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"Heart, guts and cajones" - Mike Shildt
Mookie Betts is good #analysis
And the Cards lead 1-0 in the top of the first after Edman scores on a wild pitch.
Mookie Betts schmokes one that Sosa can't handle at short. Ruled a base hit. One on, no outs.
Seager strikes out looking, and Waino has his first K of the night.
Whew, Justin Turner smacks one right back at Waino, but the gold glover snags it. Cards lead 1-0 after the first.
Harrison Bader works a one-out walk. More speed on the basepaths in the top of the second. Waino's bunting.
Waino works a full count before getting the bunt down. Cardinals are making Scherzer work. Two outs, Bader on second.
Edmans pops out to left. Cards still lead 1-0, headed to the bottom of the second.
Web gem, Tommy Edman. Great sliding play in the hole, throws out Will Smith (not that one)
Another full count for a Cardinals hitter, and Goldschmidt smacks a single to right field. Scherzer has recorded six outs and thrown 49 pitches.
Cards go K, fielder's choice, groundout after the Goldschmidt single. Still, Scherzer is laboring. Off to the bottom of the third. 1-0 Cards.
The curious case of Cody Bellinger and his .542 OPS leads off the bottom of the third.
And Wainwright walks Bellinger to lead off the third.
Waino goes 3-1 on Scherzer before Scherzer gets the bunt down. Bellinger on second with one out.