(CINCINNATI) - Colby Rasmus hit an RBI double in the top of the tenth inning to give the St. Louis cardinals an 8-7 win over the Cincinnati Reds.
The Cardinals had a 7-5 lead in the bottom of the ninth when Jerry Hairston Jr. and pinch-hitter Micah Owings hit solo home runs off St. Louis closer Ryan Franklin to tie it.
Chris Duncan drove in three runs for the Redbirds and Albert Pujols hit a solo homer, his twelfth of the season, as St. Louis avoided being swept in the three-game series.
Jay Bruce, Adam Rosales and Joey Votto also went deep for Cincinnati.
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