St. Louis Tops Milwaukee 3-0 - Recap
St. Louis' pitching staff did its job for UNDER bettors, holding Milwaukee scoreless in a 3-0 victory on Sunday at Busch Stadium.
St. Louis was favored by -170 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went UNDER the consensus closing total of 8.5.
Kyle Lohse earned the victory for the Cardinals, throwing 6 innings of work, striking out 6, walking 3, and allowing 4 hits and 0 earned runs. That effort was supported by 1 RBI from Allen Craig in the win.
Milwaukee's starting pitcher Marco Estrada worked 6 innings, giving up 7 hits and 1 earned run while striking out 2 in the loss. They got 1 hit from Norichika Aoki in a losing cause.
The battle of the bats favored St. Louis as they had 12 hits, while Milwaukee only had 6.
Jason Motte pitched the final 1 inning for the save. He struck out 2 and allowed 0 hits in his outing.
St. Louis looks to continue its winning ways next game with a battle against San Francisco. Milwaukee will aim to get back on the winning track vs Cincinnati.