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|Sharp Silva Stays Unbeaten, Leads Cubs Over Cards -- GAME 3 SUNDAY ON WGIL
|CHICAGO (AP) -- Carlos Silva won again, striking out a career-high 11 during seven dominant innings and pitching the Chicago Cubs past the St. Louis Cardinals 5-0 Saturday.
Silva (7-0) allowed just two hits and walked none. Matt Holliday was the only Cardinals' batter to reach base against Silva with a single in the second and a double in the seventh.
Mike Fontenot, playing for the injured Aramis Ramirez, hit a pair of triples. He also got hit by Cardinals reliever Blake Hawksworth in the eighth inning.
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Game 3 of the series between the Cubs and Cardinals can be heard Sunday beginning at 12:37pm on AM 1400 WGIL.