Chicago vs St. Louis Wrap - St. Louis Wins 6-1
Chicago dropped a 6-1 decision at Busch Stadium on Thursday as St. Louis legged out a win behind winning pitcher Lance Lynn.
St. Louis was favored by -171 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went UNDER the consensus closing total of 7.5.
St. Louis got 6 innings from Lance Lynn, who gave up 1 earned run on 3 hits, while striking out 6. He earned the victory, while the Cardinals got 2 RBIs from Matt Holliday in the win.
Chicago's starting pitcher Scott Feldman worked 5 1/3 innings, giving up 6 hits and 5 earned runs while striking out 4 in the loss. They got 3 hits from Welington Castillo in a losing cause.
St. Louis outhit their counterparts 10-5 in the game.
St. Louis looks to continue its winning ways next game with a battle against Texas. Chicago will aim to get back on the winning track vs Houston.