Wainwright Wins His 10th, Cards Beat Mets 2-1
Adam Wainwright became Major League Baseball’s first ten game winner, pitching the Cardinals to a 2-1 win over the Mets on Thursday afternoon in New York. Wainwright pitched seven innings, allowing no runs to boost his season record to 10-3. Matt Carpenter supplied an RBI triple, while Allen Craig added a run scoring single in the 8th inning.
Cardinals closer Edward Mujica allowed a 9th inning home run to the Mets Marlon Byrd, then righted the ship to save his 19th game in 19 chances.