St. Louis vs Pittsburgh Game Final 13-0 - Joe Kelly Earns Win
|St. Louis vs Pittsburgh Game Final 13-0 - Joe Kelly Earns Win|
St. Louis scored early and often on Thursday, sprinting to a lead and into double figures with a 13-0 win over Pittsburgh.
St. Louis was an underdog by +102 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went OVER the consensus closing total of 7.5.
St. Louis got 6 innings from Joe Kelly, who gave up 0 earned runs on 3 hits, while striking out 4. He earned the victory, while the Cardinals got 2 RBIs from Allen Craig in the win.
Pittsburgh's starting pitcher Charlie Morton worked 6 innings, giving up 10 hits and 5 earned runs while striking out 5 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Starling Marte in a losing cause.
The battle of the bats favored St. Louis as they had 17 hits, while Pittsburgh only had 5.
St. Louis looks to continue its winning ways next game with a battle against Cincinnati. Pittsburgh will aim to get back on the winning track vs Colorado.