The St. Louis Cardinals played host to the Pittsburgh Pirates for a 3-game series finale at Busch Stadium on Thursday.
Pittsburgh gave the first blow scoring 4 runs in the top of the 5th but the Cards answered right back in the bottom of the 5th with 5 runs of their own.
The Pirates tied it up in the 8th and the game went to extra innings.
A scoreless 10th and 11th, then Matt Holliday stepped to the plate and belted a walk-off RBI single in the 12th to give the Cardinals a 6-5 victory and 2-1 series win over the NL Central leading Pittsburgh Pirates.
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