Recap - St. Louis Defeats Cincinnati 4-2

Recap - St. Louis Defeats Cincinnati 4-2

St. Louis got innings of work from en route to a 4-2 victory over Cincinnati on Wednesday at Busch Stadium.

St. Louis won as a -115 favorite, while Over-Under bettors who played UNDER the total of 7.5 were rewarded at the payout window.

St. Louis got 7 innings from Lance Lynn, who gave up 1 earned run on 5 hits, while striking out 5. earned the victory, while the Cardinals got 1 RBI from Carlos Beltran in the win.

Cincinnati's starting pitcher Homer Bailey worked 5 1/3 innings, giving up 9 hits and 4 earned runs while striking out in the loss. They got 2 hits from Brandon Phillips in a losing cause.

The battle of the bats favored St. Louis as they had 10 hits, while Cincinnati only had 6.

St. Louis looks to continue its winning ways next game with a battle against Milwaukee. Cincinnati will aim to get back on the winning track at Chicago.