Cardinals Vs. Diamondbacks Final Score: St. Louis Downs Arizona 7-2

The St. Louis Cardinals won their fourth straight game on Wednesday by defeating the Arizona Diamondbacks 7-2. The Cards scored four in the ninth inning to make what was a one-run game a blowout. The win improves St. Louis to 20-11, while Arizona falls to 14-18.

Kyle Lohse improved to 5-1 on the season by allowing one run and seven hits through five innings. Jason Motte earned the save, his sixth of the year.

Shortstop Rafael Furcal went 4-for-5 on the day, and is now hitting .361 on the season. Left fielder Matt Holliday went 2-for-4 with two RBI. Third baseman David Freese went 3-for-4 with a walk.

St. Louis had 15 hits on the night.

For more news and updates from around the MLB, drop by Baseball Nation with Rob Neyer, or dig deeper into the stats at Beyond the Box Score. Also, check out the team blogs Viva El Birdos and AZ Snake Pit.

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