Philadelphia Falls 4-1 to St. Louis - Recap
|Philadelphia Falls 4-1 to St. Louis - Recap|
Philadelphia dropped a 4-1 decision at Busch Stadium on Tuesday as St. Louis legged out a win behind winning pitcher Shelby Miller.
The Cardinals were a -220 favorite in the win. The combined score dipped UNDER the total, which closed at 8.5.
St. Louis got 6 innings from Shelby Miller, who gave up 0 earned runs on 3 hits, while striking out 6. He earned the victory, while the Cardinals got 2 RBIs from Allen Craig in the win.
Philadelphia's starting pitcher Jonathan Pettibone worked 5 innings, giving up 7 hits and 3 earned runs while striking out 4 in the loss. They got 3 hits from Chase Utley in a losing cause.
St. Louis enjoyed an edge at the plate with a 11-7 advantage in hits.
Edward Mujica pitched the final 1 inning for the save. He struck out 1 and allowed 2 hits in his outing.