• Cards wrap up home field for NL postseason

    Summary of 3 articles · Updated Sep 29, 2013
    With the top seed, the NL Central champions will host the wild-card winner in Game 1 of a NL division series on Thursday. The Braves entered Sunday knowing to gain the NL's top seed, they needed both a win and a Cardinals loss. But before bidding adieu to this memorable 162-game regular season, the Braves took advantage of one last opportunity to feast on Philadelphia's pitchers and create some momentum that their offense can carry into the postseason. Evan Gattis' two-run home run in the first inning fueled the 17-hit attack the Braves used to overcome Julio Teheran's rocky fourth inning and conclude the regular season with Sunday afternoon's 12-5 win against the Phillies.
    Source: ESPN.com
    • Cards blank Cubs to wrap up NL's top seed

      Joe Kelly pitched 5 1/3 scoreless innings of relief on Sunday, as the Cardinals wrapped up home-field advantage throughout the National League playoffs with a 4-0 victory over the Cubs at Busch Stadium.
      Source: MLB.com
  • Atlanta ends season with rout, finishes second in NL

    Gerald Laird matched a career-best four hits and Elliot Johnson drove in a career-high five runs while fueling the 17-hit attack the Braves used to conclude the regular season with Sunday afternoon's 12-5 win against the Phillies. But it was not enough …
    Source: MLB.com

Related Articles

Related Teams

Cardinals News and Rumors
Cubs News and Rumors
Phillies News and Rumors
Braves News and Rumors