Chris Carpenter vs Edwin Jackson Tilt Ends in St. Louis 8-0 Win
|Chris Carpenter vs Edwin Jackson Tilt Ends in St. Louis 8-0 Win|
Washington was unable to break through against the St. Louis pitching staff, losing 8-0 on Wednesday at Nationals Park.
St. Louis was an underdog by -101 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went OVER the consensus closing total of 7.5.
St. Louis got 5 2/3 innings from Chris Carpenter, who gave up 0 earned runs on 7 hits, while striking out 2. He earned the victory, while the Cardinals got 3 RBIs from Pete Kozma in the win.
Washington's starting pitcher Edwin Jackson worked 5 innings, giving up 8 hits and 4 earned runs while striking out 4 in the loss. They got 3 hits from Ian Desmond in a losing cause.
The battle of the bats favored St. Louis as they had 14 hits, while Washington only had 7.