(St. Louis, MO) — Jack Flaherty combined with four relievers on a four-hitter as the Cardinals shut out the Cubs 5-0 at Busch Stadium. He gave up two hits over five frames for the win. Matt Carpenter homered and Yadier Molina doubled in a run as the Cards avoided a three-game sweep.
>>Cubs’ Baez Leaves After HBP
(St. Louis, MO) — Cubs infielder Javier Baez has a left elbow contusion after getting drilled by a pitch. He was hit by Cardinals starter Jack Flaherty in the top of the third inning and was replaced by Addison Russell. Baez says he hopes to play tonight. He leads the Cubs with 14 homers.
>>Cardinals At Phillies Tonight
(Philadelphia, PA) — The Cardinals are Philadelphia tonight to face the Phillies. Miles Mikolas starts the opener of the three-game series for St. Louis, while Philadelphia hands the ball to Nick Pivetta. The Cardinals are third in the NL Central at 37-and-32, four games out of first place.
>>Cubs Host Dodgers Tonight
(Chicago, IL) — The Cubs host the Dodgers tonight at Wrigley Field. Tyler Chatwood heads to the hill for Chicago in the opener of the three-game series. Kenta Maeda starts for Los Angeles. The Cubs are 40-and-28, a half-game behind the Brewers in the NL Central.
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