Rick Ankiel slides home safely with an insurance run in the eighth inning. (AP)
By Matthew Leach / MLB.com
Brendan Ryan tripled over the head of Daniel Murphy, who slipped in left field, to lead off the eighth, and Rick Ankiel's third hit of the night drove him in with the go-ahead run. St. Louis got four innings of scoreless relief, capped by Ryan Franklin's third save in as many chances.
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