Cardinals Split Mexico Series With 9-5 Win Over Reds

(Monterrey, Mexico)  Marcell Ozuna hit two home runs and Matt Carpenter connected for a tie-breaking drive in the seventh inning as the St. Louis Cardinals defeated the Cincinnati Reds 9-5 Sunday afternoon for a split of their two-game series in Mexico. Tyler O’Neill also homered for St. Louis.

The Cardinals are now 9-6 on the season while the Reds fall to 5-9. The Redbirds travel to Milwaukee on Monday to begin a three game series with the Brewers. Dakota Hudson will be on the mound for St. Louis. First pitch is scheduled for 6:40 p.m. Monday.