The St. Louis Cardinals shut out the Pittsburgh Pirates with a 3-0 win at Busch Stadium yesterday (Sunday).
The Cardinals honored Bob Gibson’s life during the game.
Adam Wainwright put up another Bob Gibson like performance striking out 9 in 8 scoreless innings.
St. Louis is 4 and 1/2 games behind Cincinnati for the 2nd Wild Card spot.
The Kansas City Royals completed a series sweep over the Chicago Cubs yesterday at Wrigley Field with a 9-1 victory.
The Royals capped off a successful week in which they went 6-1 against the Houston Astros and the Chicago Cubs.