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Chicago Falls 5-3 to St. Louis - Recap

Chicago dropped a 5-3 decision at Busch Stadium on Saturday as St. Louis legged out a win behind winning pitcher Ryan Helsley.

The Cardinals were a -230 favorite in the win. The combined score dipped UNDER the total, which closed at 9.

St. Louis got 6 innings from Miles Mikolas, who gave up 1 earned runs on 4 hits, while striking out 9. Ryan Helsley earned the victory, while the Cardinals got 2 RBIs from Brendan Donovan in the win.

Chicago's starting pitcher Adrian Sampson worked 5 innings, giving up 4 hits and 2 earned runs while striking out 5 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Nico Hoerner in a losing cause.

St. Louis enjoyed an edge at the plate with a 10-8 advantage in hits.