Denver, CO (Sports Network) - Matt Holliday went 4-for-4 with a homer and
three RBI and Matt Carpenter added three hits, two RBI and three runs scored
as the St. Louis Cardinals cruised to an 11-4 win over the Colorado Rockies on
Yadier Molina and Daniel Descalso finished with two hits and two RBI apiece
for the Cardinals, who moved one game ahead of the Pittsburgh Pirates atop the
NL Central standings.
Joe Kelly (9-4) allowed three hits and two walks over five scoreless innings
to earn the win.
DJ LeMahieu, Michael Cuddyer and Charlie Culberson each finished with one RBI
for the Rockies, losers in three of their last four games.
Juan Nicasio (8-8) was tagged for eight runs on eight hits and three walks in
just 2 2/3 innings to absorb the loss.
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