ST. LOUIS, MO (KAIT) - The Cardinals used great pitching and a couple of big home runs to top the Chicago Cubs in game one of the National League Division Series on Friday night.
St. Louis shutout the Cubs by the final score of 4-0. A pair of home runs by Tommy Pham and Stephen Piscotty pulled the Redbirds away gave them an important early lead in the MLB playoffs opening round.
John Lackey got the win, Jon Lester got the loss in the bout.
The two teams will do battle again on Saturday at 4:30 pm from Busch Stadium in St. Louis.
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