Trevor Cahill vs Kyle Lohse Battle Sees St. Louis Fall 2-1
St. Louis dropped a 2-1 decision at Busch Stadium on Thursday as Arizona legged out a win behind winning pitcher David Hernandez.
The Diamondbacks were a +129 underdog in the win. The combined score dipped UNDER the total, which closed at 8.5.
David Hernandez earned the victory for the Diamondbacks, throwing 1 inning of work, striking out 3, walking 0, and allowing 0 hits and 0 earned runs. That effort was supported by 1 RBI from Paul Goldschmidt in the win.
St. Louis got a 6 2/3-inning outing from Kyle Lohse in the loss. He gave up 0 earned runs, 3 walks and 4 hits in his time on the mound, while David Freese had 2 hits in the loss for the Cardinals.
Arizona outhit their counterparts 7-6 in the game.
J.J. Putz pitched the final 1 inning for the save. He struck out 1 and allowed 0 hits in his outing.
Next game, Arizona takes its act on the road to face Houston looking for another win. For St. Louis, they head home to face Pittsburgh.