KXEO Sports Report 6/30/21

The St. Louis Cardinals defeated the Arizona Diamond-Backs 3-2 last (Tuesday) night at Busch Stadium.

Nolan Arenado hit a 2 run home run in the fifth inning.

And Redbirds starting pitcher Carlos Martinez pitched 6 innings allowing just 1 run, and recorded 6 strikeouts.

The Cardinals will go for the 3 game series sweep over Arizona this afternoon.

The Kansas City Royals came up short of a back-and-forth battle with the Boston Red Sox with a 7-6 loss on the road.

Kansas City had runners on the corners in the 8th, however could not push a run across and Boston closer Matt Barnes struck out the side in the 9th.

It was the Royals 7th consecutive loss.

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