Martinez Wins his 12th, Cardinals Pound out 19 Hits, Beat Mets 8-1

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Carlos Martinez pitched another gem of a game on Wednesday night at Busch Stadium, a Cardinals 8-1 thumping of the New York Mets. Martinez pitched eight strong innings, allowing just one run to win his 12th game of the season. The Cardinals offense pounded out a season high 19 hits, including home runs from Matt Carpenter, Randal Grichuk and Stephen Piscotty.