Colorado Downed 9-3 By St. Louis - Tyler Chatwood Takes Loss

Colorado Downed 9-3 By St. Louis - Tyler Chatwood Takes Loss

Allen Craig swatted 2 round trippers and drove in 3 runs as his Cardinals defeated Colorado 9-3 at Busch Stadium.

St. Louis was favored by -215 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went OVER the consensus closing total of 9.5.

St. Louis got 7 1/3 innings from Kyle Lohse, who gave up 2 earned runs on 9 hits, while striking out 5. He earned the victory, while the Cardinals got 3 RBIs from Allen Craig in the win.

Colorado's starting pitcher Joshua Outman worked 3 innings, giving up 2 hits and 2 earned runs while striking out 1 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Marco Scutaro in a losing cause.

Colorado enjoyed an edge at the plate with a 11-10 advantage in hits.