Cardinals beat Redbirds in Battle of the Birds

Cardinals & Redbirds reflect after Battle of the Birds
Ozuna hits 3-run HR as Cardinals beat Redbirds in Battle of the Birds

MEMPHIS (KAIT) - A sellout crowd of 10,442 watched the 10th edition of the Battle of the Birds. Marcell Ozuna hit a three-run homer as the Cardinals held off the Redbirds 6-3 Monday night.

Michael Wacha & Adam Wainwright were on the bump for St. Louis and Memphis respectively. Adolis Garcia gave the AAA affiliate an early 1-0 lead with an RBI single.

The Cardinals open the season Thursday in Milwaukee (1:10pm first pitch). The Redbirds will open at home on April 4th.

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