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Albert Pujols hits 698th homer, Reds drop close game in St. Louis

The Reds got off to a 4-1 lead in the top of the 5th, but that was short-lived. Albert Pujols hit career home run #698 in the bottom of the 6th inning to tie the game at 4. The Reds would take the lead back in the top of the 7th on a Kyle Farmer solo home run, but the Cardinals scored two runs right back in the bottom of the 7th on a poorly hit double from Nolan Arenado. That would prove to be the final score in a 6-5 defeat for the Reds.

St. Louis Cardinals 2016 Preview

This St. Louis Cardinals 2016 preview was co-authored by Mike Maffie and Nick Kirby. The Cardinals head into 2016 as the three-time defending champions in the NL Central. They won 100 games in 2015, a... Read More...