Victor Marte Earns Win in Kansas City vs St. Louis Game
Kansas City got a 2-HR day from Mike Moustakas on Sunday at Kauffman Stadium but St. Louis still managed to defeat Kansas City 11-8 in baseball action.
Bettors who backed the Cardinals were rewarded as -148 favorites at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go OVER the closing total of 10.5.
St. Louis got 5 1/3 innings from Lance Lynn, who gave up 6 earned runs on 9 hits, while striking out 2. Victor Marte earned the victory, while the Cardinals got 3 RBIs from Carlos Beltran in the win.
Kansas City got a 5 2/3-inning outing from Jonathan Sanchez in the loss. He gave up 6 earned runs, 6 walks and 4 hits in his time on the mound, while Mike Moustakas had 3 hits in the loss for the Royals.
The battle of the bats favored Kansas City as they had 14 hits, while St. Louis only had 8.
St. Louis looks to continue its winning ways next game with a battle against Miami. Kansas City will aim to get back on the winning track vs Tampa Bay.