The St. Louis Cardinals beat the Washington Nationals 4-3. Lance Lynn was the winning pitcher and went to 4-0 on the season. Tony Cruz, starting for the resting Yadier Molina at catcher, drove in two runs and Lynn doubled in a run for St. Louis. Nationals star outfielder Bryce Harper was pulled from the game when he didn't hustle out a ground ball in the bottom of the 6th inning by Washington first year manager Matt Williams.
The Chicago Cubs knocked off the Cincinnatti Reds 8-4. Edwin Jackson notched the win for the Cubbies. Wellington Castillo and Darwin Barney both hit two run homers for the Cubs.
In another overtime thriller, The St. Louis Blues beat the Chicago Blackhawks 4-3 in their Round 1 NHL playoff action. The Blues lead the best-of-seven series 2-0.
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