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:
Cards starter Adam Wainwright says he wanted to rebound from his subpar outing against the Nationals in the NLDS:
Cards Game Five starter Lance Lynn on Wainwright’s performance: