There are few things more inspiring in life than watching an octogenarain with two hip replacements swimming a 200 yard race, or guys in their late 70's playing some pretty vigorous 3 on 3 basketball. A generation of baby boomers is learning that, while they can't reverse age, they certainly can embrace life!
Alex Cobb struck out 10 in seven shutout innings as the Rays pitched a 3-0 shutout against the Cardinals at Busch Stadium. Pitching opposite Cobb, Lance Lynn fanned seven batters and allowed one earned run in six-and-a-third innings. But fell to 11-and-7 with the loss for St. Louis, which has lost three-in-a-row. Oscar Taveras and Jhonny Peralta each went 1-for-3 in defeat.