Paul Goldschmidt homered twice, and the Cardinals overcame a five-run deficit to beat the Brewers 8-5 on Thursday and extend their longest winning streak in 39 years to 12 games.
— Paul Goldschmidt homered twice, and the St. Louis Cardinals overcame a five-run deficit to beat the Milwaukee Brewers 8-5 Thursday and extend their longest winning streak in 39 years to 12 games.
Adam Wainwright joined Hall of Famer Bob Gibson as the only St. Louis Cardinals pitchers with 2,000 strikeouts, fanning Milwaukee's Luis Urías in the fourth inning Thursday.
After leaving Wednesday's game with back tightness, Cardinals third baseman Nolan Arenado will be in the lineup Thursday, manager Mike Shildt told reporters.
Though Nolan Arenado left the game with back tightness after a highlight-reel catch, the St. Louis Cardinals still defeated the Milwaukee Brewers 10-2 on Wednesday night, equaling their longest winning streak since 2001.
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— Paul Goldschmidt and Tyler O’Neill homered as the St. Louis Cardinals won their 11th straight game, extending their lead for the second NL wild-card spot and beating the division-leading Milwaukee Brewers 10-2 Wednesday night.
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The team's 10-game win streak has energized its wild-card run after a rough start.
— Cardinals closer Giovanny Gallegos fanned pinch-hitter Pablo Reyes with the bases loaded for the final out and St. Louis won its 10th straight game, increasing its lead in the playoff chase by holding off the division-leading Milwaukee Brewers 2-1...
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Nolan Arenado and Paul Goldschmidt, during the nine-game winning streak in which the Cardinals have separated themselves in the wild-card race: .333/.423/.712 slash line, 12 extra-base hits, 11 walks, 10 strikeouts
Jon Lester notched his 200th career win to help the Cardinals beat the Brewers on Monday for their ninth consecutive win.
— Jon Lester notched his 200th career win, Nolan Arenado hit a two-run homer and the St. Louis Cardinals beat the NL Central-leading Milwaukee Brewers 5-2 Monday night for their ninth consecutive win.
— San Diego center fielder Fernando Tatis Jr. dropped Nolan Arenado’s bases-loaded popup and heaved the ball home, leading to a five-run first inning, and the St. Louis Cardinals beat the Padres 8-7 Sunday for an eight-game winning streak.
— With the San Diego Padres squabbling amongst themselves, the St. Louis Cardinals rallied to solidify their postseason position.
— Dylan Carlson homered twice, including a grand slam, to help Miles Mikolas win for the first time in two years as the St. Louis Cardinals beat the San Diego Padres 8-2 on Friday night.
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— After a big night back home, Harrison Bader was munching happily on his postgame meal when it was time to field a few questions.
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Earned Run Average3.9814th
On Base Percentage.31219th