Jupiter, FL (SportsNetwork.com) - Xavier Scruggs highlighted a seven-run sixth
inning with a three-run double as the St. Louis Cardinals shut out the Atlanta
Braves, 11-0, in Grapefruit League action.
The Cardinals were already ahead 4-0 when they turned the game into a rout
with the sixth-inning outburst.
Matt Carpenter had two hits and an RBI, while Matt Holliday, Yadier Molina and
Jhonny Peralta each doubled in a run.
St. Louis starter Lance Lynn recorded 10 strikeouts and allowed only one hit
in four innings.
Freddy Garcia threw the first four innings for Atlanta and gave up four runs
-- three earned -- on six hits and a walk.
The Braves had only three hits and committed three errors.