Baseball Report: NL Central Only Interesting MLB Division RaceWith three weeks left in the MLB regular season, the NL Central, where the Cardinals lead the Cubs, is the only competitive division race.
Cardinals Rout Giants 10-0 To Open 3-Game NL Central LeadDakota Hudson pitched six innings of one-hit ball and hit a two-run single for his first big league RBIs, helping the St. Louis Cardinals rout the San Francisco Giants 10-0 on Thursday.
Pillar, Crawford, Yastrzemski Homer To Lift Giants Over Cardinals 9-8Kevin Pillar had four hits, including a go-ahead, two-run homer in the eighth inning, and the San Francisco Giants rallied to cool off the St. Louis Cardinals 9-8 Wednesday night.
Newcomers Come Up Big For A's In 4-2 Win Over CardinalsTanner Roark pitched five innings to get the win in his Oakland debut, and the Athletics beat Adam Wainwright and the St. Louis Cardinals 4-2 on Sunday.
Fiers Extends Streak To 8 As A’s Thump Cardinals, 8-3Mike Fiers took a shutout into the sixth inning to keep his unbeaten streak intact, and the Oakland Athletics beat the St. Louis Cardinals 8-3 on Saturday night.
Longoria's Late Home Run Leads Giants Past Cardinals, 1-0Longoria homered with one out in the seventh inning to break up Flaherty's bid for a no-hitter, and the Giants held on to beat the Cardinals 1-0 on Sunday.
Giants Overcome Bumgarner Injury, Beat Cardinals, 8-4Austin Slater hit a pinch-hit grand slam, San Francisco overcame an early injury to Madison Bumgarner and the surging Giants held on to beat the St. Louis Cardinals 8-4.
Cardinals Hit 3 Homers, Power Past Giants 9-4José Martinez, Paul Goldschmidt and Dexter Fowler homered, Tommy Edman tripled in the go-ahead run in the fourth inning and the St. Louis Cardinals beat the San Francisco Giants 9-4 on Friday night.
Cardinals Stay on Track for Wild Card, Sweep Woeful Giants 9-2The St. Louis Cardinals beat the Giants 9-2 on Sunday to complete a three-game sweep and remain on track for the NL's second wild card.
O'Neill's Homer in 10th Lifts Cardinals Over GiantsTyler O'Neill hit a solo home run with two outs in the 10th inning and the Cardinals held their playoff position, rallying past the Giants 5-4 on Saturday.
Adams Lifts Cardinals Past Giants 5-3Pinch-hitter Matt Adams had a clutch two-run double in the eighth inning, helping the Cardinals beat the Giants 5-3 on Friday night.
Martinez Pitches, Hits Cardinals Past GiantsCarlos Martinez pitched seven effective innings for his third consecutive win and the Cardinals beat the Giants 3-2 on Saturday.
McCutchen's RBI Single in 7th Lifts Giants Past CardsAndrew McCutchen hit an RBI single to drive in Hunter Pence from second base in the seventh inning and the Giants beat the Cardinals 3-2 on Friday night to snap a four-game losing streak.
Cardinals Hit 3 HRs in 11-2 Rout of GiantsJedd Gyorko had three hits including a home run and drove in five runs to spoil the return of Johnny Cueto after two months on the disabled list.
Cardinals Power Past Giants On Homers By Bader, DeJong, MartinezThe St. Louis Cardinals beat the Giants 7-3 on Sunday to gain ground again in the wild-card race.