St. Louis Tops Cincinnati 5-4 - Recap
Cincinnati pitchers gave up 2 home runs to Matt Adams and it cost them dearly in a 5-4 loss on Wednesday at Great American Ball Park.
Bettors who backed the Cardinals were rewarded as +104 underdogs at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go OVER the closing total of 8.5.
St. Louis got 5 2/3 innings from Shelby Miller, who gave up 3 earned runs on 6 hits, while striking out 3. Carlos Martinez earned the victory, while the Cardinals got 2 RBIs from Matt Adams in the win.
Cincinnati's starting pitcher Bronson Arroyo worked 7 innings, giving up 7 hits and 2 earned runs while striking out 3 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Shin-Soo Choo in a losing cause.
St. Louis enjoyed an edge at the plate with a 12-10 advantage in hits.