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Cubs overcome 5-run deficit to beat Cards 6-5, Flaherty hurt

Jun. 26, 2022 18:36 PM EDT

ST. LOUIS (AP) — Willson Contreras hit a tiebreaking single in the 10th inning to drive in his third run of the game, and the Chicago Cubs overcame a five-run deficit to be the St. Louis Cardinals 6-5 on Sunday. St. Louis led 5-0 but starter Jack Flaherty left after two innings...

LEADING OFF: Astros vs Yanks, Musgrove returns to face Phils

Jun. 23, 2022 03:03 AM EDT

A look at what's happening around the majors today: ___ BATTLE IN THE BRONX American League powerhouses square off when Aaron Judge and the New York Yankees host Yordan Álvarez and the Houston Astros in the opener of a highly anticipated four-game...

Cardinals beat Brewers 5-4, move into first in NL Central

Jun. 23, 2022 02:44 AM EDT

MILWAUKEE (AP) — Paul Goldschmidt and Nolan Arenado don't go deep in the same game very often. But when they do, it virtually guarantees victory for the St. Louis Cardinals. Goldschmidt and Arenado hit two-run homers as the Cardinals beat the Milwaukee Brewers 5-4 on...

Gorman hits 2 HRs, Cards beat Brewers 6-2 to tie for 1st

Jun. 22, 2022 00:49 AM EDT

MILWAUKEE (AP) — St. Louis manager Oliver Marmol believes the Cardinals' fortunes this season depend on the progress of their rookies. “Their ability to not rely on their talent but develop it is going to be the key for our success,” Marmol said. Consider rookie...

Wacha sharp, Red Sox hold off Cardinals' rally in 9th

Jun. 17, 2022 23:42 PM EDT

BOSTON (AP) — Michael Wacha pitched neatly into the sixth inning against his former team and the Boston Red Sox shut down St. Louis’ rally in the ninth, holding off the Cardinals 6-5 Friday night. The NL Central-leading Cardinals trailed 6-1 going into the ninth and reliever...

LEADING OFF: Braves (14 wins in row) vs Cubs (10 Ls in row)

Jun. 16, 2022 18:58 PM EDT

A look at what's happening around the majors on Friday: ___ STREAKY Austin Riley and the Atlanta Braves aim for their 15th straight win, which would tie for the longest streak in franchise history in the post-1900 era. They'll try to match the mark when...

A's hold off Bosox, avoid sweep for just 2nd win in 15 games

Jun. 16, 2022 17:47 PM EDT

BOSTON (AP) — Paul Blackburn continued his road success by pitching sharply into the sixth inning, Christian Bethancourt hit a two-run single and the Oakland Athletics held off the Boston Red Sox 4-3 Thursday for just their second win in 15 games. Chad Pinder added an RBI single...

Reynolds' homer lifts Pirates to 6-4 win over Cardinals

Jun. 16, 2022 00:19 AM EDT

ST. LOUIS (AP) — Bryan Reynolds hit a tiebreaking two-run homer in the seventh inning and the Pittsburgh Pirates ended a season-high nine-game skid, beating the St. Louis Cardinals 6-4 on Wednesday night. Pittsburgh bounced back from nearly being no-hit by St. Louis' Miles Mikolas...

Edman walkoff homer lifts Cards over Reds, Goldy streak ends

Jun. 11, 2022 18:42 PM EDT

ST. LOUIS (AP) — Tommy Edman hit a two-run homer with two outs in the ninth inning for the first walkoff RBI of his major league career, lifting the St. Louis Cardinals over Cincinnati 5-4 on Saturday in yet another Reds bullpen collapse. “Off the bat, I honestly didn't think it...

Cardinals snap 3-game losing streak, beat Reds 2-0

Jun. 11, 2022 00:15 AM EDT

ST. LOUIS (AP) — Andre Pallante took a shutout into the sixth inning in his second major league start, helping the St. Louis Cardinals snap a three-game skid with a 2-0 win over the Cincinnati Reds on Friday night. Pallante (2-0) allowed four hits and two walks in 5 1/3 innings and...