Adam Wainwright fired seven innings of one-run ball to lead the Cardinals to an 8-3 win over the Giants in Game Four of the NLCS.  Jon Jay, Matt Holliday, and Yadier Molina plated two runs apiece to help the Cards take a 3-1 lead in the best of seven series. 

Tim Lincecum suffered the loss for the Giants Thursday night. 

Game Five gets underway at 7:07 pm tonight (Friday) with Lance Lynn on the mound for the Redbirds against Barry Zito for S.F.

Cards manager Mike Matheny:

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Cards starter Adam Wainwright says he wanted to rebound from his subpar outing against the Nationals in the NLDS:

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Cards Game Five starter Lance Lynn on Wainwright’s performance:

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Giants manager Bruce Bochy:

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