Braves Complete Ninth Inning Comeback

Jonathan Grant | October 7th, 2019

The Atlanta Braves couldn’t get anything going against Adam Wainwright on Sunday evening. The veteran pitcher went 7 2/3 innings for the St. Louis Cardinals, allowing just four hits and six total runners, as he grinded the Braves into seeming submission.

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He had guarded a 1-0 lead the whole game, produced by Marcell Ozuna and Chris Carpenter, but in the end it did not hold up thanks to close Carlos Martinez blowing the save. Dansby Swanson doubled in the tying run and Adam Duvall, having quite the postseason, hit a single to drive in two more as the Braves held on to win 3-1 and move 2-1 up in the series.

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