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O'Neill hits tiebreaking double, Cards top Marlins 4-2

Jun. 15, 2021 00:44 AM EDT

ST. LOUIS (AP) — Tyler O’Neill doubled home the tiebreaking run in the eighth inning and the slumping St. Louis Cardinals beat the Miami Marlins 4-2 on Monday night to halt a three-game slide. Adam Wainwright tossed six effective innings and Paul Goldschmidt had two...

Davies sharp, Cubs beat Cardinals 2-0 for 3-game sweep

Jun. 13, 2021 23:13 PM EDT

CHICAGO (AP) — Zach Davies tossed two-hit ball into the seventh inning to outduel Carlos Martinez, and the Chicago Cubs beat the St. Louis Cardinals 2-0 on Sunday night to complete a three-game sweep. The Cubs have won five straight and 15 of 20 to remain in a tie with...

Pederson homers in 3rd straight game, Cubs beat Cards 7-2

Jun. 13, 2021 00:06 AM EDT

CHICAGO (AP) — Joc Pederson homered for the third straight game, Sergio Alcántara and Ian Happ also went deep, and the Chicago Cubs used a five-run second inning to beat the St. Louis Cardinals 7-2 on Saturday night. Kyle Hendricks (8-4) threw six solid innings for his...

Pederson, Rizzo, Contreras homer as Cubs beat Cardinals 8-5

Jun. 11, 2021 19:17 PM EDT

CHICAGO (AP) — Anthony Rizzo could feel the fans hanging onto each pitch as he fouled off one after another. When he finally launched one over the right-field wall on the 14th pitch of his at-bat, Wrigley Field rocked in a way it hadn't in years, with a near-capacity...

Review: 'Cheated' details an shameful chapter in baseball

Jun. 08, 2021 18:25 PM EDT

“Cheated: The Inside Story of the Astros Scandal and the Colorful History of Sign Stealing,” by Andy Martino (Doubleday) Just as Major League Baseball seemed to have emerged from the steroid scandal, revelations of the Houston Astros’ electronic cheating scheme in...

Winker's 3 homers lift Reds over Cards 8-7 for 4-game sweep

Jun. 06, 2021 19:07 PM EDT

ST. LOUIS (AP) — Jesse Winker hit a tiebreaking home run off Alex Reyes in the ninth inning for his second three-homer game this season, and the Cincinnati Reds completed their first four-game sweep of the St. Louis Cardinals in 21 years with an 8-7 victory on Sunday. ...

LEADING OFF: Bosox try for sweep in Bronx, O's check Means

Jun. 05, 2021 23:16 PM EDT

A look at what's happening around the majors on Sunday: BOSTON BROOMS? Rafael Devers and the Red Sox go for a three-game sweep at Yankee Stadium in this week’s Sunday night matchup. Kiké Hernández snapped an 0-for-27 skid with...

Molina hurts knee on foul tip as Cardinals lose to Red 5-2

Jun. 05, 2021 18:52 PM EDT

ST. LOUIS (AP) — Yadier Molina left the game in the fourth inning with a bruised knee, and the St. Louis Cardinals extended a losing streak to four for the first time this year with a 5-2 defeat to the Cincinnati Reds on Saturday. “It's just not going our way at the...

Luis Castillo pitches Reds to 6-4 victory over Cardinals

Jun. 05, 2021 01:02 AM EDT

ST. LOUIS (AP) — Luis Castillo earned his first victory since early April, rookies Tyler Stephenson and Jonathan India homered and the Cincinnati Reds beat the St. Louis Cardinals 6-4 on Friday night. “It was time," Castillo said through a translator. “What more...

Record onslaught: Dodgers score 11 in 1st to rout Cards 14-3

Jun. 03, 2021 01:39 AM EDT

LOS ANGELES (AP) — In what has been a difficult start to the season, Cody Bellinger and the Los Angeles Dodgers took out their frustrations on the St. Louis Cardinals in record fashion. Bellinger had a grand slam and tied a career high with six RBIs as the Dodgers...