Cardinals 1, Braves 0
ST. LOUIS — Jaime Garcia pitched eight scoreless innings and had an RBI single to carry the Cardinals. Garcia struck out 11 as he topped the 100-strikeout mark for the third time in his career. He pitched out of a two-on, no-out jam in the fourth, striking out Freddie Freeman and Matt Kemp before getting Adonis Garcia to ground out. Freeman and Kemp, third and fourth in the Braves' lineup, were a combined 0-for-6 against Jaime Garcia with five strikeouts. Garcia's two-out single in the second drove in Matt Holliday.