Cardinals 3, Red Sox 2
ST. LOUIS — Jon Jay hit an RBI single with two outs in the eighth inning to break a tie and lead the Cardinals to their third win in a row and fourth in the past five. The Red Sox have lost three in a row. Jay, who missed the previous five games with a wrist injury, blooped a hit to left off reliever Junichi Tazawa to bring in former Boston catcher A.J. Pierzynski with the winner. Reliever Pat Neshek picked up the win by striking out the side in the eighth.