Cardinals Win, Advance To NLCS

Adam Wainwright pitched a complete game and allowed eight singles with six strikeouts to lead the Cardinals to a 6-1 Game Five win in the National League Division Series over Pittsburgh at Busch Stadium. The Cardinals avoided elimination and advanced to take on the Dodgers in the National League Championship Series. David Freese and Matt Adams hit home runs for St. Louis. The Redbirds host Game One on Friday.