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M’s Fall Hard To Drop Series In St. Louis

Steve Overbey, Associated Press
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Erasmo Ramirez reacts after allowing the third run of the fourth inning against the St. Louis Cardinals (Photo by Dilip Vishwanat/Getty Images)

Erasmo Ramirez reacts after allowing the third run of the fourth inning against the St. Louis Cardinals (Photo by Dilip Vishwanat/Getty Images)

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ST. LOUIS (AP) — Yadier Molina broke out of a slump with a home run and three singles as Shelby Miller and the St. Louis Cardinals remained tied for first place in the NL Central with a 12-2 win Sunday over the Seattle Mariners.

Matt Adams also homered as St. Louis won for the seventh time in nine games and kept pace with Pittsburgh. Both teams are 87-62 with 13 games remaining.

Miller (14-9) gave up one earned run and three hits in five innings. He became the first St. Louis rookie to reach 14 wins in a season since Dick Hughes won 16 in 1967.

Molina’s second-inning homer off Erasmo Ramirez (5-2) snapped an 0-for-15 skid. Molina scored three times and raised his batting average to .317.

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