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Cardinals clinch NL Central title by beating Brewers 6-2

Sep. 28, 2022 00:43 AM EDT

MILWAUKEE (AP) — The St. Louis Cardinals finally separated themselves from the Milwaukee Brewers in early August after chasing them for much of the season. They haven't looked back since, turning what had been a nip-and-tuck NL Central race into something of a runaway. ...

Grove helps Dodgers beat Cardinals 4-1 to clinch top NL seed

Sep. 25, 2022 20:19 PM EDT

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Will Smith had two hits and Michael Grove pitched five solid innings to pick up his first career victory as the Los Angeles Dodgers clinched the No. 1 overall seed in the National League with 4-1 win over the St. Louis Cardinals on Sunday. Two days after reaching...

Vargas hits 1st homer, Dodgers bounce back to beat Cards 6-2

Sep. 25, 2022 01:23 AM EDT

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Miguel Vargas was already excited after hitting his first major league home run Saturday night. Then the Los Angeles Dodgers first baseman got another big thrill when he was congratulated by Albert Pujols. The veteran St. Louis slugger gave his regards to the...

Kim homers, Padres beat Cards 5-0 to clinch winning record

Sep. 21, 2022 01:40 AM EDT

SAN DIEGO (AP) — The San Diego Padres are on a roll since holding a team meeting the day after a dreadful loss in Arizona last week. As an added bonus, they kept Albert Pujols in the ballpark in the opener of a three-game series against the NL Central-leading St. Louis Cardinals....

Soto, Machado homer as Padres beat Diamondbacks 6-1

Sep. 18, 2022 20:27 PM EDT

PHOENIX (AP) — Juan Soto homered for the first time in three weeks and Yu Darvish pitched six scoreless innings, helping the San Diego Padres beat the Arizona Diamondbacks 6-1 on Sunday. Soto had three hits and two RBIs in San Diego’s third straight win. He walked and scored on...

Reds shut down Cardinals and Albert Pujols in 3-0 win

Sep. 18, 2022 18:26 PM EDT

ST. LOUIS (AP) — Stuart Fairchild homered and Luis Cessa tossed five shutout innings as the Cincinnati Reds shut down Albert Pujols and the St. Louis Cardinals 3-0 on Sunday. The 42-year-old Pujols, who entered the game with 698 home runs, went 0 for 4. He received a lengthy...

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

Sep. 15, 2022 23:29 PM EDT

ST. LOUIS (AP) — Nick Senzel and Aristides Aquino hit solo home runs and the Cincinnati Reds beat the St. Louis Cardinals 3-2 Thursday night to snap a six-game losing streak in the opener of a five-game series. The loss cut the Cardinals' lead in the National League Central to 7...

Wainwright, Molina make history, then lead Cards over Brews

Sep. 15, 2022 00:35 AM EDT

ST. LOUIS (AP) — The cheers began for Adam Wainwright and Yadier Molina as they walked in from the bullpen before the game, the St. Louis fans standing to salute them for all they'd accomplished together. After the final out in a 4-1 victory over Milwaukee on Wednesday night, it...

Cards' Wainwright, Molina make record 325th start as battery

Sep. 14, 2022 20:19 PM EDT

ST. LOUIS (AP) — Cardinals pitcher Adam Wainwright and catcher Yadier Molina made their 325th career start together on Wednesday night, setting a major league record for most as a battery. The St. Louis duo eclipsed the regular-season mark of 324 by the Detroit Tigers pair of...

McCutchen homers, drives in 3 in Brewers' 8-4 win over Cards

Sep. 14, 2022 00:06 AM EDT

ST. LOUIS (AP) — Andrew McCutchen homered and drove in three and the Milwaukee Brewers used eight pitchers in an 8-4 victory over the St. Louis Cardinals on Tuesday night. The Brewers moved within seven games of the NL Central-leading Cardinals. “We just take it...