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NEW YORK — At one point in the ninth inning, the umpires and grounds crew at Citi Field couldn't decide whether or not to postpone the game because of rain, whether or not to put a tarp over the infield, whether or not to cave to the demands from players to finish the game or protect the infield from the persisting precipitation.
Shortstop has first extra-base hit and run batted in since May 19.
Shortstop entered the game in a 3-for-43 nosedive at the plate and was 0-for-3 Thursday before his two-run homer in the seventh helped the Cardinals beat the Reds 3-1.
After sputtering for most of May, the St. Louis Cardinals are running past opponents.
ARLINGTON, TEXAS — In the clubhouse hours before it happened, Cardinals manager Mike Shildt leaned forward toward his desk and pointed to the exact spot in the Rangers’ lineup that, if the game went as hoped, Andrew Miller would be waiting to face in the seventh inning.
It had been 10 days since he saw his name in the starting lineup and more than two weeks since he got to stretch his legs in center as the starter in consecutive games.
ARLINGTON, TEXAS — An early dusting of runs wasn't enough for the Cardinals, not when they didn't find a way to add on and the bullpen failed to hold on.