St. Louis vs Miami Wrap - Miami Wins 7-2
|St. Louis vs Miami Wrap - Miami Wins 7-2|
Miami got a 7-2 victory over St. Louis on Sunday, with Ricky Nolasco earning the victory and helping Marlins moneyline bettors cash out.
Miami won as a +124 underdog, while Over-Under bettors who played OVER the total of 8.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Ricky Nolasco earned the victory for the Marlins, throwing 7 innings of work, striking out 4, walking 1, and allowing 3 hits and 1 earned run. That effort was supported by 2 RBIs from Juan Pierre in the win.
St. Louis' starting pitcher Tyler Lyons worked 5 1/3 innings, giving up 8 hits and 6 earned runs while striking out 6 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Dan Descalso in a losing cause.
Miami outhit their counterparts 11-5 in the game.
The game was closed out by Steve Cishek who got the final outs in the victory. He allowed 0 hits, 0 walks and fanned 1 batter to earn the save.
Miami looks to continue its winning ways next game with a battle against Arizona. St. Louis will aim to get back on the winning track vs Chicago.