St. Louis Drops Chicago 7-0 - Match Report
|St. Louis Drops Chicago 7-0 - Match Report|
Lance Lynn led St. Louis to a shutout performance against Chicago 7-0 on Sunday at Busch Stadium.
The Cardinals were a -220 favorite in the win. The combined score dipped UNDER the total, which closed at 8.5.
Lance Lynn earned the victory for the Cardinals, throwing 6 innings of work, striking out 5, walking 3, and allowing 4 hits and 0 earned runs. That effort was supported by 2 RBIs from Jon Jay in the win.
Chicago's starting pitcher Travis Wood worked 6 innings, giving up 9 hits and 6 earned runs while striking out 4 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Bryan LaHair in a losing cause.
St. Louis enjoyed an edge at the plate with a 12-5 advantage in hits.
St. Louis looks to continue its winning ways next game with a battle against Los Angeles. Chicago will aim to get back on the winning track at Pittsburgh.