Newsclip®: [Sports] Grichuk's homer in 9th lifts Cardinals to 4-3 win - Houston Chronicle

"Grichuk's solo homer in the bottom of the ninth lifted the St. Louis Cardinals to a 4-3 win over the Chicago Cubs. Matt Adams tied the score with a two-run homer in the seventh for St. Louis' major league-leading ninth pinch-hit homer of the season. The Cubs' Ben Zobrist had three singles and a walk, extending his streak to 29 starts with reaching safely. St. Louis starter Adam Wainwright pitched in and out of trouble throughout his six innings, scattering seven hits and stranding eight runners, while throwing 68 of his 108 pitches for strikes. Miguel Montero's second single of the game tied it at 1-1 in the fourth, breaking a 26-inning scoreless streak Wainwright had against the Cubs dating back to May 13, 2014. Javier Baez followed with a bunt, but was awarded an infield single after Cardinals second baseman Kolten Wong failed to backup first on the play, setting up a fielder's choice from Addison Russell that made it 2-1 Cubs. 'Sometimes in my", www.chron.com


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