Andrew Cashner Tagged With Loss in Cardinals-Padres Match

Andrew Cashner Tagged With Loss in Cardinals-Padres Match

San Diego dropped a 4-3 decision at Busch Stadium on Monday as St. Louis legged out a win behind winning pitcher Jason Motte.

The Cardinals were a -178 favorite in the win. The combined score dipped UNDER the total, which closed at 8.5.

Jason Motte earned the victory for the Cardinals, throwing 1 1/3 innings of work, striking out 0, walking 0, and allowing 1 hit and 0 earned runs. That effort was supported by 2 RBIs from Tyler Greene in the win.

San Diego's starting pitcher Clayton Richard worked 7 1/3 innings, giving up 7 hits and 2 earned runs while striking out 1 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Yonder Alonso in a losing cause.

St. Louis enjoyed an edge at the plate with a 9-8 advantage in hits.