Washington Falls 12-2 to St. Louis - Recap
St. Louis scored early and often on Friday, sprinting to a lead and into double figures with a 12-2 win over Washington.
St. Louis was favored by -130 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went OVER the consensus closing total of 7.5.
St. Louis got 6 innings from Adam Wainwright, who gave up 1 earned run on 5 hits, while striking out 5. He earned the victory, while the Cardinals got 3 RBIs from Yadier Molina in the win.
Washington's starting pitcher Edwin Jackson worked 1 1/3 innings, giving up 7 hits and 8 earned runs while striking out 0 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Bryce Harper in a losing cause.
The battle of the bats favored St. Louis as they had 12 hits, while Washington only had 6.