San Diego Padres
St. Louis put a runner on third with one out in the ninth but was unable to score.
The only saving grace for the Cardinals is that the teams directly behind them have played as bad or worse then them.
Jaime Garcia, now 1-3 since returning from the DL in mid-August, pitched only 3.0 innings allowing 4 earned runs on 7 hits and 3 walks.
Potential investor has a “passion for the Padres,” group leader says.
This week, the Columbia native was in town with the Padres to face the Cardinals and Kevin Wheeler had a chance to talk with him.
Carlos Beltran hit his NL-leading 14th home run and the Cardinals beat up on former St. Louis postseason star Jeff Suppan.
Lance Lynn looks to re-establish his dominance on the mound and help the Cardinals complete a series sweep of the San Diego Padres on Wednesday night.
It was Adam Wainwright’s first shutout victory since Aug. 6, 2010, and third in his career.