Carlos Beltran and Yadier Molina have been the experienced leaders of the Cardinals and Saturday, they led the team against Cliff Lee. Beltran homered and Molina went 3-4 as the Cardinals shut out the Phillies 5-0 Saturday evening.
Allen Craig led the team with 2 RBI’s in the game, while Molina picked up his 11th on the year. Beltran’s home run was his 12th RBI of the season.
Lance Lynn out-dueled former Cy Young winner Cliff Lee through 7 innings, allowing just one hit and striking out 8. Trevor Rosenthal and Mitchell Boggs each pitched a scoreless inning to finish out the game.
St. Louis takes on Philladelphia in the Sunday Night Game of the Week. The two teams start at 7pm. Pregame begins at 6:10pm on your home for the Cardinals in Mid-Missouri, ESPN 100.5 and total sports station 103.1 KTGR.