The St. Louis Cardinals defeated the Cincinnati Reds 5-4 at Busch Stadium yesterday (Saturday) in grand fashion.
Tommy Edman hit his first Major League Baseball walk-off home run with two outs in the bottom of the ninth.
Redbird’s slugger Paul Goldschmidt’s career-high 46-game on-base streak ended.
Adam Wainwright and Yadier Molina tied Boston/Milwaukee duo Warren Spahn and Del Crandall for second place all-time in starts among battery mates at 316 games.
The St. Louis Cardinals start today (Sunday) in first place in the National League Central.
St. Louis has a 1.5 game lead over second place Milwaukee Brewers.
The Kansas City Royals lost 6-4 to the Baltimore Orioles at the K yesterday (Saturday).
The loss snapped the Royals three-game winning streak.