Cardinals left fielder hits two home runs, drives in five, and eludes catcher’s tag in 9-6 win.
St. Louis slams Colorado 11-6.
Kyle Lohse gets the ball Tuesday night in Denver, as St. Louis looks to break two-game losing skid.
Lance Lynn bounced back with a strong effort following three successive poor outings. The All-Star surrendered four hits and struck out seven in winning for the first time since June 13.
Lance Lynn looks to end a rough stretch in his last appearance before heading to the All-Star Game when St. Louis hosts the Colorado Rockies in the finale of a four-game set Thursday night.
Adam Wainwright pitched six strong innings and Matt Holliday had three hits to lead the St. Louis Cardinals to a 4-1 win over the Colorado Rockies on Wednesday night.
Both teams left the bases loaded in the third, but the Rockies took the lead on Colvin’s 10th homer while the Cardinals came up empty when Allen Craig broke his bat on a two-out soft liner to third.
Allen Craig hit a pair home runs, Carlos Beltran extended his RBI streak to a major league high nine games and Kyle Lohse worked into the eighth inning.