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Wainwright gem puts Cardinals back in 1st

Wainwright gem puts Cardinals back in 1st

ESPN.com MLB.com Updated Sep 7, 2013
Adam Wainwright bounced back from back-to-back sub-par outings with seven shutout innings and David Freese homered to lead the St. Louis Cardinals to a 5-0 win over the Pittsburgh Pirates on Saturday night.
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  • Pirates take OF Marte (finger) off disabled list

    Pirates take OF Marte (finger) off disabled list

    CNNSI.com Sep 7, 2013
    ST. LOUIS -- The Pittsburgh Pirates activated outfielder Starling Marte from the 15-day disabled list Saturday and also recalled right-handed pitcher Brandon Cumpton from Triple-A Indianapolis.
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  • Pirates recall and designate righty McDonald

    Pirates recall and designate righty McDonald

    MLB.com Sep 7, 2013
    The Pirates on Saturday recalled right-handers James McDonald and Brandon Cumpton. McDonald, who spent most of the year rehabbing an injured right shoulder, was designated for assignment.
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  • Cards rip Burnett, keep Pirates on 81 wins

    Cards rip Burnett, keep Pirates on 81 wins

    ESPN.com Sep 7, 2013
    Carlos Beltran had RBIs his first two at-bats to help chase A.J. Burnett early and Joe Kelly beat the Pittsburgh Pirates for the third straight time in a 12-8 rout Friday night.
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  • Cook: Alvarez must shake his slump, and fast

    Cook: Alvarez must shake his slump, and fast

    post-gazette.com Sep 7, 2013
    Pedro Alvarez came up small when it mattered most. The Pirates face the Cardinals again tonight at 7:15.
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  • Cards top Bucs, gain in NL Central standings

    Cards top Bucs, gain in NL Central standings

    MLB.com Sep 7, 2013
    The Cardinals' hot bats steamrolled the Pirates with a 12-8 victory Friday night, building a modest 5-1 lead behind another solid outing by Joe Kelly and punctuating it with an explosive seven-run seventh inning. St. Louis is now a half-game back in the…
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  • Video - Cardinals Retake First Place 00:33

    Cardinals Retake First Place

    Sep 7
    Adam Wainwright bounced back from two shacky starts by striking out eight over seven scoreless innings to lead the Cardinals to a 5-0 win over the Pirates.
  • Video - Cardinals Retake First Place 01:40

    Cardinals Retake First Place

    Sep 7
    Baseball Tonight Spotlight: Adam Wainwright bounced back from two shaky starts by striking out eight over seven scoreless innings to lead the Cardinals to a 5-0 win over the Pirates.