Adam Wainwright had struggled to an 0-3 start for the St. Louis Cardinals. He started his turn-around in Milwaukee last night and held his own cause with the bat in a 6-3 Cardinals victory over the Brewers.
Wainwright clubbed a two run home run in the third inning, then added a two run single in the fourth, driving in four of the Cardinals six runs.
On the mound, Wainwright held the Brewers to a pair of runs on six hits while striking out nine over five innings.
Wily Peralta (3-1), off to a 3-0 start this season, departed after four innings, surrendering all six runs on nine hits. He walked only one, but failed to record a strikeout. [Read more…]