Cardinals fall the Mets 6-5 in extra innings

Cardinals fall the Mets 6-5 in extra innings
The St. Louis Cardinals begin a three-game interleague series against the Cleveland Indians on Monday, June 25 at Busch Stadium. (Source: KFVS)

ST. LOUIS, MO (KFVS) - The St. Louis Cardinals host the New York Mets in a matchup of two first-place teams.

The Cardinals start off strong with a two-run homer from Tommy Pham.

Luke Weaver pitched well through four innings and even nabbed an RBI, however, Weaver gave up a three-run blast in the 5th to Yoenis Céspedes.

After tying the game in the 8th, Mets' Jay Bruce hit a home run off of Matt Bowman to seal the win for New York.

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