Lance Lynn Tagged With Loss in Blue Jays-Cardinals Match
Toronto got $Innings innings of work from Marcus Stroman en route to a 3-1 victory over St. Louis on Friday at Rogers Centre.
The Blue Jays were a -156 favorite in the win. The combined score dipped UNDER the total, which closed at 9.5.
Marcus Stroman earned the victory for the Blue Jays, throwing 6 innings of work, striking out 7, walking 2, and allowing 7 hits and 1 earned runs. That effort was supported by 1 RBIs from Jose Bautista in the win.
St. Louis got a 5-inning outing from Lance Lynn in the loss. He gave up 2 earned runs, 4 walks and 6 hits in his time on the mound, while Allen Craig had 2 hits in the loss for the Cardinals.
Toronto enjoyed an edge at the plate with a 11-7 advantage in hits.
The game was closed out by Casey Janssen who got the final outs in the victory. He allowed 0 hits, 0 walks and fanned 1 batters to earn the save.