IN ST. LOUIS The Cubs may have 50 more wins in the all-time series, but the Cardinals have scored 50 more runs. Nearly a third of the games (701) have been one-run games going to either side, and a quarter were blowouts of five or more runs (599) to either team, while 44 percent were won by a 2-to-4-run margin.What happened in the Cubs'6-5 win over the Cardinals?
Trayce Thompson hit his first career grand slam and Ian Happ belted a go-ahead home run in the 9th in the Cubs' 6-5 win over the CardinalsWhat is the rivalry between the Cardinals and the Cubs?
The Cardinals–Cubs rivalry, also called the Route 66 rivalry and The I-55 rivalry, refers to the rivalry between the St. Louis Cardinals and Chicago Cubs of the National League (NL), one of the most bitter rivalries in Major League Baseball and in all of North American professional sports.How did the Cardinals win their 16th straight game?
Make it a very sweet 16 for the St. Louis Cardinals. Knizner scored the go-ahead run on Codi Heuer's wild pitch in the ninth inning, and the Cardinals beat the lowly Chicago Cubs 4-2 on Sunday for their 16th straight victory. “We did the little things,” manager Mike Shildt said, “the little things that help you win games.”