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9/6/2014

Taveras helps Cardinals beat Brewers

Taveras helps Cardinals beat Brewers

Posted 7:34 PM 9/6/2014 by The Associated Press

MILWAUKEE (AP) - Matt Adams and Oscar Taveras homered, and the St. Louis Cardinals beat the Milwaukee Brewers 5-3 on Saturday night to open a four-game lead in the NL Central.

Lance Lynn pitched six effective innings as St. Louis won for the seventh time in its last eight games. Trevor (More)...

Yankees drop Royals 6-2

9/5/2014

James Shields allows only three hits in 1-0 victory over Yankees

James Shields allows only three hits in 1-0 victory over Yankees

Posted 9:12 PM 9/5/2014 by The Associated Press

NEW YORK (AP) - James Shields pitched two-hit ball into the ninth inning and Nori Aoki lined a run-scoring single in the third following Chase Headley's two-base error, leading the Kansas City Royals over the New York Yankees 1-0 Friday night.

Two starts after losing to the Yankees 8-1 in (More)...

Cardinals' six-game win streak broken in 6-2 loss to Brewers

9/3/2014

Gordon's 2-run shot leads Royals over Rangers 4-1

Gordon's 2-run shot leads Royals over Rangers 4-1

Posted 8:05 PM 9/3/2014 by The Associated Press

KANSAS CITY, Mo. - Alex Gordon hit a two-run homer, Jason Vargas pitched into the seventh inning and the Kansas City Royals beat the Texas Rangers 4-1 on Wednesday night to finish off a three-game sweep.

Vargas (11-7) stranded four runners in scoring position before turning over a two-on (More)...

9/4/2014

Cardinals beat Brewers 3-2 to earn sixth straight win

Cardinals beat Brewers 3-2 to earn sixth straight win

Posted 9:16 PM 9/4/2014 by The Associated Press

MILWAUKEE (AP) - Marco Gonzales and his fellow St. Louis relievers worked out of several jams in combining for six innings of one-run ball, and the Cardinals held off the slumping Milwaukee Brewers 3-2 Thursday night for their sixth straight win.

The Cardinals moved to a season-high 14 (More)...

9/3/2014

Cardinals sweep Pirates, win 1-0

Cardinals sweep Pirates, win 1-0

Posted 2:55 PM 9/3/2014 by Jeremy Schrank, KOMU 8 Sports Digital Producer

ST. LOUIS - Peter Bourjos hit a single in the bottom of the ninth inning to score Yadier Molina and help the Cardinals complete a sweep of the Pittsburgh Pirates in walk-off fashion.

Shelby Miller pitched outstanding as he went seven innings and only surrendered three hits, however he (More)...

9/2/2014

Wainwright wins 16th, Cardinals beat Pirates

Wainwright wins 16th, Cardinals beat Pirates

Posted 8:41 PM 9/2/2014 by The Associated Press

ST. LOUIS (AP) - Adam Wainwright earned his 16th win and matched his career best with three RBIs, carrying the St. Louis Cardinals to a 6-4 victory over the Pittsburgh Pirates on Tuesday night.

The bottom of the order was the difference in the fourth win in a row for the NL Central (More)...

Perez drives in go-ahead run as KC tops Texas 2-1

Wacha to start Thursday for Cardinals

Royals recall four to help depth in stretch run

Reliever Jason Motte returns to Cardinals from disabled list

9/1/2014

Royals stop slide with 4-3 victory over Rangers

Posted 3:05 PM 9/1/2014 by The Associated Press

KANSAS CITY (AP) - Salvador Perez homered and drove in three runs, and the Kansas City Royals beat the Texas Rangers 4-3 on Monday night to snap a three-game losing streak.

Perez, who had three hits, went deep in the third with Alex Gordon aboard. His two-out double in the first scored (More)...

9/2/2014

Holliday, Wong lead Cardinals past Pirates, 5-4

Holliday, Wong lead Cardinals past Pirates, 5-4

Posted 9:01 AM 9/2/2014 by The Associated Press

ST. LOUIS (AP) - Matt Holliday had the go-ahead RBI single in the seventh inning after Kolten Wong's pinch-hit homer tied the score, leading the St. Louis Cardinals to a 5-4 win over the Pittsburgh Pirates on Monday.

St. Louis took sole possession of first place in the NL Central for the (More)...

9/1/2014

Indians-Royals game suspended in 10th inning

Indians-Royals game suspended in 10th inning

Posted 7:12 AM 9/1/2014 by The Associated Press

KANSAS CITY (AP) - The Kansas City Royals have reclaimed first place in the American League Central, although they did so without winning on Sunday.

The Royals were trailing Cleveland 4-2 in the bottom of the 10th when play was suspended by rain. Indians third baseman Lonnie Chisenhall (More)...

8/31/2014

Cardinals overcome 5-run deficit to beat Cubs 9-6

Cardinals overcome 5-run deficit to beat Cubs 9-6

Posted 3:09 PM 8/31/2014 by The Associated Press

ST. LOUIS (AP) - Matt Holliday hit his third home run in two games and broke an eight-inning tie with a two-run single, rallying the St. Louis Cardinals past the Chicago Cubs 9-6 on Sunday.

Holliday had three hits and four RBIs for the Cardinals, who began the day one game behind (More)...

8/30/2014

Kansas City falls to Cleveland in extra innings

Kansas City falls to Cleveland in extra innings

Posted 9:19 PM 8/30/2014 by The Associated Press

KANSAS CITY (AP) - Michael Brantley and Carlos Santana each had an RBI single in the 11th inning, leading the Cleveland Indians to a 3-2 victory over the sliding Kansas City Royals on Saturday night.

Kansas City has lost three in a row to fall into a first-place tie with Detroit, which (More)...

Cardinals beat Cubs 13-2, split doubleheader

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