Bianchi's Single in 10th Lifts Brewers Over CardsST. LOUIS (AP) - Jeff Bianchi drove in two runs with a 10th-inning single up the middle, and the Milwaukee Brewers beat the St. Louis Cardinals 6-4 on Saturday night.
Joe Kelly (0-2) allowed runs for the first time in five appearances and took the loss. He allowed two hits and a walk in one inning for the Cardinals, who fell to 0-3 in extra-inning games.
John Axford (1-3) gave up one hit and two walks in 1 1-3 innings to earn the win. Axford struck out two, including pinch-hitter Daniel Descalso with the bases loaded to end a ninth-inning threat.
Jim Henderson worked a perfect inning for his eighth save in eight chances.
See other LocalSports news:Cards Hit 3 HRs, Top Reds, Move Closer to Playoffs
Coghlan HR Leads Cubs Over Dodgers, 8-7
Illinois Survives Texas State Scare 42-35
Purdue Beats Error-Prone Southern Illinois 35-13
Eastern Illinois Beats Austin Peay 63-7