Cards Sweep Phils

Lance Lynn fired seven strong innings as the Cardinals completed a three-game sweep of the Phillies with a 3-1 win at Busch Stadium. Lynn struck out six while giving up just one run on five hits as he improved to 12-and-5. Edward Mujica closed it out for his 30th save. Jon Jay tripled in a run during a three-run third inning for the Redbirds, who are 5-and-1 since the All-Star break. Matt Carpenter and Matt Adams also plated a run each in the victory.