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MLB Game Summary - NY Yankees at St. Louis



(Tuesday, May 27th)

Final Score: St. Louis 6, NY Yankees 0

St. Louis, MO (SportsNetwork.com) - Lance Lynn threw his first career complete game, a five-hit shutout to lead the St. Louis Cardinals to a 6-0 win over the New York Yankees on Tuesday night.

Lynn (6-2) threw 77 of his 126 pitches for strikes, walking three and striking out two. The right-hander, making his 75th career start, retired Yangervis Solarte, Alfonso Soriano and Brian Roberts on 10 pitches in the ninth inning.

"I was able to mix my pitches well," Lynn said. "It was definitely one to remember. I enjoyed it and to do it against the Yankees is exciting."

Yankees manager Joe Girardi didn't think Lynn did much out of the ordinary.

"Fastball, curveball mostly, movement on both sides of the plate," he said. "I thought we squared some balls up and had some chances, we just didn't do it."

Matt Holliday and Allen Craig ended long homerless droughts with solo shots for the Cardinals, who improved to 10-3 in their last 13 games.

The Yankees had a three-game winning streak snapped. They won the opener of the three-game series 6-4 in 12 innings on Monday in the first meeting between the two fabled teams in nine years.

David Phelps (1-2) took the loss after giving up five runs -- three earned -- on eight hits and two walks in six innings, striking out five. The righty fell to 1-2 in five games since moving to the starting rotation this month.

St. Louis took a 4-0 lead in the third inning, scoring the first run on Matt Adams' ground-rule double. The other three runs came home on errors: Derek Jeter's wide throw to first base on Craig's broken-bat grounder that Kelly Johnson dropped, and second baseman Roberts' two-run error when he let Jhonny Peralta's grounder get through.

Soriano came close to robbing Craig at the right-field wall in the fifth, but the ball hit off his glove. Craig's homer, his first since May 9, came on the eighth pitch of an at-bat on a 3-2 changeup and gave the Cardinals a 5-0 lead.

Holliday homered for the first time since April 28 against Milwaukee, sending an Alfredo Aceves fastball over the center-field wall leading off the seventh inning for his third of the season.

Game Notes

It was Craig's fifth homer of the season ... The Yankees are 5-3 against the Cardinals in the regular season, but St. Louis has won three of their five World Series meetings ... Yankees first baseman Mark Teixeira missed a second straight game because of a sore wrist.

05/28 01:52:05 ET

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NBA
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CLE 110
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PHO 22
OKC 9
 
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CSOU 81
 
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CHAT 86
 
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BRY 77
CCST 69
 
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CCAR 69
 
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DEL 58
 
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HIGH 75
 
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TEMPL 66
HOU 54
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JVST 57
 
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UWMIL 61
 
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MSU 90
MINN 96
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RFLSH 63
MNTER 60
 
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OSU 81
NEB 57
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MAST 67
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NE 65
 
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LIB 80
RAD 69
 
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FD 85
SHU 90
 
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UNCG 81
SAMF 67
 
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LIU 69
Terriers 74
 
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TENN 65
VANDY 73
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RMU 91
WAGN 59
 
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FUR 53
WCU 49
 
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IUPUI 71
WILL 66
 
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CAMP 65
WINT 50
 
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MERC 72
WOFF 76
 
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APP 58
GSOUT 77
 
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CHAR 65
 
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MURST 65
EILL 57
 
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MARS 87
FIU 69
 
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WKENT 71
FATL 68
 
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ILLCH 67
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ORU 74
NDST 58
 
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NDAK 75
NARZ 85
 
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RICE 54
ODU 63
 
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MON 60
RIDE 63
 
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PEAY 64
SIUE 61
 
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LATU 77
UTEP 60
Final
SMISS 70
TXSA 66
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TENNM 69
 
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CHIST 74
GRCN 70
 
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UMKC 69
WLVRN 50
 
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SALA 57
LAMON 75
 
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ARKST 81
TXARL 80
 
Final
ARKLR 92
UGST 83
 
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TXST 67
TROY 61
 
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COL 54
ARZ 82
 
2nd
PURD 86
RUTG 73
 
Final
MEM 57
SMU 66
 
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NCOL 77
SUTAH 64
 
2nd
MORE 86
TENT 70
 
Final
EWASH 92
MNTST 68
 
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PORT 41
BYU 36
 
2nd
CSNO 39
CSFU 41
 
Half
IDAHO 24
MONT 33
 
2nd
SCU 26
PAC 31
 
2nd
UCSB 39
UCD 36
 
2nd
CPSL 36
UCI 50
 
1st
UTAH 23
ARST 9
 
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1st
USF 0
GAELS 5
 
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Final
NYR 4
ARI 3
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CLB 2
MON 5
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BUF 6
VAN 3
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FLA 0
CHI 3
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TOR 3
PHI 2
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WIN 1
STL 2
3rd
NAS 2
MIN 4
 
1st
SJS 1
DET 0
 
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LOS 0
OTT 0