Anibal Sanchez Earns Win in Miami vs St. Louis Game
Miami got a 5-3 victory over St. Louis on Wednesday, with Anibal Sanchez earning the victory and helping Marlins moneyline bettors cash out.
Bettors who backed the Marlins were rewarded as -133 favorites at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go UNDER the closing total of 8.5.
Miami got 7 innings from Anibal Sanchez, who gave up 3 earned runs on 7 hits, while striking out 4. He earned the victory, while the Marlins got 2 RBIs from John Buck in the win.
St. Louis' starting pitcher Joe Kelly worked 6 innings, giving up 5 hits and 2 earned runs while striking out 0 in the loss. They got 2 hits from David Freese in a losing cause.
The battle of the bats favored Miami as they had 10 hits, while St. Louis only had 8.
Heath Bell pitched the final 1 inning for the save. He struck out 0 and allowed 1 hit in his outing.
Next game, Miami takes its act home to face Philadelphia looking for another win. For St. Louis, they head home to face Pittsburgh.