Cardinals beat Braves 6-3

The 2011 World Series champions will continue their attempt to defend their title. The St. Louis Cardinals defeated the Atlanta Braves 6-3 in Friday's NL wild card game. The Cardinals will play the Washington Nationals in the divisional round. AP video. (Oct. 5)

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