(St.Louis, MO) — Yadier Molina tripled in the go-ahead run in the sixth inning as the Cardinals doubled up the Pirates 4-2 at Busch Stadium. Molina scored on Stephen Piscotty’s RBI-single afterward for the Redbirds, who will go for the three-game sweep tonight. Michael Wacha fired six innings of two-run ball to improve to 14-and-4. Trevor Rosenthal closed it out for his 35th save.
>>Cards Host Pirates
(St.Louis, MO) — The Cardinals go for a three-game sweep of the Pirates tonight at PNC Park. St.Louis is 73-and-40. Lance Lynn gets the start for the Cards looking for his 10th win opposite Pittsburgh’s Francisco Liriano.
>>Cardinals Injury Updates
(St.Louis, MO) — Cardinals general manager John Mozeliak gave some injury updates. First baseman Matt Adams could possibly play in minor league games before the seasons end on September 7th. Adams, Matt Holiday and Jon Jay are all not yet taking batting practice. Pitcher Matt Belisle began throwing on Tuesday.
>>Cubs Clip Brewers In 10
(Chicago, IL) — Miguel Montero led off the bottom of the 10th with a homer to give the red-hot Cubs a 3-2 win over the Brewers. Kris Bryant also slugged a solo shot for Chicago, which has won six straight and 12 of its last 13. Tommy Hunter picked up the win in relief.
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