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|Molina Hits Grand Slam as Cards Beat Brewers
|MILWAUKEE (AP) -- Yadier Molina's grand slam capped a six-run eighth inning and the St. Louis Cardinals beat the Milwaukee Brewers 8-6 on Monday.
It was 2-all in the eighth when an error by Brewers third baseman Casey McGehee on a hard grounder by Albert Pujols helped St. Louis break away. Matt Holliday singled home the go-ahead run.
The Cardinals won for the third time in four games. They began the day trailing NL Central leader Cincinnati by seven games.
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