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Los Angeles Dodgers shortstop Rafael Furcal tags out Chicago Cubs' Ryan Theriot as he tries to steal second base during the fourth inning at Wrigley Field in Chicago on May 30, 2009. (UPI Photo/Brian Kersey)
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St. Louis shortstop Rafael Furcal will have reconstructive elbow surgery that could keep him out of the lineup for eight months, the Cardinals said Thursday.
Consecutive home runs by Allen Craig and Yadier Molina during a six-run sixth inning Friday launched the St. Louis Cardinals to an 8-5 victory over Cincinnati.
Jon Jay singled in the tying run in the fifth Wednesday and then scored on a wild pitch in helping push the St. Louis Cardinals to a 4-2 victory over Houston.
Yadier Molina's two-run double in the fifth inning put St. Louis ahead Saturday and the Cardinals turned back a late Pittsburgh rally for a 5-4 victory.
Home runs by David Freese and Allen Craig, along with a two-run triple from Rafael Furcal Wednesday, powered St. Louis to a 5-2 win over Arizona.
Juan Pierre beat out an infield hit to score Jimmy Rollins with the game-winning run in the 11th inning Sunday, handing Philadelphia an 8-7 win over St. Louis.
Mike Carpenter supplied a pinch-hit, two-run single in the sixth inning Monday to break the game open and boost the St. Louis Cardinals past San Francisco 8-2.
Rafael Furcal's 12th-inning single chased home Joe Kelly with the winning run Wednesday, boosting St. Louis to a 3-2 triumph over the Los Angeles Dodgers.
Adam Wainwright picked up the win and a pair of RBI Tuesday in the St. Louis Cardinals' 8-2 triumph over the Los Angeles Dodgers.
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