St. Louis Drops Kansas City 5-4 - Match Report
St. Louis got a 5-4 victory over Kansas City on Saturday, with Jason Motte earning the victory and helping Cardinals moneyline bettors cash out.
St. Louis won as a -160 favorite, while Over-Under bettors who played UNDER the total of 9.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Jason Motte earned the victory for the Cardinals, throwing 2/3 innings of work, striking out 1, walking 0, and allowing 1 hit and 0 earned runs. That effort was supported by 2 RBIs from Matt Holliday in the win.
Kansas City got a 6-inning outing from Vincent Mazzaro in the loss. He gave up 3 earned runs, 2 walks and 7 hits in his time on the mound, while Mike Moustakas had 2 hits in the loss for the Royals.
Fernando Salas pitched the final 1 inning for the save. He struck out 1 and allowed 0 hits in his outing.