Cards Clip Mets

Allen Craig's RBI-single in the eighth inning held up as the Cardinals clipped the Mets 2-1 in the rubber match of a three-game series at Citi Field. Matt Carpenter tripled in the other run for the Redbirds, who have won five of their last seven. Adam Wainwright tossed seven innings of four-hit, shutout ball as he improved to 10-and-3.