Kyle Lohse Earns Win in St. Louis vs San Francisco Game
St. Louis got 5 2/3 innings of work from Kyle Lohse en route to a 3-1 victory over San Francisco on Wednesday at Busch Stadium.
The Cardinals were a -119 favorite in the win. The combined score dipped UNDER the total, which closed at 7.5.
Kyle Lohse earned the victory for the Cardinals, throwing 5 2/3 innings of work, striking out 2, walking 5, and allowing 7 hits and 1 earned run. That effort was supported by 2 RBIs from Matt Carpenter in the win.
San Francisco's starting pitcher Matt Cain worked 6 2/3 innings, giving up 6 hits and 3 earned runs while striking out 2 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Marco Scutaro in a losing cause.
The battle of the bats favored San Francisco as they had 9 hits, while St. Louis only had 6.
The game was closed out by Jason Motte who got the final outs in the victory. He allowed 0 hits, 0 walks and fanned 0 batters to earn the save.