(KFVS) - The St. Louis Cardinals began a three games series against the San Diego Padres on Monday evening, June 11.
Jack Flaherty started for the Cardinals and the Padres had Jordan Lyles.
Jose Martinez and Marcell Ozuna both hit two-run home runs.
Cory Spangenberg hit a home run for the Padres.
Hunter Renfroe drove in a run on a fielder's choice in the eighth to make it 4-2 Cardinals.
Jed Gyorko his a solo home run in the eighth to make it 5-2 St. Louis.
Bud Norris shuts the door and gets his 13th save on the season as the Cardinals win it 5-2.
The St. Louis Cardinals have signed their first-round draft pick in the 2018 Major League Baseball First-Year Player Draft, third baseman 18-year-old Nolan Gorman. He will begin his career at Johnson City. Gorman is a native of Phoenix, Arizona.
He was taken 19th overall in the draft.