(Chicago, IL) — The Cubs completed a doubleheader sweep of the Cardinals with a 5-3 win at Wrigley Field. Starlin Castro and Addison Russell each knocked in a run and scored for the Cubs, who were 7-4 winners in the opener. Travis Wood earned the win in the relief and Jason Motte notched his fifth save. Jason Heyward plated a run and scored another for St.Louis. Seth Maness took the loss.
>>Cards’ Wong Hurts Head In Opener
(Chicago, IL) — Cardinals second baseman Kolten Wong left the first game of yesterday’s doubleheader after hitting his head while sprawling out to catch a pop up to shallow right in the fifth inning. Wong said he had a bit of a headache but did not feel concussed. He was replaced by Matt Carpenter.
>>Cardinals Close Out Series With Cubs Tonight
(Chicago, IL) — The Cardinals close out their four-game series with the Cubs tonight at Wrigley Field. Michael Wacha is slated to pitch for St.Louis. He’s 10-and-3 with a 2.66 ERA. Chicago starts 5-and-4 Jason Hammel. First pitch is at 7:10 p.m. The Cards play at Pittsburgh tomorrow.
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