It took 11 innings but the Cardinals were able to get the win against the Phillies 4-3.
The Phillies got on the board first with a Galvis RBI double in the first. The Cardinals tied the game in the second on a Grichuk solo home run. The Phillies scored two run in the sixth on two solo home runs by Herrera and Galvis. The Cardinals tied the game at three in the top of the ninth on a Gyorko two run home run. The Cardinals took the lead on a Grichuk RBI double in the eleventh.
Neither starting pitcher was a factor in the decision. Cardinals starting pitcher Wainwright gave up 3 runs on 5 hits while striking out 5 and walking 2 over 6 innings. Oh got the win in relief. Phillies starting pitcher Morgan gave up 1 run on 5 hits while striking out 3 and walking 2 over 6 innings. Herrmann took the loss in relief.
The Cardinals continue their series with the Phillies today at 6:05. Coverage starts at 5:10 on 98.9 The Game.