Los Angeles vs St. Louis Game Final 6-5 - Scott Downs Earns Win
Los Angeles grabbed a 6-5 win over St. Louis on Thursday, as Scott Downs was credited with a win at Angel Stadium.
Bettors who backed the Angels were rewarded as +125 underdogs at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go OVER the closing total of 8.5.
Los Angeles got 5 2/3 innings from Joe Blanton, who gave up 4 earned runs on 9 hits, while striking out 7. Scott Downs earned the victory, while the Angels got 2 RBIs from Mike Trout in the win.
St. Louis got an 8-inning outing from Adam Wainwright in the loss. He gave up 4 earned runs, 1 walk and 7 hits in his time on the mound, while Dan Descalso had 3 hits in the loss for the Cardinals.
Los Angeles outhit their counterparts 11-10 in the game.
Los Angeles looks to continue its winning ways next game with a battle against Boston. St. Louis will aim to get back on the winning track vs Miami.