Chris Sale matched a major league record by striking out at least 10 in eight straight starts, and the Chicago White Sox outlasted the St. Louis Cardinals 2-1 in 11 innings Tuesday night on a hom
White Sox outlast Cardinals in 11
Tyler Flowers broke a 1-1 tie with an 11th-inning HR to end St. Louis' 6-game winning streak. Chicago SP Chris Sale struck out 12 over 8 innings, his 8th straight game with double-digit K's. Box score
White Sox, Cardinals headed for extras
Chris Sale struck out 12 over 8 innings and scored Chicago's only run, but he won't be around for the decision with the score tied at 1 entering the 10th. Randal Grichuk's HR is the only run St. Louis has scored. Follow live
White Sox pitcher Chris Sale has struck out at least 10 for the eighth straight game, matching the best run in major league history.
Sale reaches double-digit K's again
Chris Sale has 11 K's through 6 innings vs. the Cardinals, the 8th straight game he's had 10-plus. He joins Pedro Martinez as the only pitchers since 1900 to do that (via Elias). The game is tied 1-1 entering the 7th. Follow live
Frazier closes the gap between Carpenter
Todd Frazier of the host Cincinnati Reds has pulled to within 63,000 votes of the third baseman leader in Matt Carpenter of the St. Louis Cardinals. Frazier ranks second in the majors with 25 home runs. NL All-Star Voting
The St. Louis Cardinals placed right-handed reliever Matt Belisle on the 15-day disabled list with elbow inflammation, retroactive to June 28.
Holliday and Peralta getting votes in NL
The St. Louis Cardinals' Matt Holliday and Jhonny Peralta are on pace to be starters at the All-Star game. Holliday, who was placed on the DL on June 9th, is batting .303 on the season with a .417 on-base percentage. Peralta ranks first among major league shortstops with 84 hits and 11 home runs. NL All-Star Voting
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Power Rankings: Cardinals No. 1 for fifth-straight week
The Cardinals swept the Cubs to extend their NL Central lead to nine games and improve their winning percentage to .680 (51-24). Kolten Wong hit another double, and leads NL-second basemen in slugging. Power Rankings
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Power Rankings: Cards ... then the rest
The Baseball Tonight crew agrees that the 51-24 Cardinals reign in MLB. But an NL-Central rival is lurking.
After two rain delays totaling 2:29, the Cardinals came out swinging off of Cubs starter Jason Hammel.
Fans waited out scary weather delay
Hail started to fall in St. Louis, where the Cubs and Cardinals were delayed twice for a total of 109 minutes. Fans were evacuated from the stands and media were instructed to keep away from windows.
Carlos Martinez was stingy before and after a lengthy rain delay, and the St. Louis Cardinals hit a season-high six doubles to sweep the Chicago Cubs with a 4-1 victory Sunday night that extendin
Cardinals top Cubs for 6th straight win
St. Louis scored four runs on eight hits -- six of them doubles -- and weathered a nearly two-hour rain delay to sweep the Cubs with a 4-1 victory.
Cardinals seeing double
Six of St. Louis' 7 hits tonight have been doubles -- the most recent coming off the bat of Matt Carpenter. The Cardinals lead the Cubs 4-1 after the 5th. Watch live
Triple doubles give Cardinals the lead
Jhonny Peralta, Jason Heyward and Yadier Molina each doubled in the 4th inning to plate 2 runs and put St. Louis ahead 3-1 after 4 innings. Live on ESPN & WatchESPN
Cardinals start fast after rain delay
After a nearly two-hour delay, Xavier Scruggs knocked in Yadier Molina in the bottom of the 2nd to put the Cardinals on top of the visiting Cubs. Scruggs has 5 RBIs over his last 5 games. Live on ESPN & WatchESPN
Time to get back to your seats
The Cubs-Cardinals game was delayed by rain at the start, and again in the middle of the second inning, which is where things pick up as they restart play in soggy St. Louis. Watch live on ESPN/WatchESPN
Fans continue to wait out delay
Hail has started to fall in St. Louis, where the Cubs and Cardinals are delayed in the second inning due to severe weather. There has been no word yet on when the game could resume.
Scary weather in St. Louis
A tornado has touched down about 40 miles outside of St. Louis, as part of a massive storm that has delayed the Cubs-Cardinals game on ESPN. The stands have been evacuated and media has been told to stay away from the glass in the press box.
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Earned Run Average2.611st
Cardinals vs White Sox
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