Game Wrap - St. Louis 9-7 Victors Over Nationals

St. Louis got 2 innings of work from Jason Motte en route to a 9-7 victory over Washington on Friday at Nationals Park.

St. Louis was an underdog by +118 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went OVER the consensus closing total of 6.5.

St. Louis got 2 1/3 innings from Adam Wainwright, who gave up 6 earned runs on 7 hits, while striking out 5. Jason Motte earned the victory, while the Cardinals got 3 RBIs from Dan Descalso in the win.

Washington got a 5-inning outing from Gio Gonzalez in the loss. He gave up 3 earned runs, 4 walks and 5 hits in his time on the mound, while Kurt Suzuki had 3 hits in the loss for the Nationals.