CARDS EDGE CUBS IN SERIES OPENER AT BUSCH

Miles Mikolas scattered 7 hits over 7 shutout innings Friday night at Busch Stadium in St Louis leading the Cardinals to a 3-2 win over the Chicago Cubs in the opener of their three game series. Tommy Pham provided the scoring with a three run homer off Cub starter and loser Jose Quintana. Bud Norris picked up the save for the Redbirds despite allowing 2 runs in the top of the ninth. The win was the third in a row for the Cards and the loss the third in a row for the Cubs. The series continues Saturday afternoon with Tyler Chatwood pitching for the Cubs and Luke Weaver for the Cardinals. You can catch the action on Lite 103 WAKO beginning with the pre-game show at 12:40p.m. Central Time 1:40 Eastern.