Adam Wainwright vs Ross Detwiler Tilt Ends in St. Louis 2-0 Win
Adam Wainwright led St. Louis to a shutout performance against Washington 2-0 on Tuesday at Nationals Park.
St. Louis was favored by -122 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went UNDER the consensus closing total of 7.5.
St. Louis got 8 1/3 innings from Adam Wainwright, who gave up 0 earned runs on 5 hits, while striking out 9. He earned the victory, while the Cardinals got 1 RBI from Allen Craig in the win.
Washington's starting pitcher Ross Detwiler worked 6 innings, giving up 8 hits and 2 earned runs while striking out 2 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Bryce Harper in a losing cause.
St. Louis enjoyed an edge at the plate with an 8-5 advantage in hits.
The game was closed out by Edward Mujica who got the final outs in the victory. He allowed 0 hits, 0 walks and fanned 0 batters to earn the save.