(St. Louis, MO) In Major League Baseball Wednesday, Matt Carpenter hit the go ahead home run in the seventh inning to lift the St. Louis Cardinals over the Houston Astros 5-4 at Busch Stadium.
Carpenter's two-out, two-run shot in the bottom of-the-seventh was his ninth home run of the season and fourth off of left handed pitchers.
Matt Holliday had a pair of hits and two-RBIs for St. Louis.
The Cardinals and Cubs open a series at Wrigley Field tonight at 8:05.
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