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Cubs edge out Cardinals in 7-6 victory

The Friendly Confines have not been too kind to the Chicago Cubs lately. Entering Friday afternoon's game against the St. Louis Cardinals, the Cubs were 6-13 in July at Wrigley Field and had gone 0-4-1 in their last five series at home. The task would seem to become even more daunting against the Cardinals, even though St. Louis entered with a season-long three-game losing streak. In a see-saw contest, the Cubs managed to hold on for a 7-6 victory in front of the largest crowd of the season at Wrigley Field -- 41,534. The Cardinals struck with three unearned runs in the first inning. Matt Carpenter led off with a single and Matt Holliday delivered a one-out base hit. Matt Adams was ...

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