Odubel Herrera extended his on-base streak to 45 games with a two-run homer in the Phillies' win in St. Louis. He also had an RBI fielder's choice. After a 44-minute rain delay, the Cardinals came back on Tyler O'Neill's first career homer and Matt Carpenter's RBI double. But Scott Kingery tied the game with an RBI triple off Greg Holland in the eighth, and Jorge Alfaro slapped a pinch-hit infield single to plate the go-ahead run.
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