St. Louis vs Miami Final: 4-1 - Recap
Miami dropped a 4-1 decision at Marlins Park on Wednesday as St. Louis legged out a win behind winning pitcher Kyle Lohse.
The Cardinals were a +170 underdog in the win. The combined score dipped UNDER the total, which closed at 7.5.
Kyle Lohse earned the victory for the Cardinals, throwing 7 1/3 innings of work, striking out 3, walking 0, and allowing 2 hits and 1 earned run. That effort was supported by 2 RBIs from David Freese in the win.
Miami's starting pitcher Josh Johnson worked 6 innings, giving up 10 hits and 3 earned runs while striking out 4 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Jose Reyes in a losing cause.
St. Louis enjoyed an edge at the plate with a 13-4 advantage in hits.
Jason Motte pitched the final 1 inning for the save. He struck out 2 and allowed 1 hit in his outing.
St. Louis heads into a battle against Milwaukee. Miami, meanwhile, will have their next action against Cincinnati.