Baltimore Orioles vs St. Louis Cardinals Recap - Cardinals Over Orioles 8-3
Baltimore dropped a 8-3 decision at Camden Yards on Sunday as St. Louis legged out a win behind winning pitcher Lance Lynn.
Bettors who backed the Cardinals were rewarded as +116 underdogs at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go OVER the closing total of 8.5.
Lance Lynn earned the victory for the Cardinals, throwing 5 2/3 innings of work, striking out 6, walking 1, and allowing 9 hits and 3 earned runs. That effort was supported by 3 RBIs from Peter Bourjos in the win.
Baltimore got a 5-inning outing from Kevin Gausman in the loss. He gave up 3 earned runs, 2 walks and 8 hits in his time on the mound, while Nick Markakis had 4 hits in the loss for the Orioles.
The battle of the bats favored St. Louis as they had 17 hits, while Baltimore only had 10.
St. Louis heads into a battle against Miami. Baltimore, meanwhile, will have their next action against New York.