The Cardinals scored four times in the ninth and twice in the 10th to earn an 8-7 victory over the Marlins in Miami Monday night. Yadier Molina tied the game with a two-run homer in the ninth (his 11th HR of the year). Victor Marte earned the win – he’s now 2-and-1. Jason Motte notched his 15th save for the Cards. Miami closer Heath Bell surrendered four runs in the 9th inning.
Cards manager Mike Matheny on the comeback win:
Marlins manager Ozzie Guillen says this is one of the toughest losses of the season:
The two teams square off again tonight at Marlins Park – at 6:10 pm. The starters: Kyle Lohse (6-2) for the Cards against Carlos Zambrano (4-5) for the Marlins.