(San Francisco, CA) — Jason Heyward collected three hits and finished a home run short of the cycle as the Cardinals topped the Giants, 7-5, at AT&T Park. Matt Carpenter, Brandon Moss and Mark Reynolds tagged solo shots, while Yadier Molina drove in two in the win. Jaime [[ HY-may ]] Garcia threw six-and-a-third and worked around 10 hits and four runs to improve to 7-and-4. Kevin Siegrist notched his sixth save in the rubber match of the three-game set.
>>Cards Host Nationals Tonight
(St.Louis, MO) — The Cardinals are back home tonight to open a nine-game homestand at Busch Stadium. They host the Nationals in the first of three games at 7:15 p.m. John Lackey is slated to oppose Washington’s Gio Gonzalez. The Cards also play the Pirates and Cubs on this homestand.
>>Cubs’ Arrieta Throws No-Hitter Vs. Dodgers
(Los Angeles, CA) — Chicago Cubs pitcher Jake Arrieta has thrown the sixth no-hitter of the season. Arrieta kept the Dodgers hitless in Chicago’s 2-0 win Sunday night in Los Angeles. Arrieta struck out 12, walked one and threw 116 pitches in the first no-hitter of his career. Kris Bryant provided all the run support Arrieta needed with a two-run homer in the first. Chicago avoided a three-game sweep and snapped a four-game losing streak with the victory. The Cubs are back at Wrigley Field tonight to host the Reds.
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