Stadium.
St. Louis won as a -145 favorite, while Over-Under bettors who played UNDER the total of 8.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Jaime Garcia earned the victory for the Cardinals, throwing 6 innings of work, striking out 4, walking 0, and allowing 8 hits and 3 earned runs. That effort was supported by 1 RBI from Albert Pujols in the win.
Atlanta's starting pitcher Derek Lowe worked 6 innings, giving up 9 hits and 4 earned runs while striking out 6 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Michael Bourn in a losing cause.
Jason Motte pitched the final 1 inning for the save. He struck out 0 and allowed 0 hits in his outing.