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Braves Complete Three Game Sweep Of Cardinals

Last updated on Monday, July 29, 2013

(Atlanta, GA) - In the National League, the Atlanta Braves finished a weekend sweep of the St. Louis Cardinals with a 5-2 win yesterday at Turner Field.

Carlos Beltran and starting pitcher Shelby Miller tied the game at 2-to-2 in the fifth inning with an RBI each.

The Braves responded in their next at bat with a game deciding three-run inning to earn their first sweep of the Cardinals in 10-years.

St. Louis, 60-and-42, leads the Pirates for first in the NL Central by a game and-a-half.

The Cardinals and Pirates start a three-game series tonight in Pittsburgh.

First pitch is at 7:05.

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