Miami vs St. Louis Recap - Cardinals Over Marlins 4-1
Miami dropped a 4-1 decision at Busch Stadium on Friday as St. Louis legged out a win behind winning pitcher Jake Westbrook.
Bettors who backed the Cardinals were rewarded as -163 favorites at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go UNDER the closing total of 8.5.
St. Louis got 7 innings from Jake Westbrook, who gave up 1 earned run on 3 hits, while striking out 0. He earned the victory, while the Cardinals got 2 RBIs from Allen Craig in the win.
Miami's starting pitcher Jacob Turner worked 6 innings, giving up 7 hits and 4 earned runs while striking out 3 in the loss. They got 1 hit from Logan Morrison in a losing cause.
St. Louis outhit their counterparts 7-3 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 2 batters to earn the save.