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Cardinals Defeat Dodgers 4-2, Lead NLCS 3-1

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Trevor Rosenthal closed out the game in the ninth as St. Louis put an end to a late rally to get by Los Angeles, 4-2.

Lance Lynn worked 5 1/3 innings to earn his second win of the postseason after he surrendered two runs on six hits with five strikeouts and three walks. Rosenthal got his third save of the postseason after one inning of work giving up one hit, striking out one and walking no one. After allowing three runs on three hits over four innings with four strikeouts and one walk, Ricky Nolasco (0-1) was charged with the loss. Matt Holliday had a strong game for the Cardinals, going 2 for 4 with a home run, a run, and two RBIs. Shane Robinson also had great output, going 1 for 2 with a home run, a run, and an RBI. Yasiel Puig went 2 for 3 with an RBI and a walk in the loss.

The Cardinals now have a two-game lead in the NLCS and are now just one win away from advancing to the World Series. The Cardinals will play the Dodgers Wednesday in Game 5 of the NLCS at Dodger Stadium at 1:07 PM PDT.


Cardinals Offense
GradePlayerPABHRHRRBIBBSO
A95.5M. HollidayLF4211200
A95.0S. RobinsonPH2111100
A-90.0P. KozmaSS0000000
B+87.2M. Carpenter2B4110111
B84.8Y. MolinaC2000020
C75.7J. JayCF3100002
C75.4C. BeltranRF3000020
C72.7D. DescalsoSS4110003
C-70.0A. ChambersPH1000001
D64.0D. Freese3B3000001
F56.0M. Adams1B5000003

Dodgers Offense
GradePlayerPABHRHRRBIBBSO
A96.5N. PuntoSS1100000
A92.4Y. PuigRF3200110
A92.4A. EthierCF3210010
B+87.2A. EllisC2100110
B85.1A. Gonzalez1B4110000
C74.7C. CrawfordLF4100000
C-71.0S. SchumakerPH1000000
C-71.0M. YoungSS1000000
D62.0H. RamirezSS3000003
D-61.0M. Ellis2B4000001
D-61.0J. Uribe3B4000001

Cardinals Pitching
GradePlayerIPERAWHIPHASOBBPC
A95.2S. Maness0.20.000.000003
A93.4C. Martinez2.00.000.5010018
B+89.7T. Rosenthal1.00.001.0011013
C+79.8L. Lynn5.13.381.6965383

Dodgers Pitching
GradePlayerIPERAWHIPHASOBBPC
A93.4C. Marmol1.20.000.6003126
B86.4C. Withrow2.00.001.5001344
C74.5R. Belisario0.10.003.001005
C73.8R. Nolasco4.06.751.0034158
F58.3J. Howell1.09.003.0023126

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