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Cardinals lead series 3-2

Cardinals Down Pirates 6-1, Advance to NLCS

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Adam Wainwright went nine innings yielding just one run as St. Louis bested Pittsburgh, 6-1. Pittsburgh had a wOBA of just .240, despite a season average of .317.

Wainwright picked up his second win of the postseason after he allowed a big eight hits with six strikeouts and one walk. The loss went to Gerrit Cole (1-1), who went five innings and allowed two runs on three hits with five strikeouts and one walk. Matt Adams was terrific at the plate for the Cardinals, going 2 for 4 with a home run, a run, and two RBIs. Matt Holliday also had great output, going 2 for 4 with two runs. Marlon Byrd finished 3 for 4 in the loss.

The Cardinals take the NLDS three games to two and advance to the NLCS.

Pirates Offense
A95.0M. ByrdRF4300000
A92.0J. MercerPH1100000
A-90.0J. Morneau1B4210000
B86.0C. BarmesSS2100000
C73.0N. Walker2B3000011
C72.7P. Alvarez3B4100102
C-71.0J. TabataPH1000000
C-71.0G. JonesPH1000000
D65.0R. MartinC3000000
D-61.0S. MarteLF4000001
D-61.0A. McCutchenCF4000001

Cardinals Offense
A95.5M. Adams1B4211200
A92.0D. Descalso3B1100000
A-91.0M. HollidayLF4220000
B+89.7D. Freese3B3111202
B+88.4J. JayCF3120110
B86.8Y. MolinaC2100021
C73.7P. KozmaSS4100102
D62.0M. Carpenter2B4000000
D62.0C. BeltranRF4000000

Pirates Pitching
A94.4T. Watson1.00.000.000008
A94.4V. Mazzaro0.10.000.000104
B84.7G. Cole5.03.600.8035175
C74.5J. Grilli0.10.003.001003
F55.7J. Wilson0.213.504.5020115
F55.7M. Melancon0.240.506.0030119

Cardinals Pitching
A95.8A. Wainwright9.01.001.00861107

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