Morrow, Jays blank Cardinals
|Morrow, Jays blank Cardinals|
Brandon Morrow tossed eight scoreless innings with eight strikeouts for Toronto Thursday night, as the Blue Jays shut down the St. Louis Cardinals 5-0 and avoided a three-game sweep at Rogers Centre.
The Blue Jays took the contest as +116 underdogs, while the teams played UNDER the posted over/under (7.5) set by sportsbooks.
Vernon Wells launched two home runs and drove in three runs for the Blue Jays.
Adam Wainwright was tagged for six hits and five runs over four innings in the Cardinals loss.