Cards drop finale to Rangers after three hour delay.
Mon, 24 Jun 2013 21:59:00 GMT —
Ian Kinsler singled in the tiebreaking run in the seventh inning after the Rangers knocked 10-game winner Adam Wainwright out of the game. and Texas completed a soggy three-game sweep. Cardinals with
The finale of Texas' first visit to Busch Stadium since losing Games 6 and 7 of the 2011 World Series was delayed three hours by heavy rain.
Less than half of a near-capacity crowd stuck around for the 10 pm first pitch.
Rookie Nick Tepesch had a resurgent outing for Texas, allowing a run on four hits in 5 2-3 innings after surrendering 11 runs in 8 2-3 innings the previous two outings.
Kinsler and David Murphy had two hits apiece for the Rangers.