Yelich powers Marlins past Cardinals 5-2

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St. Louis Cardinals Greg Garcia tosses his bat as he pops up to end the game against the Oakland Athletics at Busch Stadium on August 28, 2016 in St. Louis. Oakland won the game 7-4. Photo by Bill Greenblatt/UPI

ST. LOUIS (AP) _ Christian Yelich hit a three-run homer, Jose Urena tossed five solid innings and the Miami Marlins beat the St. Louis Cardinals 5-2 on Tuesday.

JT Riddle added a two-run single for the Marlins, who had dropped five of six. Dee Gordon had three hits, and Giancarlo Stanton reached three times.

Greg Garcia hit a two-run homer for St. Louis, which lost for just the second time in seven games. Matt Carpenter had two hits.