August 5, 2017

St. Louis Cardinals blast way past Cincinnati Reds

CINCINNATI — Paul DeJong hit a two-run homer and Lance Lynn allowed one run on three hits through six innings, lifting the St. Louis Cardinals to a 4-1 victory over the Cincinnati Reds on Saturday night at Great American Ball Park.

Atlanta Braves race past Miami Marlins

ATLANTA — Mike Foltynewicz struck out a career-high 11 batters and Freddie Freeman drove in four runs as the Atlanta Braves defeated the Miami Marlins 7-2 on Saturday at SunTrust Park.