Pirates Cruise Past Cards To Extend NL Central Lead
8/15/2013 6:01:45 AM
By Mike Cocquit
Francisco Liriano went the distance as the Pirates cruised to a 5-1 win over the Cardinals in the middle of a three-game series at Busch Stadium. Carlos Beltran plated the lone run for the Redbirds, who had won their previous two. Shelby Miller allowed five runs, three earned, in six frames as he slipped to 11-and-8. The Cards and Bucs end the series today.