NATIONAL LEAGUE FINALS
September 6, 2012Eastern Indiana Sports
Final Score: Philadelphia 6, Cincinnati 2
Cincinnati, OH (Sports Network) - Roy Halladay spun 7 1/3 innings of one-run ball Wednesday, as the Philadelphia Phillies downed the Cincinnati Reds, 6-2, in the finale of a three-game set at Great American Ball Park. Halladay (9-7) scattered eight hits and walked one with five strikeouts to earn his third consecutive winning decision.
Final Score: New York 6, St. Louis 2
St. Louis, MO (Sports Network) - Ike Davis clubbed a three-run home run and R.A. Dickey pitched effectively into the seventh inning, as the New York Mets downed the St. Louis Cardinals, 6-2, in the finale of a three-game series Wednesday at Busch Stadium.
Final Score: Washington 9, Chicago 1
Washington, DC (Sports Network) - One night after blasting a franchise-record six home runs, the Washington Nationals did it again on Wednesday, en route to a 9-1 drubbing of the Chicago Cubs in the third installment of a four-game series.
Final Score: Pittsburgh 6, Houston 3
Pittsburgh, PA (Sports Network) - Kevin Correia tossed six solid innings and Brock Holt knocked in a pair of runs to lead the Pittsburgh Pirates past the Houston Astros, 6-3, in the rubber match of a three-game series at PNC Park. Correia (10-8), who got the start in place of an injured Jeff Karstens, allowed one run on four hits and a walk for his first win since Aug. 8.
Final Score: Atlanta 1, Colorado 0
Atlanta, GA (Sports Network) - Mike Minor worked seven scoreless innings to guide the Atlanta Braves past the Colorado Rockies, 1-0, in the middle test of a three-game set at Turner Field. Minor (8-10), who carried a no-hitter into the seventh, allowed just one hit and struck out seven while walking four.
Final Score: Milwaukee 8, Miami 5
Miami, FL (Sports Network) - Rickie Weeks blasted a pair of two-run homers and scored three runs to help lead the Milwaukee Brewers to an 8-5 win over the Miami Marlins in the third contest of a four-game series. Corey Hart went 2- for-4 with a two-run homer and four RBI.
Final Score: San Diego 4, Los Angeles 3
Los Angeles, CA (Sports Network) - Carlos Quentin hit a go-ahead, seventh- inning sacrifice fly on Wednesday and the San Diego Padres downed the Los Angeles Dodgers, 4-3, in the rubber match of a three-game series. Chase Headley, the NL Player of the Month for August, went 2-for-5 with an RBI double.
Final Score: Arizona 6, San Francisco 2
San Francisco, CA (Sports Network) - Trevor Cahill took a no-hitter into the seventh inning on Wednesday and the Arizona Diamondbacks topped the San Francisco Giants, 6-2, in the finale of a three-game series at AT&T Park.