St. Louis Cardinals defeat Florida Marlins, 6-5

MIAMI - For the second straight day the Cardinals received an offensive exorcism.

Wednesday night reminded the slumping team of the satisfaction gained from bludgeoning an opponent. Thursday afternoon they rediscovered the art of the comeback.

"We're not out of the woods," said manager Tony La Russa, "but we've got a better chance."

After trailing 4-1 and 5-3, the Cardinals used a three-run eighth inning to steal a 6-5 game and a three-game series from the Florida...