Chicago Falls 10-3 Against St. Louis - Game Recap
St. Louis had a 5-RBI day from Matt Carpenter on Sunday at Busch Stadium as the Cardinals defeated Chicago 10-3 in baseball action.
The Cardinals were a -166 favorite in the win. The combined score went OVER the total, which closed at 8.5.
Jake Westbrook earned the victory for the Cardinals, throwing 7 innings of work, striking out 2, walking 1, and allowing 4 hits and 1 earned run. That effort was supported by 5 RBIs from Matt Carpenter in the win.
Chicago's starting pitcher Paul Maholm worked 4 innings, giving up 6 hits and 6 earned runs while striking out 2 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Reed Johnson in a losing cause.
St. Louis outhit their counterparts 12-6 in the game.
St. Louis heads into a battle against Cincinnati. Chicago, meanwhile, will have their next action against Miami.