The Redbirds and Rockies open a 3-game series in Colorado tonight.  Game time (Monday) - 7:40 pm.  The starters at Coors Field -- Carlos Martinez (14-8) STL vs. Tyler Anderson (5-5) COL. 

 

The Cardinals shutout the Giants, 3-0 on Sunday afternoon at AT&T Park in San Francisco.  Alex Reyes pitched 7-scoreless innings to improve to 3-and-1 on the year.  Reyes - WP - 7-IP, 0-R, 4-H, 2-BB, 6-K

 

Aledmys Diaz hit a 2-run home run in the 3rd inning - his 16th homer of the season. 

 

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The Cards are now 78-and-71 on the season - one game behind the Giants for the second Wild Card spot in the N.L. 

 

Wild Card race (NL)

NY Mets -- 80-69

San Fran -- 79-70

STL Cards -- 78-71