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18.04.2019 09:33
really bad, but the team saved me tonight.COMING ATTRACTION?Because of Tuesdays doubleheader, St. Louis needs a fill-in starter Antworten

NEW YORK -- Just shy of a year. Thats how long Jeurys Familias saves streak lasted -- until Yadier Molina ended it with one perfectly timed swing.Molina and pinch-hitter Kolten Wong each stroked an RBI double in the ninth inning, and the St. Louis Cardinals snapped Familias string of 52 straight saves in rallying to beat the New York Mets 5-4 on Wednesday night.A huge boost, Wong said. We needed this.Yoenis Cespedes hit a go-ahead homer off Adam Wainwright to cap a three-run comeback in the seventh that gave the Mets a 4-3 lead. But then Familia, who hadnt blown a regular-season save opportunity since July 30 last year, finally faltered.Jedd Gyorko drew a four-pitch walk with one out in the ninth and was replaced by pinch-runner Randal Grichuk. Molina hit the next pitch to deep center field, and Grichuk scored standing up to tie it.Molina was thrown out at third by Familia (2-2) on pinch-hitter Jeremy Hazelbakers comebacker, but Hazelbaker stole second and scored when Wong lined a double just inside the left-field line.That was probably one of the top, top things Ive experienced in a while, said Wong, who lost his everyday job at second base this season and got demoted to the minors last month. To see some kind of light at the end of the tunnel was definitely something I needed and something that Ive been wanting for long, long time.Familias franchise-record saves streak was the third-longest in major league history behind Tom Gordon (54) and Eric Gagne (84).They made good contact on my sinker, and I walked a guy and Molina came and jumped on the first pitch and thats it, said Familia, charged with three blown saves in last years World Series loss to Kansas City.Jonathan Broxton (3-2) tossed a scoreless eighth and Seung Hwan Oh got three quick outs for his sixth save.Including a split of Tuesdays doubleheader, St. Louis took two of three from the Mets in a matchup of NL wild-card contenders.Logan Verrett pitched seven efficient innings and slumping Neil Walker went 3 for 3 with a base on balls for the third-place Mets, who dropped 5 1/2 games behind NL East-leading Washington.This is a really tough one to take, manager Terry Collins said.Matt Holliday hit a two-run double off Verrett with two outs in the third, and Matt Adams followed with an RBI double that made it 3-1.Wainwright, who entered 3-0 in July with a major league-low 0.93 ERA, nursed that lead until the seventh -- repeatedly pitching out of trouble. He nearly did so again after striking out Curtis Granderson and Asdrubal Cabrera with runners at the corners.But then Travis dArnaud scored on a wild pitch and Cespedes, who fouled off three full-count offerings, socked a two-run homer off the facing of the second deck in left-center.It came on the 117th and final pitch from the 34-year-old Wainwright, who had not allowed a home run in just more than 66 innings since Washingtons Ryan Zimmerman connected on May 28. That was the longest streak in the majors this season.It was almost heartbreaking. For a moment it was. I was at my lowest of lows this season, Wainwright said. It was almost really bad, but the team saved me tonight.COMING ATTRACTION?Because of Tuesdays doubleheader, St. Louis needs a fill-in starter Saturday night in Miami. But manager Mike Matheny would not say whether the team was leaning toward promoting RHP Alex Reyes to make his major league debut. The 21-year-old Reyes, one of baseballs premier prospects, was removed from his Triple-A outing after three innings Tuesday -- perhaps to keep him available for Saturday. Left-handed reliever Tyler Lyons, who made 20 major league starts from 2013-15, also could be a candidate. Were not ruling out anything at this point, Matheny said.POWER OUTAGECardinals hitters were kept in the ballpark after the club homered in 17 consecutive games -- its longest streak since a team-record run of 19 in 2006.TRAINERS ROOMCardinals: 1B-OF Brandon Moss (sprained left ankle) is scheduled to begin a rehab assignment Thursday at Double-A Springfield, with All-Star INF Matt Carpenter (strained right oblique) not far behind. But neither has a defined timetable to return, Matheny said.Mets: 3B Jose Reyes received an injection and treatment for the ribcage strain on his left side. He is likely to be sidelined until at least Friday, Collins said, and Wilmer Flores will continue to fill in.UP NEXTCardinals: RHP Michael Wacha (5-7, 4.37 ERA) starts Thursday night in Miami against RHP Jose Fernandez (12-4, 2.54), who is 26-1 with a 1.47 ERA at Marlins Park.Mets: RHP Jacob deGrom (6-5, 2.73 ERA) looks to rebound from his worst start of the season Thursday afternoon against Colorado LHP Tyler Anderson (3-3, 3.56) in the opener of a four-game series. Ecco Scarpe Offerta .Y. -- Buffalo Bills coach Doug Marrone has drawn on his Syracuse connections once again by hiring Rob Moore to take over as receivers coach. Ecco Outlet Italia . Once again Jordan Cieciwa (@FitCityJordan) and I (@LynchOnSports) go head to head in our picks. Last weekend at UFC Fight Night 32 my #TeamLynch got the best of #TeamJC by a score of 9-6. Let us know which side youre on for UFC 167 use the hashtag #TeamLynch or #TeamJC on Twitter. . But when it comes to determining if Raymond will find a place on the Leafs roster when training camp concludes in a week, well, that decision will ultimately fall to the head coach. Ecco Scarpe Scontate . The Hall of Fame defenceman told Landsberg that he believes fighting still has a place in todays game, but thinks staged fighting needs be outlawed. Ecco Scarpe Saldi . Three came down to the fourth quarter while quarterbacks continued to shine in all four games; so important to the overall quality of the game. LONDON -- The English Premier Leagues north London rivals left it late to snatch points on Saturday, with Tottenham outdoing Arsenal with its comeback.Arsenal striker Olivier Giroud scored only his third Premier League goal of the season to retrieve a 1-1 draw at Manchester United.Tottenham forward Harry Kane, who missed almost two months through injury across September and October, scored twice in the closing minutes against West Ham to recover a 3-2 victory and end his teams seven-match winless run.Liverpool remained on top despite being held by Southampton to 0-0, but Manchester City was only behind on goal difference after winning at Crystal Palace 2-1.Chelsea, which plays Middlesbrough on Sunday, and Arsenal are two points behind the front-runners while Tottenham is a further point back in fifth.MANCHESTER UNITED 1, ARSENAL 1Arsenal manager Arsene Wengers winless run in competitive meetings with rival coach Jose Mourinho extended to 14 matches, but the Frenchman will probably not be too concerned with that after seeing his side escape with a point.Giroud scored an 89th-minute equalizer in a disappointing meeting between two English heavyweights. In a rare attack by the visitors, Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain reached the byline and crossed for his fellow substitute to head home at the far post with Arsenals first effort on target all match.Juan Matas 68th-minute goal put United ahead, the playmaker meeting a right-wing cut-back by Ander Herrera with a low, first-time shot into the corner.TOTTENHAM 3, WEST HAM 2Tottenham was the only unbeaten team in all four leagues in England thanks to Kanes late scoring exploits.Kane, the leagues top scorer last season, netted in the 89th minute and again in the first minute of stoppage time from the penalty spot as West Ham unraveled at White Hart Lane. There was still time for Winston Reid to be sent off after collecting his second yellow card for pushing Kane in the final seconds.Michail Antonio put West Ham ahead with a 24th-minute goal that was canceled out six minutes after halftime by Harry Winks on his first Premier League start. West Ham went back in front thankks to Manuel Lanzinis penalty, after Reid was fouled by Vincent Janssen.ddddddddddddCRYSTAL PALACE 1, MANCHESTER CITY 2Yaya Toure made an immediate impact on his return from his Manchester City exile.The Ivorian midfielder was a surprise inclusion in Pep Guardiolas starting XI, making his first league appearance of the season, and justified his selection by scoring goals in the 39th and 83rd minutes to bring City level on points with first-place Liverpool.Substitute Connor Wickhams 66th-minute goal briefly made it 1-1 but Palace slumped to a fifth successive defeat.WATFORD 2, LEICESTER 1Struggling champion Leicester conceded inside 33 seconds in its latest defeat before a Champions League fixture.After 12 games of its title defense, Leicester is languishing in 15th place in the 20-team league on 12 points -- two above the relegation zone. Claudio Ranieris side has already lost six times, double the number of defeats it had in the whole of last season.Leicesters fans started a rendition of Champions of England, youll never sing that at kickoff, only to see their team quickly fall behind when Etienne Capoue scored and then Roberto Pereyra extended Watfords lead in the 12th minute. Riyad Mahrez pulled one back from the penalty spot for Leicester, which plays Club Brugge on Tuesday.EVERTON 1, SWANSEA 1American manager Bob Bradley was denied a first win in charge of Swansea when Seamus Coleman scored an 89th-minute equalizer for Everton.Bradley became the first Swansea manager in the Premier League to fail to win in his first five games -- taking just two points from a possible 15 -- and the Welsh club dropped to last place, behind Sunderland. Victor Anichebes double and Jermain Defoes 150th Premier League goal gave Sunderland a 3-0 win against Hull.STOKE 0, BOURNEMOUTH 1Bournemouth won away for the first time this season and ended Stokes recent revival. Nathan Akes 26th-minute header was enough for Eddie Howes team to grab all three points and its first league win in four matches. ' ' '

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