St. Louis vs Texas Final: 3-2 - Recap
St. Louis got 6 innings of work from Chris Carpenter en route to a 3-2 victory over Texas on Wednesday at Busch Stadium.
The Cardinals were a -125 favorite in the win. The combined score dipped UNDER the total, which closed at 7.5.
St. Louis got 6 innings from Chris Carpenter, who gave up 2 earned runs on 5 hits, while striking out 4. He earned the victory, while the Cardinals got 2 RBIs from Lance Berkman in the win.
Texas' starting pitcher C.J. Wilson worked 5 2/3 innings, giving up 4 hits and 3 earned runs while striking out 4 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Ian Kinsler in a losing cause.
The game was closed out by Jason Motte who got the final outs in the victory. He allowed 0 hits, 0 walks and fanned 0 batters to earn the save.