Roy Oswalt vs Edwin Jackson Tilt Ends in St. Louis 5-3 Win
|Roy Oswalt vs Edwin Jackson Tilt Ends in St. Louis 5-3 Win|
St. Louis got a 5-3 victory over Philadelphia on Wednesday, with Edwin Jackson earning the victory and helping Cardinals moneyline bettors cash out.
St. Louis was an underdog by +102 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went OVER the consensus closing total of 7.5.
St. Louis got 6 innings from Edwin Jackson, who gave up 2 earned runs on 5 hits, while striking out 4. He earned the victory, while the Cardinals got 4 RBIs from David Freese in the win.
Philadelphia got a 6-inning outing from Roy Oswalt in the loss. He gave up 5 earned runs, 1 walk and 6 hits in his time on the mound, while Jimmy Rollins had 2 hits in the loss for the Phillies.
Philadelphia outhit their counterparts 7-6 in the game.
Jason Motte pitched the final 1 inning for the save. He struck out 1 and allowed 0 hits in his outing.