Newspaper article St Louis Post-Dispatch (MO)

Series Preview: Cardinals at Brewers

Newspaper article St Louis Post-Dispatch (MO)

Series Preview: Cardinals at Brewers

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SCOUTING REPORT * Coming of their sweep of the Pittsburgh Pirates, the Cardinals will travel to Milwaukee to face another division foe in a four-game set this weekend. The starting pitching appears to be on a roll while the offense continues to struggle, as the Cardinals won all three games against Pittsburgh by a 2-1 score.

In that Pirates series, the Cardinals earned their first three saves of the season. The first two went to Seung Hwan Oh, but in Wednesday's day-game finale manager Mike Matheny opted to go with Trevor Rosenthal less than 24 hours after Oh tossed 28 pitches and worked around a ninth inning jam.

Milwaukee is off to a decent start through the first couple of weeks thanks to the hot bat of Eric Thames. The outfielder leads the National League with seven home runs so far this season, a feat even more remarkable considering Thames spent the last three years playing in Korea. …

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