The St. Louis Cardinals snapped a four-game losing streak on Tuesday afternoon by defeating the Chicago Cubs 7-6 at Wrigley Field. The Cards now begin a five-game road trip to California, starting with a two-game set against the San Francisco Giants. Jamie Garcia will take the mound for St. Louis in the opener. He'll be opposed by San Fran's 22-year old lefty Madison Bumgarner.
Garcia, a 25-year old lefty, enters at 2-2 with a 4.09 ERA and 1.48 WHIP. Bumgarner is 5-2 with a 2.80 ERA and 1.13 WHIP.
Game Date & Time: Wednesday, May 15, 9:15 p.m.
Location: AT&T Park, San Francisco, CA
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