Milwaukee vs St. Louis Wrap - St. Louis Wins 4-3
|Milwaukee vs St. Louis Wrap - St. Louis Wins 4-3|
Milwaukee dropped a 4-3 decision at Busch Stadium on Wednesday as St. Louis legged out a win behind winning pitcher Chris Carpenter.
St. Louis won as a -148 favorite, while Over-Under bettors who played UNDER the total of 7.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Chris Carpenter earned the victory for the Cardinals, throwing 5 innings of work, striking out 3, walking 3, and allowing 6 hits and 3 earned runs. That effort was supported by 1 RBI from Jon Jay in the win.
Milwaukee's starting pitcher Yovani Gallardo worked 5 innings, giving up 8 hits and 4 earned runs while striking out 2 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Yuniesky Betancourt in a losing cause.
The battle of the bats favored St. Louis as they had 9 hits, while Milwaukee only had 6.
The game was closed out by Jason Motte who got the final outs in the victory. He allowed 0 hits, 0 walks and fanned 3 batters to earn the save.