Recap - St. Louis Defeats Chicago 4-1

Recap - St. Louis Defeats Chicago 4-1

St. Louis got 7 innings of work from Kyle Lohse en route to a 4-1 victory over Chicago on Friday at Busch Stadium.

The Cardinals were a -149 favorite in the win. The combined score dipped UNDER the total, which closed at 7.5.

St. Louis got 7 innings from Kyle Lohse, who gave up 1 earned run on 6 hits, while striking out 4. He earned the victory, while the Cardinals got 1 RBI from Matt Holliday in the win.

Chicago got a 6-inning outing from Ryan Dempster in the loss. He gave up 4 earned runs, 2 walks and 7 hits in his time on the mound, while David DeJesus had 2 hits in the loss for the Cubs.

St. Louis outhit their counterparts 10-7 in the game.

The game was closed out by Jason Motte who got the final outs in the victory. He allowed 0 hits, 0 walks and fanned 1 batter to earn the save.