Jeff Francis vs Joe Kelly Tilt Ends in Colorado 3-2 Win
|Jeff Francis vs Joe Kelly Tilt Ends in Colorado 3-2 Win|
Colorado got a 3-2 victory over St. Louis on Tuesday, with Jeff Francis earning the victory and helping Rockies moneyline bettors cash out.
Colorado was an underdog by +159 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went UNDER the consensus closing total of 9.5.
Colorado got 5 innings from Jeff Francis, who gave up 2 earned runs on 5 hits, while striking out 2. He earned the victory, while the Rockies got 3 RBIs from Tyler Colvin in the win.
St. Louis got a 6-inning outing from Joe Kelly in the loss. He gave up 2 earned runs, 4 walks and 5 hits in his time on the mound, while Jon Jay had 2 hits in the loss for the Cardinals.
St. Louis outhit their counterparts 9-5 in the game.
Rafael Betancourt pitched the final 1 inning for the save. He struck out 1 and allowed 1 hit in his outing.