News Sections
Cardinals Force Decisive Game Five In NLDS
Updated October 8, 2013 6:58 AM | Filed under: MLB
 Print    Archive    RSS

(Pittsburgh, PA) - The St. Louis Cardinals got another outstanding effort from rookie Michael Wacha in a 2-1 win over the Pittsburgh Pirates that forced a deciding game five of their National League Division Series.

Wacha took a no-hitter into the 8th inning, before Pedro Alvarez broke it up with a solo home run with one out.

Wacha allowed only one hit and a single walk in 7 1/3 innings. Trevor Rosenthal got the save for the Cardinals.

Matt Holliday hit a two-run homer off Pirates starter Charlie Morton for the only runs Wacha would need.

The two teams combined for just four hits.

The deciding game five is Wednesday in St. Louis.

« Previous Article
Next Article »

 Print    Archive    RSS

Have a question or comment about a news story? Send it to

Advertise with 1340 AM WBIW
Find more about Weather in Bedford, IN
Advertise with 1340 AM WBIW

1340 AM WBIW, Bedford's Place To Talk. Serving Lawrence and surrounding counties since 1948!

© 2018 Ad-Venture Media, Inc. All Rights Reserved. and Listen Live Powered by HPC

Advertise  |  Careers  |  Contests  |  About  |  Feedback  |  Public File