St. Louis Cardinals defeat Chicago Cubs, 8-2

CHICAGO • They didn't talk of redemption.

Instead, the Cardinals breathed a heavy sigh of relief after rescuing what would have been a crushing loss with a third baseman's rescued weekend.

After shifting from a troubled performance Friday to a lost start Saturday, Felipe Lopez allowed the Cardinals to escape Chicago on Sunday night with a 4-3, 11-inning win over the Chicago Cubs. Lopez, unable to get a ball out of the infield in 10 previous plate appearances in the s...