St. Louis Tops Houston 5-4 - Recap
St. Louis grabbed a 5-4 win over Houston on Wednesday, as Seth Maness was credited with a win at Busch Stadium.
The Cardinals were a -246 favorite in the win. The combined score went OVER the total, which closed at 8.5.
St. Louis got 5 innings from Shelby Miller, who gave up 3 earned runs on 5 hits, while striking out 5. Seth Maness earned the victory, while the Cardinals got 2 RBIs from Matt Carpenter in the win.
Houston's starting pitcher Jordan Lyles worked 6 1/3 innings, giving up 6 hits and 4 earned runs while striking out 0 in the loss. They got 4 hits from Brett Wallace in a losing cause.
The battle of the bats favored Houston as they had 10 hits, while St. Louis only had 7.
Edward Mujica pitched the final 1 inning for the save. He struck out 1 and allowed 1 hit in his outing.
St. Louis looks to continue its winning ways next game with a battle against Chicago. Houston will aim to get back on the winning track at Tampa Bay.