San Diego Padres vs St. Louis Cardinals baseball
SLP2002070105- ST. LOUIS, July 1 (UPI) -- St. Louis Cardinal Edgar Renteria reaches over to tag the sliding San Diego Padre Ramon Vazquez at second base in the first inning at Busch Stadium in St. Louis on July 1, 2002. Vazquez was safe on the play. rlw/bg/Bill Greenblatt UPI
Wrap-up of thoroughbred stakes action.
Garrett Jones put Pittsburgh in front with a two-run homer in the fifth Friday, and the Pirates pulled away for a 10-3 win over Arizona.
A two-run homer by Ramon Vazquez and a two-run double by Andrew McCutchen Friday pushed the Pittsburgh Pirates to a 7-4 decision over Florida.
Jason Jaramillo had two hits and four RBI Thursday to lead the Pittsburgh Pirates to an 11-6 win over the New York Mets.
Craig Monroe hit a three-run homer Monday to help the Pittsburgh Pirates post a 12-7 victory over the Washington Nationals.
Andy LaRoche and Ramon Vazquez had two RBI each Saturday to boost the Pittsburgh Pirates to an 8-6 win over Cincinnati.
Pudge Rodriguez homered twice and drove in four runs Saturday when Puerto Rico blasted Panama 7-0 in Pool D action at the World Baseball Classic.
Gerald Laird hit two two-run homers for Texas Sunday, leading the Rangers to an 8-4 win over the Toronto Blue Jays.
Ramon Vazquez hit a two-run double in the bottom of the ninth Tuesday to give the Texas Rangers an 11-10 win over the Seattle Mariners.
David Murphy hit a three-run, fourth-inning homer Sunday to help the Texas Rangers tip Baltimore 11-10.