Pittsburgh wins series opener in Cincinnati, 3-1.
5) Who will bounce back in the NFC? With the Rams (1-2), Seahawks (2-1) and Cardinals (3-0) all getting bye weeks in the NFC West, it’s a good time for the division to pay attention to the 49ers (1-2), who have disappointed thus far.
Cincinnati takes final meeting of year, 7-2
St. Louis reduces magic number in NL Central to 6. It later fell to 5 with Pittsburgh’s loss to Milwaukee.
Quality start by John Lackey & 2 HRs in 1st inning were enough on Friday night
Lance Lynn was good, but Johnny Cueto fared just a bit better.
Oscar Taveras had 1 of 2 RBI as St. Louis falls 4-2 at Cincinnati
Cards pitcher kicked out of Wednesday night’s game in 3rd inning.
Cincinnati’s Mike Leake evened his record at 11-11.
Shelby Miller goes 7 for the win