Cubs edge Cardinals

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Updated: August 10, 2013

St. Louis, MO (Sports Network) – Nate Schierholtz’s RBI single in the ninth
inning proved to be the winner as the Chicago Cubs took a 6-5 win over the
St. Louis Cardinals in the second of three from Busch Stadium.

Darwin Barney tied the game with a two-run double in the eighth while
Welington Castillo hit a solo home run and drove in two for the Cubs, who have
won three of their last four.

Carlos Villanueva pitched six innings in the start and gave up four runs on
seven hits. Blake Parker (1-1) got the win for tossing a scoreless seventh
inning.

Matt Holliday clubbed a pair of homers and finished with four RBI, while
Carlos Beltran added a run-scoring double for the Cardinals, who have lost
four straight.

Michael Wacha went five innings in the start and was changed with two runs on
five hits. Trevor Rosenthal (1-3) was handed the loss for giving up three runs
in the eighth.