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St. Louis Cardinals (62-59)


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L 4-5
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W 11-7
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StL 11 - 10 Pit
Final
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Cardinals hold off Pirates in slugfest

(TSX / STATS) -- PITTSBURGH -- Tommy Pham, Matt Carpenter and Paul DeJong hit home runs, three of St. Louis' 13 hits Friday night, as the Cardinals built an eight-run lead and held on to beat the Pittsburgh Pirates 11-10 at PNC Park.

St. Louis (63-59) won its second in a row and 10th in the past 12 to remain 1 1/2 games behind the Chicago Cubs in the National League Central.

Pittsburgh (58-64) lost its sixth straight and fell five games behind the Cardinals and 6 1/2 behind Chicago.

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Leaders
AVG: T. Pham.312
HR: P. DeJong18
RBI: M. Carpenter57
SB: T. Pham16
W: A. Wainwright12
ERA: L. Lynn3.05
Saves: S. Oh18
K: C. Martínez165
NL Central
TeamWLPctGB
Chi Cubs 6457.529-
Milwaukee 6359.5161.5
St. Louis 6359.5161.5
Pittsburgh 5864.4756.5
Cincinnati 5171.41813.5
Full Standings
General Batting (Rank)
AVG: .261 (7)
Runs: 569 (15)
Hits: 1069 (10)
Home Runs: 141 (21)
Stolen Bases: 59 (19)
OBP: .336 (6)
SLG: .428 (15)
Total Bases: 1753 (16)
General Pitching (Rank)
Earned Run Average: 3.89 (6)
Runs Allowed: 517 (7)
Saves: 35 (6)
Strikeouts: 991 (14)
OpBA: .253 (12)
OBP: .319 (12)
SLG: .407 (9)
Run Support: 4.71 (17)
Transactions
Date Player Transactions
8/18 M. Mayers Called Up from Minors
8/18 A. Wainwright Placed on 10-Day DL (Right elbow impingement)
8/17 T. Rosenthal Placed on 10-Day DL (Right posterior elbow irritation)
8/17 L. Weaver Called Up from Minors
8/7 D. Fowler Removed From 10-Day DL (Strained left wrist)
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Injuries
Date Player Status
8/17 T. Rosenthal Right posterior elbow irritation (on 10-day DL)
8/4 K. Siegrist Left forearm tendinitis (on 10-day DL)
7/25 D. Fowler off 10-day DL
7/23 A. Wainwright off 10-day DL
7/15 S. Piscotty off 10-day DL
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