Randal Grichuk pitted the Cardinals with a three-run homer in the seventh inning and drove in five runs by leading San Luis to a 10-4 win over the Arizona Diamondbacks on Thursday.
Arizona won 3-2 with two outs in the seventh inning when emergent Luke Voit hit a one-off double against reliever Ruby De La Rosa (0-1). Matt Carpenter received an intentional passport and Grichuk sent the slider in a 1-2 count to the stands behind the left field.
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De La Rosa loaded with the loss in labor of an entrance in which it allowed two races, three hits and two walks, without strikeouts.
Tommy Pham contributed a two-run single against Panamanian Randall Delgado in the eighth. Grichuk continued with a two-run double and crossed the plate with a single from Stephen Piscotty.
Lance Lynn (6-5) clinched the win by allowing three runs and four hits in six innings, striking out seven and negotiating a passport. St. Louis took two of three of the series in front of the Diamondbacks, who were trying to win a series for the seventh consecutive time.
For the Cardinals, the Venezuelan Jose Martinez of 5-1 with an annotated race and two produced.
For the Diamondbacks, Venezuelans Gregor Blanco 4-2 with scored and produced, David Peralta 4-0, and Ildemaro Vargas 1-0. Ketel Marte 3-1 with a touchdown.