(Pittsburgh, PA) — Jung Ho Kang’s solo home run in the bottom of the eighth inning pushed the Pirates past the Cardinals, 4-3, at PNC Park. Alex Reyes took the loss for St. Louis, dropping to 1-and-1 on the year. Randal Grichuk collected a pair of hits and an RBI for the Cardinals, who failed to sweep the three-game series.
>>Cardinals Host Brewers Tonight
(St. Louis, MO) — The Cardinals are back at Busch Stadium tonight to begin a four-game series with the Brewers. Jaime Garcia goes for St. Louis and Junior Guerra for Milwaukee. First pitch is at 6:15 p.m. The Cards and Mets are tied for the second NL wild card.
>>Brewers Clip Cubs
(Milwaukee, WI) — Jonathan Villar’s solo homer in the eighth sent the Brewers to a 2-1 win over the Cubs. Keon Broxton robbed an Anthony Rizzo homer in the ninth to help preserve the win. Rizzo did launch a solo shot in the sixth for Chicago. Joe Smith took the loss. The Cubs are off today. They start a three-game series at Houston tomorrow.
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