St. Louis Cardinals outfielder Matt Holliday and catcher Yadier Molina combined for nine RBIs in the their 10-7 win over the Kansas City Royals. Holliday went 4-for-5 including a home run and five RBIs; while Molina also hit a home run while going 2-for-4 with four RBIs.
The Cardinals got to Royals starter Bruce Chen early as he only lasted 1.2 innings and in that time he allowed six runs, seven hits and a pair of home runs before getting pulled for Nate Adcock. By the time Chen was out the Royals trailed 6-2, but they crawled back in the game and took a 7-6 lead heading into the bottom of the seventh inning.
The Cardinals came back to score three runs in the bottom of the seventh when Holliday hit a RBI single and Molina contributed the other run on a RBI single.
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