St. Louis vs New York Game Final 6-3 - Lance Lynn Earns Win
|St. Louis vs New York Game Final 6-3 - Lance Lynn Earns Win|
St. Louis got 7 innings of work from Lance Lynn en route to a 6-3 victory over New York on Monday at Busch Stadium.
St. Louis was favored by -187 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went OVER the consensus closing total of 8.5.
Lance Lynn earned the victory for the Cardinals, throwing 7 innings of work, striking out 7, walking 5, and allowing 4 hits and 3 earned runs. That effort was supported by 2 RBIs from Matt Carpenter in the win.
New York's starting pitcher Jeremy Hefner worked 6 innings, giving up 5 hits and 3 earned runs while striking out 1 in the loss. They got 3 hits from Dan Murphy in a losing cause.
St. Louis outhit their counterparts 11-4 in the game.
The game was closed out by Edward Mujica who got the final outs in the victory. He allowed 0 hits, 0 walks and fanned 1 batter to earn the save.