Cardinals Hold Off Reds

Yadier Molina went 3-for-5 with a solo homer as the Cardinals downed the Reds 7-5 at Busch Stadium. Kolten Wong and Matt Holliday each knocked in two runs for St. Louis while Lance Lynn notched the win. Trevor Rosenthal earned his third save in the victory.

The Redbirds wrap up their three-game series with the Reds this afternoon at Busch Stadium. St. Louis sends right-hander Shelby Miller to the hill as he looks to bounce back from his rough first start. Cincinnati counters with Mike Leake. First pitch is set for 12:45.

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SPORTS CORNER

6 hours 31 min ago

The Cardinals open up a three-game series with the Pittsburgh Pirates today at Busch Stadium. Lance Lynn will be on the mound aiming for his 15th win. He is 14-and-8 with a 2.79 ERA in 27 starts. The Bucs will counter with right-hander Gerrit Cole, who is 7-and-4 with a 3.65 ERA.