Washington Falls 10-4 Against St. Louis - Game Recap
St. Louis used a 2-HR day from Carlos Beltran on Sunday at Busch Stadium as the Cardinals defeated Washington 10-4 in baseball action.
Bettors who backed the Cardinals were rewarded as -137 favorites at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go OVER the closing total of 8.5.
St. Louis got 5 1/3 innings from Lance Lynn, who gave up 4 earned runs on 6 hits, while striking out 9. He earned the victory, while the Cardinals got 5 RBIs from Carlos Beltran in the win.
Washington got a 2 1/3-inning outing from Ross Detwiler in the loss. He gave up 3 earned runs, 5 walks and 4 hits in his time on the mound, while Adam LaRoche had 2 hits in the loss for the Nationals.
The battle of the bats favored St. Louis as they had 12 hits, while Washington only had 7.
St. Louis looks to continue its winning ways next game with a battle against Cincinnati. Washington will aim to get back on the winning track vs Philadelphia.