Cardinals sweep Pirates, win 1-0
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 received a no decision.
With the victory, the Cardinals extend their lead in the NL Central to 2.5 games over Milwaukee. St. Louis will head to Milwaukee to begin a four-game series with the Brewers on Thursday.
Michael Wacha will return and start in game one for the Cardinals. Wacha has been recovering from a shoulder injury and hasn't pitched since June 17.