Carlos Beltran’s three-run homer sparked a seven-run third inning and the St. Louis Cardinals got seven stingy innings from Adam Wainwright, delivering a reality jolt to the Pittsburgh Pirates with a 9-1 rout Thursday in their NL division series opener.
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 that pulled the St. Louis Cardinals within a half-game of the NL Central leaders.
Entering Wednesday night’s game at St. Louis with a 1.38 ERA, Burnett allowed 12 runs in 2 2/3 innings. The Pirates lost, 12-3.
The Pirates dropped the first game of their three-game weekend road series, losing in 10-3 romp to the Philadelphia Phillies.
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Carlos Beltran’s three-run homer started New York’s rally from a seven-run deficit, Ruben Tejada finished it off with a sacrifice fly in the eighth inning and the Mets held off the Pittsburgh Pirates 9-8 on Thursday afternoon.