MLB: St. Louis 7, Los Angeles 6

Sept. 12, 2004 at 8:34 PM

LOS ANGELES, Sept. 12 (UPI) -- Larry Walker had two homers and three RBI Sunday to pace the St. Louis Cardinals to a 7-6 victory over the Los Angeles Dodgers.

Walker was 4-for-5 with three runs scored for the NL Central leading Cardinals, who ended a three-game losing streak.

Jayson Werth had a two-run homer and scored twice for the NL West leading Dodgers, who had a five-game winning streak halted.

Steve Finley added a pair of hits and RBI for Los Angeles.

Edwin Jackson (2-1) suffered the loss, allowing one run on one hit in two innings of work.

Chris Carpenter (15-5) got the win, despite yielding six runs on eight hits in five innings.

The Cardinals bullpen combined to work four innings on one-hit ball with Jason Isringhausen recording the final four outs for his 41st save of the season.

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