The St. Louis Cardinals rolled into Los Angeles last (Monday) night with a 5-3 win over the Dodgers.
Matt Carpenter hit his National League Leading 34th home run of the season.
Redbirds closer Bud Norris picked up his 25th save.
The Kansas City Royals could not get their offense going with a 1-0 loss to the Tampa Bay Rays on the road last (Monday) night.
Kansas City tallied six hits with none in five opportunities with runners in scoring position.