Cardinals beat Rockies to add to first place lead

Cardinals beat Rockies to add to first place lead

ST. LOUIS (KFVS) - Cardinals Pitcher Adam Wainwright pitched into the 8th and also added three hits to lead first place St. Louis to a 3-2 win Wednesday night over the Colorado Rockies.

With the win and the Pirates loss, St. Louis increased it's first place lead to two games over Pittsburgh.

Yadier Molina set a single season Cardinals record for doubles by a catcher with his 41st.

St. Louis 1st baseman Matt Adams left the game early with right elbow soreness.

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