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Cardinals beat Brewers 3-2 in 13 innings

Milwaukee Brewers' Kyle Lohse, bottom, is out as second as St. Louis Cardinals second baseman Kolten Wong fails to turn the double play during the fifth inning of a baseball game Thursday, Sept. 18, 2014, in St. Louis. Brewers' Carlos Gomez was safe at first. (AP Photo/Jeff Roberson)

ST. LOUIS (AP) — Tony Cruz singled in the winning run in the 13th inning and the St. Louis Cardinals moved closer to their second straight NL Central title with a 3-2 victory over the Milwaukee Brewers on Thursday night.

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McDonald puts punctuation mark on Rams’ first win

In this Sept. 14, 2014, file phot, St. Louis Rams strong safety T.J. McDonald, left, comes in to block a punt by Tampa Bay Buccaneers punter Michael Koenen (9) during the second quarter of an NFL football game in Tampa, Fla. McDonald had two blocked kicks in the game.  (AP Photo/Phelan M. Ebenhack, File)

ST. LOUIS (AP) — T.J. McDonald remembers Mike Evans moaning on the turf after the game-ending hit in the St. Louis Rams’ first victory of the season. The second-year safety also will remember it as the biggest play of all on a day to remember.

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Brewers knock off Cardinals 3-2 in 12 innings

Milwaukee Brewers left fielder Gerardo Parra catches a ball in foul territory hit by St. Louis Cardinals' Matt Carpenter for an out while being grabbed by a fan during the third inning of a baseball game Tuesday, Sept. 16, 2014, in St. Louis. (AP Photo/Jeff Roberson)

ST. LOUIS (AP) — Carlos Gomez walked, stole second and third and scored the go-ahead run on a bloop hit by rookie Hector Gomez in the 12th inning as the Milwaukee Brewers ended the NL Central-leading St. Louis Cardinals’ three-game winning streak with a 3-2 victory Tuesday night.

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Cardinals hold off Rockies 5-4

Colorado Rockies relief pitcher Tommy Kahnle, foreground, ducks out of the way of third baseman Nolan Arenado who throws to first base to make an out against St. Louis Cardinals' Jhonny Peralta to end the fifth inning of a baseball game Saturday, Sept. 13, 2014, in St. Louis. (AP Photo/Scott Kane)

ST. LOUIS (AP) — Matt Holliday homered in the first inning for the second straight night and Shelby Miller pitched six solid innings and had an RBI double, leading the St. Louis Cardinals to a 5-4 victory over the Colorado Rockies on Saturday night.

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Wainwright keeps Rockies down, Cardinals win 5-1

Colorado Rockies starting pitcher Jorge De La Rosa, left, listens to catcher Wilin Rosario as they meet on the mound during the fourth inning of a baseball game against the St. Louis Cardinals Friday, Sept. 12, 2014, in St. Louis. (AP Photo/Scott Kane)

ST. LOUIS (AP) — These days, Colorado pitchers have zero margin for error. One bad pitch was enough to sink Jorge De La Rosa’s outing just three batters into the game.

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