Ricky Romero Earns Win in St. Louis vs Toronto Game
|Ricky Romero Earns Win in St. Louis vs Toronto Game|
Toronto got a shutout performance from its pitching staff en route to a 5-0 victory over St. Louis on Sunday at Busch Stadium.
Bettors who backed the Blue Jays were rewarded as -107 favorites at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go UNDER the closing total of 7.5.
Ricky Romero earned the victory for the Blue Jays, throwing 9 innings of work, striking out 5, walking 2, and allowing 4 hits and 0 earned runs. That effort was supported by 2 RBIs from Ricky Romero in the win.
St. Louis' starting pitcher Kyle McClellan worked 5 1/3 innings, giving up 8 hits and 5 earned runs while striking out 4 in the loss. They got 1 hit from Skip Schumaker in a losing cause.
The battle of the bats favored Toronto as they had 10 hits, while St. Louis only had 4.
Toronto heads into a battle against Detroit. St. Louis, meanwhile, will have their next action against Baltimore.