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Cubs, Cardinals Split Series

Last updated on Sunday, August 18, 2013

(Chicago, IL) - The St. Louis Cardinals and Chicago Cubs met up at Wrigley Field in Chicago for game number two of a three game series.

The Cubs blanked the Cardinals in game one 7-0 but in game two, the tables turned as the Cardinals won 4-0.

Joe Kelly picked up his fourth win of the season in the victory when he went six innings allowing four hits and added six strikeouts.

Yadier Molina blasted a two-run home-run registering half of the Cardinals runs.

Travis Wood received the loss for Cubs making him 7-10 on the year.

Nate Schierholtz was a bright spot for the Cubs recording two of their five hits.

The rubber match is Sunday at 2:20PM. Adam Wainwright will take the mound for the Cardinals and Edwin Jackson will face him starting for the Cubs.

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