Game Wrap - St. Louis 4-3 Victors Over Phillies
St. Louis moneyline bettors cashed on Thursday courtesy of a 4-3 win against the Philadelphia Phillies at Citizens Bank Park.
The Cardinals were a -115 favorite in the win. The combined score dipped UNDER the total, which closed at 7.5.
St. Louis got 7 innings from Adam Wainwright, who gave up 3 earned runs on 9 hits, while striking out 4. He earned the victory, while the Cardinals got 2 RBIs from Yadier Molina in the win.
Philadelphia's starting pitcher Cole Hamels worked 7 innings, giving up 5 hits and 3 earned runs while striking out 2 in the loss. They got 3 hits from Ryan Howard in a losing cause.
The battle of the bats favored Philadelphia as they had 13 hits, while St. Louis only had 7.
Edward Mujica pitched the final 1 1/3 innings for the save. He struck out 2 and allowed 2 hits in his outing.