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Freese And Jay Lead Streaking Cardinals Past Giants

Last updated on Tuesday, August 7, 2012

(St. Louis, MO) - David Freese and Jon Jay drove in two runs apiece as the St. Louis Cardinals won their fourth game in a row, defeating the San Francisco Giants 8-2.

Carlos Beltran added a solo home run, his 26th of the season, to back Redbirds starter Jake Westbrook.

Westbrook went six innings allowing two runs on seven hits in moving to 11-8 on the season.

Westbrook gave up solo homers to Angel Pagan and Buster Posey.

Giants starter Matt Cain allowed five runs to take the loss, falling to 10-5 as San Francisco has a three-game winning streak come to an end.

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