Chicago Falls 6-2 Against St. Louis - Game Recap
St. Louis got a 6-2 victory over Chicago on Saturday, with Adam Wainwright earning the victory and helping Cardinals moneyline bettors cash out.
St. Louis was favored by -200 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went OVER the consensus closing total of 7.5.
St. Louis got 5 1/3 innings from Adam Wainwright, who gave up 0 earned runs on 2 hits, while striking out 5. He earned the victory, while the Cardinals got 2 RBIs from Matt Holliday in the win.
Chicago's starting pitcher Edwin Jackson worked 2 2/3 innings, giving up 8 hits and 6 earned runs while striking out 1 in the loss. They got 1 hit from Starlin Castro in a losing cause.
The battle of the bats favored St. Louis as they had 10 hits, while Chicago only had 7.
Seth Maness pitched the final 2/3 innings for the save. He struck out 0 and allowed 0 hits in his outing.