Mike Pelfrey vs Edwin Jackson Tilt Ends in St. Louis 11-6 Win
New York dropped a 11-6 decision at Busch Stadium on Tuesday as St. Louis legged out a win behind winning pitcher Octavio Dotel.
St. Louis won as a -178 favorite, while Over-Under bettors who played OVER the total of 8.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
St. Louis got 5 innings from Edwin Jackson, who gave up 5 earned runs on 9 hits, while striking out 4. Octavio Dotel earned the victory, while the Cardinals got 3 RBIs from Adron Chambers in the win.
New York got a 6-inning outing from Mike Pelfrey in the loss. He gave up 5 earned runs, 0 walks and 10 hits in his time on the mound, while Angel Pagan had 3 hits in the loss for the Mets.
St. Louis enjoyed an edge at the plate with a 16-10 advantage in hits.