St. Louis vs Milwaukee Game Final 3-2 - John Lackey Earns Win
St. Louis got $Innings innings of work from John Lackey en route to a 3-2 victory over Milwaukee on Sunday at Busch Stadium.
St. Louis was favored by -138 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went UNDER the consensus closing total of 7.5.
St. Louis got 7 innings from John Lackey, who gave up 2 earned runs on 7 hits, while striking out 4. John Lackey earned the victory, while the Cardinals got 1 RBIs from A.J. Pierzynski in the win.
Milwaukee's starting pitcher Matt Garza worked 6 innings, giving up 1 hits and 0 earned runs while striking out 4 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Ryan Braun in a losing cause.
Milwaukee enjoyed an edge at the plate with a 9-6 advantage in hits.
The game was closed out by Trevor Rosenthal who got the final outs in the victory. He allowed 1 hits, 1 walks and fanned 3 batters to earn the save.
St. Louis heads into a battle against Boston. Milwaukee, meanwhile, will have their next action against San Francisco.