Jedd Gyorko and Matt Carpenter both homered in the seventh inning as the St. Louis Cardinals clipped the Philadelphia Phillies 5-3. Marcell Ozuna and Matt Wieters hit solo shots in the second for St. Louis, which avoided a three-game sweep. The Redbirds begin a weekend series with the Chicago Cubs tonight at Busch Stadium.
Following an off day, the Cincinnati Reds open a weekend series with the Washington Nationals this evening. The next Reds on Radio broadcast will be the series finale Sunday, with pregame at 11:40 am on News Radio 95.3 FM/1230 AM WHOP.
The Atlanta Braves also return to action after an off day tonight as the Braves welcome the Detroit Tigers for an interleague series at Sun Trust Park.